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Bruce C. Bennett

Covington & Burling LLP

New York, NY, USA

Bruce Bennett is co-head of the firm's securities practice, resident in the New York office. Mr. Bennett's practice focuses on domestic and international capital markets transactions, including equity, equity-linked, and fixed income (high yield and investment grade) offerings. He also regularly represents participants in structuring and executing a wide range of derivatives transactions, as well as related ISDA documentation. In addition to his transactional practice, Mr. Bennett advises clients on regulatory and corporate governance matters, and regularly represents clients on interpretive issues before the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodities Futures Trading Commission. Mr. Bennett is also a frequent speaker at corporate and securities law seminars and regularly publishes articles in these fields.

Previous Experience
General Electric Capital Corporation, Associate General Counsel - Treasury (1992-1998)

Honors and Rankings
The Best Lawyers in America, Derivatives and Futures Law (2011-2012); Securities/Capital Markets Law (2011-2012); Securities Regulation (2012)

Memberships and Affiliations
Member of the Board of Trustees of the SEC Historical Society

University of Southern California Gould School of Law, J.D., 1983
  Order of the Coif 
  Southern California Law Review, Articles Editor
University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1979
  cum laude

Bar Admissions
  New York  


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