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Rita Molesworth

New York, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Investment Funds: Regulatory & ComplianceDerivativesDerivatives: Mainly Regulatory
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Investment Funds: Regulatory & Compliance - USA - Nationwide

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Rita Molesworth is best known for her work with hedge fund sponsors in CFTC compliance.
"She has a tremendous amount of experience in the industry." "She has strong technical and industry knowledge. She is a strong practitioner."
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Derivatives - USA - Nationwide

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Rita Molesworth is well regarded for advising on the regulatory compliance of derivative products in the commodities space.
"She has an excellent reputation in the industry." "She has expertise in regulatory compliance matters and I brainstorm complicated questions with her, and she is always very helpful."
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Derivatives: Mainly Regulatory - USA - Nationwide

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Rita Molesworth is well regarded for advising on the regulatory compliance of derivative products in the commodities space.
"She has an excellent reputation in the industry." "She has expertise in regulatory compliance matters and I brainstorm complicated questions with her, and she is always very helpful."
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Co-Chair, Willkie's Financial Institutions/Regulatory Practice Group. Former Chair, American Bar Association's Derivatives and Futures Law Committee. Has 25 years of experience structuring complex hedge funds and management companies; has 35 years of experience with the U.S. Commodity Exchange Act (CEA). Recognized industry leader on CPO and CTA regulatory matters. Advises a variety of businesses on futures and other derivatives law matters. Assists clients with CFTC, SEC and NFA regulatory compliance, reporting and examinations. Selected as compliance monitor for a financial institution based on CEA regulatory experience.

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Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 1995, University of Massachusetts, B.B.A., 1984. See: http://www.willkie.com/professionals/m/molesworth-rita-m

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