After the collapse of the economy in 2008, which lead to the Great Recession, people lost their faith in the stock market and investing and withdrew their money out of fear of losing their life savings. Hall Capital Partners LLC are working to establish credibility in the financial industry by utilizing Helane Morrison, their Chief Compliance Officer whom addresses the issues of the past and enforces regulatory compliance, and promotes honesty, ethics, and accountability in all of the company’s financial dealings. Morrison’s mission is to ensure every investment Hall Capital makes for their client is solid and secure. She has the skills and experience needed to make her Compliance Department dependable and ethical.
Prior to joining the firm in 2007, she was the San Francisco Regional Director for the Securities and Exchange Commission, which regulates all securities and investments and protects investors from fraud. She held this position for eight years after serving another two as the Head of Enforcement, where she was in charge of making sure all laws were enforced. During her time as Regional Director of the SEC, she handled such prominent cases involving fraud from executives of high profile companies such as Google, HBO, and Hewlett-Packard.
This experience has made Helane Morrison a valuable asset to Hall Capital. She ensures that their clients will be protected by an assertive, sharp minded compliance officer who possesses a great deal of experience in dealing with people who try to deceive investors. She knows how to protect clients and investors as well as how to handle any issues that may arise, quickly and efficiently.
Helane Morrison has worked as Managing Director, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer for Hall Capital for nine years. Prior to working for Hall Capital Partners, LLC, she was employed as the Regional Director for the San Francisco office of the SEC.
Morrison received her bachelor degree in Journalism, and received her J.D. from the University of California Berkeley’s School of Law, where she held the position as Editor-In-Chief of the California Law Review. She occasionally speaks on the topics of compliance and securities law issues and regulations and is a board member of the Regional Parks Foundation and on the Hedge Fund Subcommittee for the American Bar Association.