Skip to content
Global Guide 2022

Ranked in 2 Practice Areas
1
Derivatives
1 Years Ranked
Ranked in Guides

About

Provided by David Meister

Global

Practice Areas

Heads Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime Group in New York. Represents institutions and individuals in DOJ, SEC, CFTC, and other criminal and regulatory law enforcement investigations, and at trial. Conducts internal investigations for boards of directors and corporate management.

Career

Enforcement Director, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (2011-2013), led CFTC's investigation and prosecution of first-ever Dodd-Frank Act charges; co-chair, Securities and Commodities Fraud Working Group of Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force, established by President Obama; Assistant U.S. Attorney, SDNY (Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force).

Personal

JD, Columbia University School of Law (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar) 1987; Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, 1984 (cum laude).

Chambers Review

Provided by Chambers

Global

Derivatives - USA
1
Band 1

David Meister comes highly recommended for his expert knowledge of enforcement actions as they relate to the derivatives market."He has built a strong practice in investigations and litigation.""He has a wonderful rapport with his clients and the government; he can anticipate issues coming up and he can move over the problems before they spin out of control."


Derivatives: Enforcement - USA
Spotlight Table

David Meister comes highly recommended for his expert knowledge of enforcement actions as they relate to the derivatives market."He has built a strong practice in investigations and litigation.""He has a wonderful rapport with his clients and the government; he can anticipate issues coming up and he can move over the problems before they spin out of control."

Discover other Lawyers at
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates

Provided by Chambers
Filter by
Band

Austria

Capital Markets

Stephan Hutter
Stephan Hutter
Expertise based abroad in Germany

Belgium

Competition: EU

Frederic Depoortere
2
Frederic Depoortere
2
Band 2
Ingrid Vandenborre
2
Ingrid Vandenborre
2
Band 2
Bill Batchelor
4
Bill Batchelor
4
Band 4

China

Capital Markets (International Firms)

F
Jonathan B Stone
F
Foreign expert for Indonesia
Capital Markets: Debt (International Firms)

3
Jonathan B Stone
3
Band 3
Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms)

3
Haiping Li
3
Band 3
4
Paloma Wang
4
Band 4
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)

3
Edward Lam
3
Band 3
Competition/Antitrust (International Firms)

2
Andrew L Foster
2
Band 2
Corporate Investigations/Anti-Corruption (International Firms)

2
Steve Kwok
2
Band 2
Corporate/M&A: China-based (International Firms)

1
Peter X Huang
1
Band 1
Corporate/M&A: Hong Kong-based (International Firms)

2
Jonathan B Stone
2
Band 2
Dispute Resolution (International Firms)

Bradley Klein
Bradley Klein
Expertise based abroad in USA
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (International Firms)

3
Rory McAlpine
3
Band 3
Investment Funds (International Firms)

2
Geoffrey Chan
2
Band 2

Europe-wide

Arbitration (International)

David Kavanagh KC
3
David Kavanagh KC
3
Band 3

France

Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability

Armand W Grumberg
3
Armand W Grumberg
3
Band 3

Germany

Banking & Finance

Johannes Kremer
4
Johannes Kremer
4
Band 4
Capital Markets

Stephan Hutter
F
Stephan Hutter
F
Foreign expert for Austria
20 of 128 results