Capital Markets: Derivatives
Professional Memberships: ABA (Vice Chairman, Futures and Derivatives Committee); ABCNY(Chairman, Committee on Futures Regulation, 1988-1991); Board of Directors, Futures Industry Association and Managed Funds Association.
Career: Partner since 1994. Coordinator, Commodities, Futures and Derivatives Group, which renders regulatory, transactional and litigation advice in derivatives, commodities, futures, securities and banking areas to brokerage, hedge fund, investment banking, banking and commercial clients.
Personal: New York University School of Law (JD, 1976); Yale University (BS, 1973). Judicial Clerk to Hon. Lee P. Gagliardi, US District Court (SDNY) (1976-1977). Assistant US Attorney, DC, Criminal and Civil Divisions (1977-1982). General Counsel, CFTC (1983-1987).