Irving M. Einhorn is Of Counsel in Freeman Mathis & Gary’s Hermosa Beach office. He is one of the firm’s trial attorneys with extensive SEC litigation expertise in state and federal court, as well as mediation, arbitration and appellate work.
Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Einhorn joined the Securities and Exchange Commission's Chicago Regional office as a staff attorney. He was promoted to the position of Branch Chief- Enforcement and later to the position of Senior Trial Counsel where he was responsible for all litigation conducted by that office. Mr. Einhorn later transferred to the Commission's headquarters in Washington, D.C. where he served as Assistant Chief Trial Attorney with the Division of Enforcement's Trial Unit. In this position he was responsible for prosecuting the Commission's most sensitive and complex cases. He was soon appointed to the position of Regional Administrator of the Securities and Exchange Commission's Los Angeles office. In this position Mr. Einhorn supervised a staff of over 100 persons engaged in performing the Commission's enforcement and regulatory responsibilities in the states of Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii and California.
Eventually, Mr. Einhorn resigned from the SEC and joined Pacific Brokerage Services, Inc., a member of the New York Stock Exchange, as Executive Vice President and General Counsel before eventually starting his own private practice. Mr. Einhorn has also served as an expert witness in a number of securities cases.