Daneen Downey serves as Deputy General Counsel of Janney Montgomery Scott LLC and Chief Legal Counsel to Janney Capital Management LLC. Daneen leads Janney’s legal and compliance efforts for its wealth management business and supports the general corporate legal needs of the firm.
Daneen previously served as the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Radcliffe Capital Management, a federally registered investment adviser located in Bala Cynwyd, PA. Prior to Radcliffe, Daneen worked with Cipperman Compliance Services where she provided compliance consulting services to investment advisers and broker dealers in a wide range of regulatory and compliance matters. Additionally, Daneen has served as in-house counsel for a clearing broker-dealer and as an associate attorney at two nationally recognized law firms – Morgan Lewis and Klehr Harrison, specializing in regulatory matters, securities litigation and general business practices.
Daneen is a graduate of King’s College and Widener University School of Law. Daneen also completed the Securities Industry Institute® (SII) program hosted by SIFMA and Wharton.