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Scott  Reinhart

Scott Reinhart

U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Senior Counsel to CFTC Commissioner Mark P. Wetjen
Washington, DC, USA

Scott Reinhart is senior counsel to Commissioner Mark P. Wetjen at the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. In that capacity he advises Commissioner Wetjen on full range of legal, regulatory and policy matters before the CFTC, including the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act. Mr. Reinhart also acted as co-Chief of Staff and co-Chief Operating Officer of the Commission during Commissioner Wetjen’s acting chairmanship.

Prior to joining the Commission Mr. Reinhart was a member of the Global Markets Financing and Futures client solutions group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He also practiced as a lawyer on Lehman Brothers’ structured credit products desk, and following the Lehman bankruptcy he advised the Lehman bankruptcy estate on the unwind of its derivatives portfolio. Mr. Reinhart began his career as an associate at Shearman & Sterling LLP, where he advised buy-side and sell-side institutions with respect to a wide range of derivatives and structured products.

Mr. Reinhart holds a J.D. from the New York University School of Law and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and is a member of the New York State Bar. Mr. Reinhart is a CFA® charterholder.


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