Prof. Gomez is the Chief of the Office of Small Business Policy in the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission. The office assists companies seeking to raise capital through exempt or smaller registered offerings, and participates in and reviews SEC rulemaking and other actions that may affect small businesses. Previously, Prof. Gomez was a Special Counsel in the Office of Chief Counsel in the Division of Corporation Finance. He received his law degree, cum laude, from Northwestern University School of Law, where he was an editor of the Journal of International Law & Business, and his B.S. in computer science, magna cum laude, from Bridgewater College.