Washington, DC, November 2, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright announced today that Tom Delaney has joined his Washington, DC office as a partner. With over 30 years of experience, Delaney is considered one of the leading financial services attorneys in the United States.
Together with Mayer Brown, Delaney enables financial services clients to achieve business goals while avoiding compliance deficiencies. He helps leading international firms, regional banks, savings banks, ILCs, Fintechs, insurance companies, payment providers and investment funds adapt to changing market demands and regulatory expectations. While customers regularly rely on Delaney to guide them through regulatory issues that can affect business acquisitions, product expansions, and investment opportunities, they also count on him for his core strength in banking enforcement issues. He is nationally known for his work in the fight against money laundering and cross-border compliance. When necessary, Delaney oversees the conduct of internal investigations, advises on remedial action, and aggressively defends financial services firms that become the target of enforcement proceedings, including congressional investigations.
Delaney has represented clients before the Federal Reserve, the Currency Controller, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, the Office of Foreign Assets Control, the New York Department of Financial Services and the Consumer. Financial Protection Office. He began his legal career at the U.S. Treasury Department’s austerity office. Before Delaney practiced law, Delaney was a member of the Financial Services Committee of the United States House of Representatives and of the U.S. Senate staff.
Jeff Cody, Norton Rose Fulbright’s US managing partner, said:
“Tom is an excellent lawyer who has solved countless complex regulatory issues. Both financial services and global investigations are the focus of the firm, and Tom’s addition supports those obligations.”
Jonathan Herbst, Norton Rose Fulbright’s global head of financial services, said:
“Tom significantly strengthens our opportunities for financial services in and outside the United States. We know our clients will appreciate Tom’s vast regulatory experience and unique perspective as one of the most respected attorneys in his field.”
Delaney, who was recognized by Chambers USA 2021 as a leading lawyer nationwide for Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Enforcement & Investigations), said:
“Norton Rose Fulbright has a unique international platform and a global reputation for its strength in financial services. I am pleased to join this team and I look forward to working with colleagues in the United States and abroad to deliver unmatched service to leading financial institutions of all types. “
Licensed in the District of Columbia, Delaney earned his law degree from American University Washington College of Law and his bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University.
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