Kevin L. Petrasic is a partner in the Global Banking and Payments Systems practice of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. He advises banks and financial services firms on a wide array of regulatory, legislative, transactional, and compliance issues under federal and state banking laws, as well as federal securities and commodities laws.

Mr. Petrasic also regularly advises national and international financial firms, including national retail securities brokerage and insurance firms, on a wide array of issues under the federal banking laws and issues within the jurisdiction of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Mr. Petrasic has extensive experience in Dodd-Frank compliance, bank/thrift and holding company regulation, credit card and consumer financial compliance laws, UDAAP issues, data privacy/protection and data breach issues, compliance laws impacting payments systems, mergers and acquisitions, anti-money laundering issues and OFAC compliance, depository institution charter powers and activities, the regulation of swaps and related derivatives activities by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, legislative matters and analysis, mortgage market regulation, and corporate governance.