Jeff Peck leads Peck Madigan Jones’s financial services and capital markets practice,
running the client service teams for such diverse clients as The New York Stock
Exchange, The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Deloitte, USAA,
MasterCard and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In addition,
he is the chief Democratic lobbyist for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Center for
Capital Markets Competitiveness and for Business Roundtable on financial services
and corporate governance issues. Since 2006, Jeff has also advised the Committee on
Capital Markets Regulation, led by Harvard Law School Professor Hal Scott.
Jeff is also a lead strategist on several legal reform initiatives, including a range of securities litigation issues, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and arbitration. Furthermore, he works on a range of antitrust and technology matters, including several high-profile mergers, cybersecurity and online piracy.
Jeff joined Peck Madigan Jones in May 2001, and has been Chairman of the Tiber Creek Group for the past several years.
Between 1987 and 1992, Jeff served as General Counsel and then Majority Staff Director of the Senate Judiciary Committee, chaired during this period by then Senator Joseph R. Biden, Jr. (D-DE). As Staff Director, Jeff oversaw more than 20 professionals with an annual budget of $8 million. During his tenure at the Judiciary Committee, he played a leading role on four Supreme Court nominations (Bork, Kennedy, Souter and Thomas), proposed constitutional amendments to ban flag burning, the Civil Justice Reform Act of 1990 and a number of intellectual property and antitrust issues.
Between 1993 and 2000, Jeff was the Managing Partner for Government and Regulatory Affairs for Andersen Worldwide (the parent company of Arthur Andersen and Andersen Consulting). In that capacity, he managed a range of legislative and regulatory initiatives on behalf of the accounting profession.
Named by The Hill as one of the “Top Lobbyists” in Washington since 2007, Jeff is the author of numerous articles and has been quoted in more than 125 news articles and publications including USA Today, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The San Jose Mercury News, The San Francisco Chronicle, CFO Magazine and Fortune Magazine.
Jeff is a graduate of Duke University and the University of Chicago Law School. He is also a Senior Lecturing Fellow at Duke University School of Law, where he teaches a course on Federal Policy Making.