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Higgs Fletcher & Mack Welcomes Partner Kevin Wheeler

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Higgs Fletcher & Mack (HFM) welcomes Kevin Wheeler to the Firm as a Partner in HFM’s Securities Regulation and Enforcement, and Employment practice groups.

Wheeler is an experienced corporate and litigation attorney with over 20 years of experience.  He returns to HFM after spending the past seven years as in-house General Counsel, advising C-suite executives in three broker dealer firms on all legal and regulatory issues.

“We are proud to have Kevin return to Higgs Fletcher & Mack as our newest partner,” said Steve Cologne, the Firm’s Managing Partner. “He has an incredible depth of experience and expertise and we know that he will be an incredible asset to our Firm and its clients.

Wheeler’s practice covers broker-dealer regulatory and enforcement matters, investment advisor regulation and compliance, data protection and privacy, and securities arbitrations. He will also be part of the HFM Employment Group providing advice and representing clients in complex litigation matters. He earned his law degree from the University of San Diego and a Bachelor of Science degree from Cal Poly Pomona.

Higgs Fletcher & Mack is also pleased to announce attorney Ethan Shakoori has joined the Firm’s Healthcare Law, Tax Law and Bankruptcy practice groups. Shakoori earned his Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law and recently passed the California Bar Exam. He previously served as both an intern and law clerk at the Firm.

About Higgs Fletcher Mack

Higgs Fletcher & Mack is a full-service law firm that serves diverse individuals and industries. For 80 years, the firm has worked tirelessly with companies and people that need legal counsel and representation in and out of the courtroom. Higgs Fletcher & Mack’s more than 75 attorneys have experience in multiple fields of law, and its internal network of legal professionals frequently coordinate in practice area groups that have multi-disciplinary dimensions, helping clients make a more informed decision. The firm is actively recruiting partner-level talent in complimentary practice areas to provide legal expertise in the San Diego region and beyond.