Amber Hay represents banks and nonbank financial services companies with a wide range of bank regulatory matters, including matters within the supervisory jurisdiction of the Federal Reserve Board, the OCC, and FDIC. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hay was a Senior Attorney at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in the Legal Division's Bank Regulatory and Policy Group, where she reviewed acquisition, divestiture, and activity proposals of financial institutions under the various banking laws, including the Bank Holding Company Act, Change in Bank Control Act, Home Owners' Loan Act, the Dodd-Frank Act, and the Federal Reserve Act.

While at the Federal Reserve Board, Ms. Hay was also seconded to the US House of Representatives, Financial Services Committee, where she advised Congress members on the implications of banking legislation, including the House-passed Financial Choice Act of 2017.


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  • JD, Corporate Law, University of Michigan Law School, 2012
  • BA, Economics, University of Michigan, 2009
  • District of Columbia
  • Michigan
Government & Military Service
  • Senior Attorney, Legal Division of the Federal Reserve Board
  • Senior Counsel (Detailee), US House Financial Services Committee

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