Vanessa Countryman, Chief Counsel

Lauren Moore, Deputy Chief Counsel

Provides guidance and counsel to the Chief Economist and other division staff regarding legal issues implicated by the Division’s broad mandate. The office coordinates the integration of the Division’s economic analyses into Commission rulemakings and other Commission action, collaborating with staff from divisions and offices across the agency. The office also counsels staff in the division working in areas such as structured disclosure, risk assessment, and data analytics.