Stephen Kam is a member of the firm’s Securities Litigation, Enforcement and White Collar Defense Group, where his practice focuses on securities litigation, white collar defense, and investigations. He represents companies and individuals in securities class actions, derivative suits, merger and acquisition litigation, and general commercial disputes.   He has litigated at the trial and appellate court levels, as well as in arbitration proceedings under the FINRA and JAMS rules.

Stephen has represented clients across a range of industries including technology, social media, and financial services. His experience includes defending claims arising under the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, the Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act, and the Delaware General Corporations Law.

Stephen earned his B.S. in Biology with high honors from the University of Missouri, Kansas City in 2008 and received his J.D. cum laude from Boston University Law School in 2012, where he was the staff editor of the Review of Banking and Financial Law. During law school, he served as a judicial intern and a part-time law clerk under the Hon. Juan R. Torruella at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in Boston. Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Stephen was a litigation associate at a corporate law firm headquartered in New York City.

He is conversational in Cantonese Chinese and Mandarin Chinese.

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