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Edward Symons

Edward Symons

Formal First Name
Edward

Edward Symons is Chairman and Founder of Symons Capital Management. He began his investment career in January 1980 and has a record of more than 30 years of successful, independent investment management. Before devoting his full attention to Symons Capital in 1997, he was a tenured Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He co-authored the principal text then used at American law schools regarding banking law, as well as the only text used for teaching the regulation of financial institutions, covering banks, insurance companies, and securities firms, including mutual funds.

Before joining the law faculty, Symons served as an Assistant Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, assigned as Chief Counsel for the pennsylvania Department of Banking