Should Wall Street Fear Mary Jo White?

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Feb. 1 (Bloomberg Law) -- Mary Jo White has spent decades as both a federal prosecutor and later as outside counsel for many financial institutions. If the Senate confirms her as SEC chair, will Wall Street be facing a lawyer sympathetic to their interests, or the hard-nosed prosecutor she once was? Rick Firestone, a partner at McDermott Will & Emery LLP, talks with Bloomberg Law's Lee Pacchia about White and what her appointment will ultimately mean for the financial industry.

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Topics:  Barack Obama, Enforcement, Federal Prosecutors, Mary Jo White, Political Appointments, Remedies, SEC, Settlement, Wall Street

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