Partner

New York

+1 212 848 7585

Highly regarded


Bar admissions:

New York

Jurisdictions:

New York
United States

Practice areas:

Banking
Financial services regulatory

Industry sectors:

Banking
Financial services


Russell D. Sacks, a partner in the global Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory Group, provides advice to market participants on a worldwide basis with respect to regulatory, transactional, trading and markets issues, with particular emphasis on U.S. regulation of securities brokerdealers, alternative trading systems, clearing agencies, and exchanges. Prior to joining Shearman & Sterling, he served as law clerk to The Honourable Justice Allen M. Linden of the Federal Court of Appeal in Ottawa, Canada.

• Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory

• Private Banks & Private Wealth Management

• Investment Funds

• Capital Markets

• Dodd-Frank, UK, EU & Other

• Regulatory Reforms

• Volcker Assistant

• Basel III — Regulatory Capital

• Financial Institutions

University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, LL.B., 1998, with Honors

Columbia College, B.A., 1994, magna cum laude