Bank Counsel Conference

Renaissance Downtown Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL   Visit Website
Friday, December 02, 2022 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM   iCalendar Central Standard Time

The Bank Counsel Conference is the most prestigious gathering of bank counsel in Illinois. Whether you provide general advice to a bank within the scope of a general practice or concentrate on one or more specific areas related to banking, this program helps you identify and manage cutting-edge issues that are central to your clients and your practice. Bank officers and directors, compliance and risk management personnel, internal auditors, and independent bank consultants also will benefit from this program.

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8:00 - 9:00           Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00  - 10:00       M&A Secrets for a Changing Environment
                                Philip K. Smith, Esq., Gerrish Smith Tuck, PC

10:00 - 10:15      Networking Break

10:15 - 11:45      Regulatory Roundtable – Current Legal Issues from the Regulators’ Perspectives
                                Jayesh Hines-Shah, Deputy General Counsel for Banking, IDFPR
                                Rachel Grundmeier, Specialist Counsel, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
                                Jerry Savoy, District Counsel, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
                                John J. Schroeder, Regional Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 
                                Monica M. Tynan, Regional Counsel, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

11:45 - 12:30      Networking Lunch 

12:30 - 1:30         Illinois Update – Recent Developments in Banking Law
                                 Carolyn Settanni, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, IBA

1:30 - 2:30           Recent Developments in Payments and Addressing Risks Going Forward
                                 Paul J. Ferak, Esq., Greenberg Traurig LLP
                                 Benjamin M. Saul, Esq., Greenberg Traurig LLP

2:30 - 2:45           Networking Break

2:45 - 3:45           Commercial Lending Update – Recent Trends in State & Federal Court
                             Decisions,  Legislation, and Documentation
                                 Robert J. Lewis, Esq., Sidley Austin LLP

3:45 - 4:45           Consumer Banking Update – Recent Trends in Consumer Financial Services
                                 Marc P. Franson, Esq., Chapman and Cutler LLP

4:45 - 6:00           Networking Reception

Fee Per Person
$449 In-person 
$499 In-person + binder 

Book your hotel room here or call (800) 468-3571.
Deadline: Wednesday, November 23rd 

Renaissance Downtown Chicago Hotel   Visit Website

1 W Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
(800) 468-3571

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