Legal & Compliance

Pat  Patalino, J.D.

Pat Patalino, J.D.

Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Pat joined Baron in 2007 as the general counsel. From 2006 to 2007, Pat worked at Morgan Stanley as a managing director and chief operating officer of the legal and compliance division. From 2001 to 2006, Pat worked at Credit Suisse First Boston as counsel to the vice chairman and director of regulatory matters. From 2000 to 2001, Pat practiced law at Davis Polk & Wardwell. From 1990 to 1997, Pat served in the United States Marine Corps as an officer, attaining the rank of Captain. Pat graduated from Hamilton College with a B.A. in Public Policy in 1990 and magna cum laude from the New York University School of Law with a J.D. in 2000.

Gretta  Heaney, J.D.

Gretta Heaney, J.D.

Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer

Gretta joined Baron in 2002 as the chief compliance officer. From 2000 to 2002, Gretta worked at Goldman Sachs & Co. in the Equities Compliance department. From 1995 to 2000, Gretta worked at Hoenig & Co. as an associate counsel. From 1991 to 1995, Gretta worked at the SEC as an attorney. From 1987 to 1991, Gretta worked at Donovan Leisure Newton and Irvine as an associate. Gretta graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University with a B.A. in History and Government in 1982 and from Fordham School of Law with a J.D. in 1987.

Kristine  Treglia, J.D.

Kristine Treglia, J.D.

Vice President, Associate General Counsel

Kristine joined Baron in 2006 and is the legal counsel. From 2003 to 2006, Kristine worked at Davis Polk & Wardwell as an associate. Kristine graduated magna cum laude from New York University with a B.A. in Psychology in 2000 and summa cum laude from New York Law School with a J.D. in 2003.