Managing Director and Associate General Counsel
SIFMA’s Asset Management Group (AMG)
Laura Martin, Managing Director and Associate General Counsel for SIFMA’s Asset Management Group (AMG), focuses on U.S. and cross-border regulatory policy and implementation of regulatory changes. Laura has represented financial institutions and asset managers before the CFTC, SEC, Federal Reserve, FDIC, OCC, ESMA and European Commission, among others, on a range of issues throughout her career. Martin gained extensive experience with derivatives regulation and other financial instruments through her roles as Senior Trial Attorney in the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Division of Enforcement, where she worked with other financial regulators both domestically and internationally, as Vice President in Goldman Sachs & Co.’s Compliance Division, and outside counsel to financial institutions at Allen & Overy LLP and Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP. She is a graduate of Cornell Law School and Case Western Reserve University.