C&L Society St. Louis Regional Seminar


June 12, 2018


Maryland Heights, MO

Hosted by

Edward Jones


SIFMA’s Compliance & Legal Society 2018 Regional Seminars will begin in St. Louis at Edward Jones Conference Center on June 12. This one day seminar will feature presentations by leading securities regulators and industry professionals.

The Edward Jones Conference Center is located at:
130 Edward Jones Boulevard
Maryland Heights, MO 63043

Topics Include:

  • Getting to Yes: Compliance & Legal Support for the Business Areas
  • Regulatory – With a Focus on Exams
  • High Risk and Recidivist Brokers
  • Recruiting Protocol & Employment Risk
  • Big Data & Analytics – Using Data in your Surveillance Program


8:00am – 5:30pm

Registration Desk Hours

8:00am – 8:35am

Networking Breakfast

8:35am – 8:45am


David Bartholomew


David Bartholomew

Principal & Deputy General Counsel

Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P.

Seminar Chairperson

8:45am – 9:15am


Andrew M. Hartnett, Michael S. Pieciak


Andrew M. Hartnett


Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.

Michael S. Pieciak


Vermont Department of Financial Regulation

9:15am – 10:30am


Jane Matoesian, Brian F. Amery, Elizabeth O’Hanlon, Aisling Murphy, Nate Saint Victor


Jane Matoesian

Senior Vice President and Managing Counsel

Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.


Brian F. Amery


Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.

Elizabeth O’Hanlon

Senior Compliance Counsel

Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P.

Aisling Murphy

Chief Compliance Officer

Vanguard Group

Nate Saint Victor

Executive Director, Legal & Compliance

Morgan Stanley

10:30am – 10:50am

10:50am – 12:05pm


Merri Jo Gillette, Barry R. Goldsmith, Steven Levine, David M. Minnick, Scott M. Murray


Merri Jo Gillette

Deputy General Counsel

Edward Jones


Barry R. Goldsmith


Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Steven Levine

Associate Regional Director, IA-IC Examinations

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

David M. Minnick

Commissioner of Securities

Missouri Secretary of State

Scott M. Murray

Senior Vice President, Director, Regulatory Compliance

Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC

12:05pm – 1:05pm

Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig

Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig

1:05pm – 2:05pm


Andy Small, Patricia Hatzfeld, Michael Freedman, Michael R. Manley, John Olsen


Andy Small

Chief Compliance Officer

Royal Bank of Canada


Patricia Hatzfeld

Director, Office of Sales Practice


Michael Freedman

Assistant General Counsel, Regulatory

Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Michael R. Manley


Venable LLP

John Olsen

Chief Compliance Officer

Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.

2:05pm – 3:05pm


Lynette McCloud, Lisa Bertain, AnnMarie Davis, Carolyn D. Roch, Edward Walton


Lynette McCloud

Deputy General Counsel

Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P.


Lisa Bertain

Shareholder, Litigation

Keesal, Young & Logan, P.C.

AnnMarie Davis

Vice President, Employment Practices

Raymond James Financial Services, Inc

Carolyn D. Roch


Kuchler Polk Weiner

Edward Walton

Vice President

Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

3:05pm – 3:25pm

Sponsored by McGuireWoods

Sponsored by McGuireWoods

3:25pm – 4:25pm


Modesto Moya, Brad Ahrens, Stephen Clark, Jennifer S. Kingston, Chris Sherlock


Modesto Moya

Senior Vice President

Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC


Brad Ahrens

Vice President

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc

Stephen Clark

Director, Internal Investigations – Reactive

Fidelity Investments

Jennifer S. Kingston


Dowd Bennett LLP

Chris Sherlock

Senior Director, Surveillance

Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

4:25pm – 4:30pm


Rich Link


Rich Link

Chief Compliance Officer

Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P.

Seminar Co-Chairperson

4:30pm – 5:30pm

Networking Reception


Edward Jones Conference Center

130 Edward Jones Boulevard
Maryland Heights, MO 63043

Hotel Accommodations

The Ritz-Carlton
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

To make a hotel reservation, please click here

If you would like to call in, please call 1-800-960-7056 Monday- Friday between 8:00am-6:00pm CST and ask for SIFMA C&L St. Louis Regional Seminar.

Rates will start at $249 per night and are quoted exclusive of applicable room tax (currently 16.929%), applicable service/hotel-specific fees, or other miscellaneous taxes.

Please note that the group rates are good through May 18, 2018 but rooms are limited and only available on a first-come, first-served basis- they may sell out early! The Hotel will honor the group rate after May 18th based on hotel availability.

Make sure to confirm all cancellation policies and forfeiture of deposits directly with the hotel when booking your reservation.

Please contact the C&L Society at [email protected] with any questions.

Book a Room


CLE Credit

SIFMA has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. Parts of this program will be available for CLE credits. Fee reduction may be available for qualified registrants. SIFMA will offer CLE credits for the following states:

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Missouri
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Texas

It is the responsibility of the registrant to comply with all rules and regulations governing the jurisdictions in which the attendee is seeking credit. Panel attendance must be certified by each registrant seeking CLE credits. Attendees do not need to certify after each panel. CLE Credit cannot be certified after the Seminar adjourns.
When registering for the conference, make sure to check the box for CLE Credit. There is an additional charge of $75 for CLE Credit and you may select up to three states to receive CLE credit.

CLE Credit

Terms and Conditions


No refunds will be made for cancellations after May 11, 2018. All cancellation requests are subject to a $100 processing fee. Cancellations prior to refund cutoff date must be in writing.


SIFMA reserves the right to remove, bar, or expel any attendee or guest from the conference for disruptive, disrespectful, or possibly illegal conduct, statements, or actions or for any reason which may tarnish the conference, SIFMA, or its members, in SIFMA’s sole discretion. SIFMA shall not refund any money paid for such attendee or guest to attend the conference, or for any travel expenses incurred to attend the conference. All information is subject to change, including date, location and continuing education credit offerings.

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