While reading In the Matter of Charles L. Hill, Jr.
, Init. Dec. Rel. No. 1123; Admin. Proc. File No. 3-16383 / April 18, 2017), I thoroughly enjoyed SEC ALJ James E. Grimes' caustic, sarcastic, precise, surgical, scathingly blunt, provocative, and erudite prose. Grimes' Initial Decision
is a towering example of how a Wall Street regulatory decision should be rendered. Not only does the ALJ present us with a tour de force of content and context, but he builds his impressive wall of a decision brick by convincing brink. All of which is why I urge you to read SEC ALJ James E. Grimes. READ