James (Jim) Walsh

Managing Vice President, Ethics & Investigations, Insider Threat, and Incentive Risk, Capital One

Jim Walsh joined Capital One in March 2017 as a Managing Vice President in Corporate Audit Services. In October of 2019 Mr. Walsh moved into Risk Management leading the Ethics & Investigations – Insider Threat/Internal Fraud team. Prior to Capital One, Mr. Walsh served for over 16 years in various capacities as an attorney in the federal government, including as a line attorney at the Department of Justice trying voting rights cases and prosecuting hate crimes, as legal counsel to FBI Director Robert Mueller and Senator Edward Kennedy, and as Associate Deputy Attorney General for national security.

For the two years immediately prior to joining Capital One, Mr. Walsh served in the Obama Administration as Associate Counsel to the President, providing legal counsel to officials in the White House and throughout the Executive Branch in responding to congressional oversight, investigations, and litigation impacting Administration policy or personnel. Mr. Walsh is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and Harvard Law School.