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Community roundup: Linklaters names global banking heads; Davis Polk hires OCC alum in DC

Linklaters has named Madrid- and London-based partners to head its banking practice, while Davis Polk & Wardwell has hired from Buckley in Washington, DC.

18 January 2021

Brooks departs OCC, finalising "fair access" on the way out

The US Acting Comptroller of the Currency, Brian Brooks, is stepping down – finalising the controversial “fair access” rule on his final day in office – as former CFTC chair Gary Gensler is reportedly being tapped to head the SEC.

14 January 2021

New year, new promotions

Morrison & Foerster, Allen & Gledhill and Hogan Lovells have all included banking regulation practitioners in their new year promotions rounds.

11 January 2021

White & Case hires Milbank fintech practice lead

Douglas Landy, head of Milbank’s fintech and regulatory practices, has joined White & Case as a partner in its New York office.

06 January 2021

Cadwalader and Sidley announce 2021 promotions in US and UK

2021 will see newly-promoted banking regulation partners at Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft and Sidley Austin, which have both made appointments in the United States and United Kingdom.

18 December 2020

More departures from SEC

The United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission is set to lose both its general counsel and the director of its trading and markets division, only weeks after the regulator’s chair Jay Clayton announced he would be stepping down before the end of his five-year term.

16 December 2020

White & Case promotes in Frankfurt; Davis Polk in New York and Hong Kong

White & Case and Davis Polk & Wardwell have both named new counsel practising in banking regulation.

07 December 2020

Weil practice head joins Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs has hired the head of Weil Gotshal & Manges’ financial institutions regulatory practice as of counsel in its New York office.

02 December 2020

Libra hires GC from Credit Suisse

Facebook’s crypto-currency project Libra has hired Credit Suisse’s former global head of regulatory affairs.

26 November 2020

45 under 45

Featured in 45 Under 45 2020

GBRR is proud to introduce our “45 under 45”, profiling 45 leading next generation banking regulation specialists from around the world, all under the age of 45 at the time of publication.

16 November 2020

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