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 and SEC and DOJ enforcement matters, and he has litigated at the trial and appellate court levels, as well as in arbitration proceedings under the FINRA and JAMS rules.

Stephen also has experience conducting corporate internal investigations on a broad range of issues both domestically and internationally. He regularly assists clients with conducting global risk assessments and developing compliance programs, including reviewing and implementing anti-corruption, and other compliance policies, controls, and training programs. He also conducts anti-corruption due diligence in connection with M&A and private equity transactions, and provides counseling on a broad range of compliance issues.

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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