Alan J. Berkeley - K&L Gates

Alan J. Berkeley

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1989
Phone: 202-778-9050

Alan is a corporate and securities regulatory lawyer whose practice encompasses corporate, Board and management counseling and crisis response, corporate transactions (including mergers, acquisitions, financing transactions for privately-held and public companies), regulatory and enforcement matters before the Securities and Exchange Commission and other securities regulatory bodies, and other corporate governance and compliance matters. He is a registered foreign lawyer with the Solicitors Regulation Authority in England and Wales and is registered as a foreign legal consultant in Brazil.

Cornell UniversityBS 1964Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D. 1967
American Law Institute

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • registered Foreign Legal Consultant in Brazil
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia

Client Comments

"Alan is always very responsive and is able to tap into the right resources within his firm. He also has the ability to take complex situations and summarize them in a concise manner. He is a pleasure to work with."

"Alan is one of the true deans of securities regulation. His years of experience as a senior SEC official and private practice attorney make him an invaluable resource. He is a lawyer who can answer my questions without generating an expensive research project staffed by multiple associates. His expertise is wide-ranging across several disciplines. He is a pleasure to work with."

Office Location

1601 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-1600
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Securities)
Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law