SIFMA Compliance & Legal Society

SIFMA’s Compliance & Legal Society is the leading forum for compliance and legal professionals working in the financial services industry.

About the SIFMA Compliance & Legal Society

SIFMA’s Compliance & Legal Society is the leading forum for compliance and legal professionals working in the financial services industry. With a rich 50-year history, SIFMA’s C&L Society provides a unique opportunity for industry leaders and regulators to come together to share information and collaborate with the goal of ensuring our capital markets are the most fair, transparent and ethical in the world.

Board & Officers

  • Elaine H. Mandelbaum, President

    Citi Institutional Clients Group
  • Michelle Bryan Oroschakoff, Executive Vice President

    LPL Financial LLC
  • Bari Jane Wolfe, Secretary

  • Anne Cooney, Membership – Networking & Engagement

    Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
  • Gerald Balacek, Education

    JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Jacqueline LiCalzi, Education

    Morgan Stanley
  • Lauri Scoran, Strategic Planning

    Jefferies LLC
  • Cynthia Adams

    Jefferies LLC
  • Barbara Armeli

    Charles Schwab
  • David Bartholomew

    Edward Jones
  • Tracy Calder

    LPL Financial LLC
  • Anne Cooney

    Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
  • Joseph Fleming

    Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
  • Elizabeth J. Ford

    Deutsche Bank
  • Ira D. Hammerman

  • Scott Kimmel

    Guggenheim Partners
  • David Knight

    Stephens Inc.
  • Scott Kursman

    Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
  • Richard Link

    Edward Jones
  • Ilene Marquardt

    Wells Fargo
  • Kenneth Miller

    Bank of America
  • John O'Connell

    Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • Karen O’Toole

    Fidelity Investments
  • Mark Seffinger

  • David Sparks

    Raymond James Financial, Inc.
  • Garry Stegeland

    Stifel Financial
  • Brent Taylor

    UBS Wealth Management Americas
  • David Williams

    Wells Fargo
  • Alfred J. Rauschman

  • Edwin B. Peterson

  • Edward I. O'Brien

  • William J. Fitzpatrick

  • Philip J. Hoblin, Jr.

  • John P. Cione

  • David Marcus

  • Stephen L. Hammerman

  • Judith G. Belash

  • Saul S. Cohen

  • M. David Hyman

  • William R. Harman

  • Loren Schechter

  • O. Ray Vass

  • Stuart L. Sindell

  • Robert J. Albano

  • Robert I. Kleinberg

  • Kevin J. McKay

  • Allen B. Holeman

  • Robert C. Errico

  • James A. Tricarico, Jr.

  • Michael H. Stone

  • David A. DeMuro

  • Paul A. Merolla

  • Beth Dorfman

  • Edward Turan

  • Louise Guarneri

  • Howard R. Plotkin

  • Scott Bieler

  • David C. Prince


Become a Member

Society members gain instant connections with fellow compliance & legal professionals from broker-dealers, asset managers, mutual funds, law firms, consulting firms, regulatory agencies and more. Our breadth of membership provides opportunities for members to critically and effectively engage on key issues affecting the compliance and legal functions of the industry.

Industry Member – $50
Employees of organizations/firms whose activities are directly related to the compliance and regulatory areas of the securities business

Counsel Member – $150
Bar members associated with financial services or securities law firms

Special Member – $150
Consultants associated with a company who provides services to the securities industry

Regulatory Member – $50
Employees of regulatory agencies, including but not limited to: the SEC, FINRA, the CFTC, Regional Exchanges, the State Attorney General’s Office and the State Securities Commissioner Office

Member benefits include:

  • Priority Access and Discounted Rates for Society Events
  • Professional Development and Networking Opportunities
  • Eligibility for CLE and Other Continuing Education Credits
  • Access to the SIFMA C&L Society LinkedIn Group

Become a Member

If you have any questions, please contact SIFMA's Office of Professional Societies at 212.313.1290 or [email protected].