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Greenberg Traurig Grow Financial Regulatory and Compliance Practice

 |  January 31, 2024

Greenberg Traurig, a leading global law firm, announced on Wednesday that Lisa M. Lanham has joined the firm as a shareholder in the financial regulatory and compliance practice in both New York and Miami. Lanham, formerly a partner at Ballard Spahr, brings a wealth of experience in fintech and payment solutions to her new role.

At Ballard Spahr, Lisa co-led the firm’s fintech and payment solutions team, demonstrating her expertise in navigating the complex landscape of financial technology and regulatory compliance. Greenberg Traurig, recognizing her extensive background, welcomed her to strengthen their financial regulatory and compliance practice.

Lanham specializes in state licensing and regulatory compliance matters, leveraging her skills to assist clients in obtaining the necessary approvals to launch fintech products successfully. Her role involves close collaboration with regulatory bodies, such as the New York State Department of Financial Services. She facilitates her clients’ pursuit of essential business licenses and approvals by overseeing audits and examinations. Lisa also handles intricate disclosure issues and manages reporting changes, including those related to ownership, executive management, and qualifying individuals.

Greenberg Traurig expressed confidence in Lisa’s ability to contribute to their commitment to providing top-tier legal services in the financial regulatory and compliance sector. With her track record of success at Ballard Spahr, she is expected to play a crucial role in expanding the firm’s presence and capabilities in both New York and Miami.

Lisa Lanham’s arrival at Greenberg Traurig signals the firm’s strategic move to bolster its team with seasoned professionals in financial regulatory and compliance, an area of increasing importance in the ever-evolving landscape of financial services.

Source: News Bloomber Laws