Merryl Hoffman

Merryl Hoffman is a Senior Regulatory Counsel for the Investment Adviser/Investment Company Examination Program at the New York Regional Office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Examinations.  Prior to joining the Commission in January 2016, Ms. Hoffman was Assistant General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at General Motors Asset Management and VP/Senior Counsel at OppenheimerFunds, Inc.  Ms. Hoffman started her legal career as a corporate associate at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.  Ms. Hoffman earned her bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Albany and law degree from St. John’s University School of Law (where she was a member of the St. John’s Law Review), graduating from each with honors, and received her master of laws degree (LLM) in Securities and Financial Regulation from the Georgetown University School of Law.