About the Foundation

Board & Staff

Margaret Daley

Margaret A. Daley

Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Peggy Daley has over 25 years of experience in investigations, data analytics, dispute resolution and regulatory compliance.  She has conducted trade secret theft, fraud and hacking investigations on behalf of Board of Directors and outside counsel and testified at regulatory and sanctions hearings.  She also assists clients in designing and implementing compliance programs and procedures.

In 2012, Peggy’s investigative team was named “Best of Chicago for Global Risk & Investigations” by the National Law Journal.  In 2014 and 2015, she was named by Who’s Who Legal as one of a limited group of nationally recognized Forensic Investigations Experts.

Peggy led the investigation into false reporting of LSAT and GPA data by the University of Illinois School of Law.  She also led a hacking investigation for the university which led to the resignation of its President and his Chief of Staff.  In connection with a preliminary injunction order in a trade secret case, she was responsible for leading a team which undertook a forensic collection, review, and remediation of the client’s entire computer network including hundreds of servers and thousands of laptops, tablets and cell phones located across the United States.

Peggy received her J.D. cum laude from Boston University School of Law and her B.A. from the University of Michigan.  She is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS), a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).  She was a member of the ABA 2013 Task Force on Corporate Monitors and the AICPA 2010-2012 Task Force on Forensic Technology.