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New York-based partner in the Structured Finance group. Represents financial institutions and borrowers in securitizations, the issuance of structured notes, collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), synthetic money market eligible securities, municipal bond repackagings (tender option bonds) and derivatives, including a wide range of ISDA-based swaps and similar transactions. Advises on regulatory matters, with an emphasis on Dodd-Frank and the Volcker Rule.


Joined Orrick in 1994. Global head of the Finance business unit. Former head of the Structured Finance group.


University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1986. University of Chicago, M.B.A., 1986. Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1982, magna cum laude.