Co-head, North America insurance practice; key coordinator, FinTech and virtual currency practices. Andrew Gerlach is a partner in the Firm’s Financial Services and Mergers and Acquisitions Groups, co-head of the North America insurance practice and key coordinator for the FinTech and virtual currency practices. Mr. Gerlach’s practice is primarily focused on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, securities offerings and similar transactions involving financial institutions. He also advises clients on a variety of regulatory, takeover defense and corporate control, general corporate, strategic and corporate governance matters. He represents both U.S. and non-U.S. public and private financial institutions, including banks, insurance companies, private equity funds, hedge funds, investment advisers and broker-dealers. Mr. Gerlach has worked on a variety of regulatory matters with federal and state banking, insurance and securities regulatory agencies and other governmental agencies on behalf of a number of U.S. and international financial institutions.
Boston University Law School (JD); George Mason University (BA).