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Andrew J. Donohue

Andrew J. Donohue

Shearman & Sterling LLP

New York, NY, USA


Andrew J. (“Buddy”) Donohue is an attorney in the New York office of Shearman & Sterling LLP and an independent director of the Oppenheimer Funds. Buddy is well known in the investment management industry and has over 40 years of experience in the industry and at the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).

Buddy’s experience at the SEC includes two tours of duty. Most recently he was Chief of Staff of the SEC from June 2015 to January 2017 and previously, from June 2006 to November 2010, he was the Director of the Investment Management Division of the SEC.

Buddy has extensive experience in the investment management industry having served as a Managing Director and the Investment Company General Counsel at Goldman Sachs (2012 to 2015), Global General Counsel at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (2003 to 2006), Executive Vice President and General Counsel at OppenheimerFunds (1991 to 2001) as Senior Vice President and General Counsel at First Investors (1975 to 1989) and as a partner at Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP (2011 to 2012).

During his career Buddy has had responsibility for legal and compliance for broker-dealers, investment advisers, commodity trading advisers, trust companies, investment companies, and private funds among others and has also served as a director of open-end and closed-end funds, business development companies, Dublin and Luxembourg based UCITS and Cayman based funds.

Buddy graduated from Hofstra University in 1972 with a BA cum laude with high honors in economics and received his JD from NYU Law School in 1975. Buddy is a member of the bar in New York and New Jersey.

Andrew J. Donohue is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works - Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works, Monday, October 30, 2017
The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics - Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works, Monday, October 30, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics - The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics, Monday, October 30, 2017
Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works - Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works, Monday, October 30, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works - Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works, Monday, October 30, 2017
The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics - The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics, Monday, October 30, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works - Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works, Monday, October 30, 2017
The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics - The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer—Legal Ethics, Monday, October 30, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works, Friday, November 03, 2017, New York, NY
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