Partner Paul Rosen Confirmed as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security

Washington – July 1, 2022: President Biden has nominated, and the Senate recently confirmed, Crowell & Moring partner Paul M. Rosen as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security.

As a top Treasury Department official, Rosen will oversee the work of the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States, an interagency group that reviews foreign investments in U.S. companies for threats to national security.

Rosen, co-chair of the firm’s national security practice, joined Crowell in 2017 as an associate in the firm’s White Collar and Regulatory Enforcement, Privacy and Cybersecurity, and Government Contracts groups. He has over 15 years of experience in national and homeland security, investigations and law enforcement matters, including a dozen years in public service.

“We are proud that Paul will assume a critical national security role at such an important time to ensure that foreign investment in the United States does not pose national security risks,” said Philip T. Inglima, president of Crowell & Moring. “Paul brings extensive experience to the Treasury Department, including years of investigating and prosecuting complex financial crimes at the Department of Justice and as Chief of Staff at the Department of Homeland Security.”

Prior to joining Crowell, Rosen served for more than a decade in key government positions, including as chief of staff to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. Previously, Rosen investigated and prosecuted financial crimes in the Criminal Fraud Section of the Department of Justice and was recognized by the Board of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency with the Excellence in investigation.

Rosen received her law degree from the University of Southern California and served as a clerk for U.S. District Judge Gary Allen Feess in the Central District of California. In addition, he has served on the boards of nonprofit and professional organizations, including the United States Anti-Doping Agency, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and Bet Tzedek Legal Services, which provides legal services to people living in poverty and victims of discrimination and civil rights abuses.

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