Laurance D. Shapiro
Senior Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions
Willis Towers Watson
Larry Shapiro has 20 years of experience working within the financial services and insurance industry. Larry’s legal experience includes extensive corporate and transactional work as outside counsel, as well as in-house positions. Larry’s broad financial, legal and insurance background has provided him with the in-depth negotiating, drafting and structuring experience that is crucial to designing and implementing effective transactional risk solutions.
Prior to joining the Willis Towers Watson Mergers and Acquisitions team in early 2013, Larry’s insurance and legal experience included positions a regulatory analyst at a leading U.S. life insurance company, a practicing attorney focused on the creation of complex financial solutions at a top U.S. law firm, and as general counsel of a commercial finance company. Prior to law school, Larry worked for several years as a financial analyst at a Big Four accounting firm. Larry earned his B.A. from Hobart College, and his J.D., cum laude, from New York Law School.