Ross Hooper is Counsel in the Litigation Department at Seward & Kissel LLP. His responsibilities include providing litigation and advisory services to a range of clients that includes financial institutions, investment advisors, and other companies. Ross has broad experience litigating securities law, employment law, and other complex commercial disputes in federal and state courts, proceedings before the SEC and FINRA, and in arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution proceedings.
Ross regularly advises our corporate trust clients in connection with structured finance disputes, fiduciary responsibilities, regulatory inquiries and investigations, bankruptcy litigation, and restructuring matters. In addition, Ross provides advice to investment managers and private investment funds in connection with seed and other strategic investments and investment management transactions, joint ventures and corporate restructurings.
Ross received a B.S., magna cum laude, from Vanderbilt University and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.
Ross is admitted to practice in the State of New York, and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.