Eugene I. Goldman represents domestic and international clients before the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in financial fraud, auditor misconduct, false disclosure, insider trading and other securities proceedings. He also represents audit committees in internal investigations as well as clients in shareholder litigation, cross-border Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigations, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) proceedings. He is a senior member of the Firm’s White-Collar and Securities Defense Practice Group.

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  • Represented auditing firm in impairment of assets investigation
  • Acted on behalf of CFOs, controllers and other company executives in revenue recognition, “cookie jar reserve,” undisclosed perks and other investigations
  • Acted on behalf of a major industrial company in a public earnings statement investigation
  • Represented auditing firms in financial fraud and foreign payments investigations and class action litigation

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  • The Best Lawyers in America 2011 to 2021, Securities Litigation, Securities Regulation
  • Benchmark Litigation 2009, Star


Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, JD, (law review), 1977
American University, BA, with honors, 1973

District of Columbia

Eugene I. Goldman

Insights & Events / Media

Invite-Only Webinar / McDermott Event / May 28, 2020

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation / April 28, 2016