Brian Lane & Jim Moloney worked in the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance back in the day and are now Partners of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher. Brian splits his time between Washington DC and Orange County, California; while Jim spends his time solely in Southern California.
Brian’s career at the spanned over the ‘80s and ‘90s, culminating in his serving as Corp Fin’s Director. He is the father of the “Aircraft Carrier,” a comprehensive reform effort that ultimately was put in place over the succeeding decade.
Jim is best known from his Corp Fin days as serving as one of the primary architects of Reg MA when he worked in the Office of Mergers & Acquisitions.