Adjunct Professor of Law
Jeffrey P. Mahoney joined the Council of Institutional Investors (“Council”) in 2006 as General Counsel. As General Counsel, his responsibilities include advocating the Council’s membership approved policies before standard setters, regulators, Members of Congress, and other policy makers. Prior to joining the Council, Mahoney was Counsel to the Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (“FASB”). Since 1996, he served FASB and, its parent entity, the Financial Accounting Foundation, in a variety of research, technical and administrative matters and was primarily responsible for the FASB’s Washington, DC liaison activities. Prior to joining the FASB, Mahoney was a corporate/securities lawyer at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, a law clerk to the Honorable James G. Exum, Jr., Chief Justice, of the North Carolina Supreme Court, and an auditor at Arthur Andersen LLP.
Mahoney holds a J.D. degree, served on the North Carolina Law Review, and was named to the Order of the Coif. He also holds a B.B.A. degree and an A.A. degree. He is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association. He is also a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association where he chaired the Investor Rights Committee of the Corporation, Finance, and Securities Law Section. He is admitted and qualified to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.
Mahoney is also a certified public accountant in North Carolina and Michigan and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He was the initial Co-Chair of the FASB’s Investors Technical Advisory Committee, a member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s Standing Advisory Group and Pricing Sources Task Force, and a member of the International Financial Reporting Standards Advisory Council. He is currently a member of the Nasdaq Listing Qualifications Hearing Panel.
Professor Mahoney can be reached at:
Council of Institutional Investors
888 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006