Douglas Landy is a partner in the New York office of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy and a member of the firm’s Leveraged Finance Group.
Primary Focus & Experience
Mr. Landy is an acknowledged expert in U.S. financial services regulation and has been at the forefront of the financial services practice during the recent period of intense regulatory change. He represents many of the leading U.S. and international financial institutions.
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News:Volcker Rule Conformance Period for Banking Entities
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Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial RegulationUS Bank Regulatory Agencies Issue Final Guidance on Leveraged Lending Practices: High-Level Considerations for Financial InstitutionsThe Most Dangerous Rule for Foreign Banks: Volcker
By Douglas Landy
Recognition & Accomplishments
Mr. Landy is widely quoted on financial services regulatory matters in publications including Dow Jones, Reuters, American Banker, Daily Deal, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. He has written many articles on regulatory topics from financial services for such publications as The National Law Journal, Complinet, The New York Law Journal, The Deal, and The Banking Law Journal. He was recently published in: “US Bank Regulatory Agencies Issue Final Guidance on Leveraged Lending Practices: High-Level Considerations for Financial Institutions” Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, June 2013; “The Most Dangerous Rule for Foreign Banks: Volcker” American Banker Magazine, June 25, 2013; "Fortress America: The Federal Reserve’s Proposal to Impose U.S. Territorial Restrictions on Large Foreign Banks" The Banking Law Journal, March 2013, with Jillian Ashley and Rebecca Smith; and "Why Volcker changed his mind on Glass-Steagall - opinion" IFLR, November 30, 2012.
Mr. Landy is a member of the Board of Editors for The Banking Law Journal and a member of the Advisory and Editorial Board of the International Financial Regulation Review.
Mr. Landy is a featured speaker at several industry conferences, including most recently, the IIB’s annual seminar on risk management and regulatory examination/compliance issues affecting international banks where he spoke about trends and key developments in the regulation of international banks. He also spoke at LSTA's Leveraged Loan Market: Cross Border Considerations in an Ever Changing World conference, where he focused on the extraterritorial reach of U.S. regulation.
Mr. Landy has been ranked as a leading lawyer in financial services regulation by Chambers USA since 2007 and is called ‘a well-regarded bank regulatory specialist.’ He was called a ‘star’ in The Lawyer Magazine Transatlantic Elite 2010 and is named in ‘The International Who’s Who of Banking Lawyers 2014’ and is considered, “a point of reference for regulatory matters in the New York banking market.”