Long-regarded as one of the nation’s leading associations focused on the financial services industry, the San Francisco Bank Attorneys Association (SFBAA) has named Craig Miller its 2020 President.
In the 2020 Best Law Firms guide ranked, Manatt practices earned 11 national Tier 1 rankings and 30 Tier 1 metropolitan designations.
Fintech practice leader Brian Korn spoke with GlobalCapital following a New York federal judge’s ruling that the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) lacks legal power to grant a bank charter to a fintech company.
Consumer financial services practice leader Richard Gottlieb spoke with American Banker on the Supreme Court’s decision to hear a case challenging the “for cause” provision of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Manatt’s Craig Miller, leader of the financial services group, and corporate and finance associate Dieu Nguyen represented Presidio Bank in its $200 million merger with Heritage Commerce Corp. The transaction was announced on May 16 and closed on October 11.
Manatt Financial Services senior advisor Jan Owen spoke with American Banker on California’s leadership in developing banking policy.
Manatt was recognized on Forbes’ inaugural “America’s Top Trusted Corporate Law Firms” list, honoring the top 243 U.S. corporate law firms.
Manatt Financial Services partner Anita Boomstein wrote an article for PaymentsSource on the importance and limitations of the SAFE Banking Act, which was recently passed in the House.
Investigations and white collar partner Jacqueline Wolff and Manatt Financial Services partner Brian Korn wrote an article for Law Journal Newsletters on the new crowdfunding laws and the enforcement community’s take on them.
Financial services partner Anita Boomstein spoke with Law360 on the U.S. House of Representatives’ recent vote to approve the SAFE Banking Act.