Biography

Edward H. Fleischman
Consultant on Corporate and Financial Markets Law
Admitted to the Bar of New York and of the US Supreme Court

Practice Areas:  Business Entities; Financial Regulation; Capital Markets

Experience:
Counsel/Consultant on US law and regulations applicable to business entities and to participants in the US
securities and derivatives markets, including investment banks, securities broker/dealers, futures commission
merchants, investment advisers and commodity trading advisors, both within and across borders into the US

Education:
1956 - 1959 Columbia University Law School, LL.B., Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
1949 - 1953  Harvard College, B.A. cum laude

Career to Date:
2011 to date:     Independent Consultant; Consulting Editor (2014) to Metropolitan Corporate Counsel
1994 - 2010: Senior Counsel, Linklaters LLP (resident in New York)
1992 - 1994:  Partner, Rosenman & Colin, New York
1986 - 1992: Commissioner, US Securities & Exchange Commission, Washington DC
1959 - 1985: Partner (previously Associate), Beekman & Bogue, New York

Additional Positions:

1998 - 2014:    Chairman (Co-Chair fr.2011), Int’l. Law Ass’n. Committee on International Securities Regulation
1999 - 2002:    Chairman, Amer. Bar Ass’n. Int’l Law Committee on Int’l Securities Transactions
1995 - 1999:    Chairman, Amer. Bar Ass’n. Business Law Committee on Professional Responsibility
1990 - 1991:    President, American College of Investment Counsel
1987 - 1991:    Chairman, Amer. Bar Ass’n. Business Law Committee on Developments in Business Financing
1981 - 1984:    Chairman, Amer. Bar Ass’n. Admin. Law Committee on Securities, Commodities & Exchanges
1980 - 1983:    Chairman, Amer. Bar Ass’n. Business Law Subcommittee on Model Simplified Indenture
1973 - 1978:    Chairman, Amer. Bar Ass’n. Business Law Subcommittee on Broker-Dealer Matters

1952 -1955:     U.S. Army Military Intelligence (stationed in Nuremberg, Germany)

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4/15/2019
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