Russell Sacks > Shearman & Sterling LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Shearman & Sterling LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10022-6069
United States

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Financial services regulation

Based in New York, Shearman & Sterling LLP‘s practice focuses predominantly on banking regulation and broker-deal regulatory matters. On the broker-dealer side, team lead Russell Sacks is a trusted advisor to SIFMA, which he recently assisted with the development of its new rules on block trading and front-running. Sacks is also known for advising boutique investment banks on regulatory issues and compliance. On the banking side, ‘very well-rounded‘ partner Reena Agrawal Sahni routinely handles Volcker Rule compliance, M&A and incorporation of new entities in the US.  In addition, Agrawal Sahni has advised clients facing investigations and regulatory enforcement actions arising from issues such as anti-money laundering. Counsel Jennifer Morton is another contact in the broker-dealer practice.