Lawrence Greenberg



Lawrence Greenberg has worked at the nexus among law, business, government, and technology for more than twenty years. He is Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Secretary of The Motley Fool Holdings, Inc., whose operating companies include an international multimedia financial publisher and the investment adviser to a mutual fund family. Before joining the Fool in 1996, he practiced securities and intellectual property law at the Palo Alto firm of Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati and helped found the Project on Information Technology and National Security at the Stanford Center for International Security and Cooperation. He clerked for Judge Jerry E. Smith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and served as an attorney at the NSA, a graduate fellow analyst for counterterrorism at the CIA, and as a member of the 2000 Defense Science Board Defensive Information Operations Task Force Legal Panel. As an adjunct professor of law, he taught a seminar on Internet privacy at George Mason University School of Law from 2001-2007, and has taught a lecture course on business associations at the American University Washington College of Law since 2006. Lawrence received his A.B. from Harvard and J.D. and M.A. in political science from Stanford.