Women in Business Law Series with Managing Director and General Counsel Investment Banking Division Goldman Sachs
October 28, 2019 | 12:10 pm | Drinko 245
Laura is general counsel of the Investment Banking Division (IBD) with global responsibility for the IBD Legal and the Capital Markets Legal Groups. She serves as counsel to the Firmwide Commitments Committee and Asia Pacific Commitments Committee. Laura also represents the firm on the Equity Capital Markets Board of the Association for Financial Markets in Europe. She is a managing director ally for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Network and a mentor for the Work Life Balance pillar of the Women’s Network.
Laura joined Goldman Sachs in 1998 as a vice president in IBD’s Special Execution Group, and became co-head of the European IBD legal group in 2001. She was named managing director in 2004.
Prior to joining the firm, Laura was an associate with the London office of Sullivan & Cromwell from 1992 to 1996 and a vice president with JP Morgan Investment Management Inc. in London in the Legal and Compliance Department in 1997.
Laura is a trustee of The Pimlico Musical Foundation.
She earned a BA in International Relations from Michigan State University and a JD from The Ohio State University College of Law.
Lunch will be provided to those who register.
Co-sponsored by OutLaws, the Women’s Legal Society and the Business Law Society.