Donald K. Stern
Managing Director of Corporate Monitoring & Consulting Services
Don Stern has had a distinguished legal career in both private practice and public service. At Affiliated Monitors, Inc., Mr. Stern oversees the company’s corporate monitoring programs across a spectrum of industries: energy (including oil and gas), telecommunications, healthcare, financial services, environmental and others. His varied background has given him a broad and deep understanding of corporate compliance matters as well as the enforcement responsibilities of government agencies.
Mr. Stern is the former United States Attorney for the District of Massachusetts, appointed by President Clinton. As United States Attorney, he was the chief federal law enforcement official in Massachusetts and directed an office of almost 100 attorneys. Within the Department of Justice, he was the Chair of the U.S. Attorney General’s Advisory Committee. In state government, Mr. Stern served as the chief legal counsel to Governor Michael S. Dukakis. He also spent seven years as an assistant attorney general in the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office, where he held several positions, including Chief of the Government Bureau.
Mr. Stern was a partner at three major law firms, Cooley, Bingham McCutchen, and Hale & Dorr (now WilmerHale), where his law practice focused on internal investigations, white collar defense, and business litigation. He has a wealth of experience representing . . . View Full Bio