Beth Morales Singh
Lecturer in Law
Beth Morales Singh is Associate Counsel at The Vanguard Group, Inc. In this position, Ms. Morales Singh is responsible for litigation matters and providing legal and regulatory guidance to Vanguard's Americas (ex-Canada) business.
Prior to her role at Vanguard, Ms. Morales Singh worked as a litigator in the Philadelphia office of Ballard Spahr LLP and the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP. Ms. Morales Singh's practice has focused on white collar defense, internal and regulatory investigations, and complex commercial litigation. She has represented corporate and individual clients in the financial services, media, technology, and healthcare industries and has defended a wide range of complex federal and state cases, including matters relating to securities fraud, Ponzi schemes, fraud on the court, bankruptcy, contractual interpretation, federal consumer financial protection statutes, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and the Federal False Claims Act.
Ms. Morales Singh served on the Prisoner Civil Rights Panel for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and has represented clients in federal civil rights lawsuits, removal proceedings, affirmative applications for adjustment of immigration status, and Social Security Disability appeals. Ms. Morales Singh is a Board Director of the Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania and a member of the Columbia University Alumni Representative Committee.
Ms. Morales Singh graduated from Columbia Law School in 2008, where she was a James Kent scholar and served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Columbia Human Rights Law Review. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude with honors in Political Science from Columbia University in 2001 and a Masters Degree in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2002. Ms. Morales Singh was a law clerk to the Honorable Ronald L. Ellis in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and is admitted to practice in the State of New York and before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.