Jonathan M. Weld

Jonathan Weld practices in the capital markets and banking areas and has broad corporate and banking experience. His practice focuses on structuring and implementing public and private securities offerings, financings and listings, and acquisitions and joint ventures (usually involving financial institutions), and strategic planning, regulatory counseling and regulatory examinations and investigations (particularly involving banks and securities companies). He often works with New York State and federal banking agencies and the Securities and Exchange Commission. Mr. Weld joined the firm in 1967, became a partner in 1976 and spent three years (1982 to 1985) in the London office and a year (2001) in Hong Kong.

Mr. Weld is cited as a leading banking and corporate lawyer in Best of the Best, a guide to the world’s leading 25 banking lawyers produced by Euromoney, in The Best Lawyers in America, 2014 Edition, The New York Area’s Best Lawyers 2014 Survey, and in New York Magazine’s Super Lawyers, 2014.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory, 2) Dodd-Frank, 3) UK and 4) EU & Other Regulatory Reforms
Law School Cornell University Law School, (J.D., 1967)
Education Harvard University (A.B., 1963)
Most recent firm Shearman & Sterling LLP
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