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Divide and Conquer: SEC Discipline of Litigation Attorneys JULIE ANDERSEN HILL* The Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) can investigate and discipline attorneys for “unethical or improper professional conduct.” Although the SEC’s disciplinary authority extends to all attorneys, for more than 70 years it only investigated transactional attorneys. Recently, however, the SEC announced that it is now investigating litigation attorneys for professional misconduct. This Article examines the...