Edward P. O’Keefe

Mr. Edward P. O’Keefe
Ed O’Keefe, Member and co-lead of Moore & Van Allen’s Financial Regulatory Advice and Response team, advises and represents financial institutions. As a former Global General Counsel for Bank of America, Mr. O’Keefe’s experience includes investigations, litigation, regulatory compliance, governance, cybersecurity and risk management. His practice advises on regulatory compliance, including BSA/AML, anti-bribery/anti-corruption, resolution planning, stress testing and responding to regulatory inquiries. He also consults on law department management. Mr. O’Keefe has represented financial institutions before the U.S. Congress and U.K. financial regulatory authorities, global agencies and courts, the Federal Reserve, Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Mr. O’Keefe regularly speaks and publishes on bank regulatory issues and risk management. He received his J.D. from Fordham Law School and his B.A. from the University of Rhode Island.