A top litigation counsel for the Securities and Exchange Commission will step down in August to become head of regulatory affairs for Merrill Lynch in New York.

David L. Kornblau, chief litigation counsel of the Division of Enforcement, joins other high-ranking regulators who have recently left the SEC. Kornblau led the nationwide litigation program during a period of numerous corporate scandals and heightened enforcement activity at the commission.

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