Jarryd E. Anderson
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Jarryd Anderson provides bank regulatory advice to domestic and international banking organizations, fintechs, technology companies, and other financial institutions on transactional, regulatory, supervisory, and enforcement matters.
He leverages his years of experience in government at the Federal Reserve and in-house at a leading trade association and two globally systemically important banks to deliver sophisticated, practical advice on complex regulatory issues.
Jarryd’s experience spans all aspects of the regulatory framework, from traditional bank regulatory issues to emerging regulatory and legislative developments in financial innovation. He regularly counsels on issues arising under key U.S. banking laws, including the Dodd-Frank Act, the Bank Holding Company Act, the Change in Bank Control Act, the Bank Secrecy Act, the International Banking Act, and the Bank Service Company Act. Among other areas, Jarryd advises on bank powers and permissible activities; affiliate transactions; structuring of new products and investments in banks; mergers, acquisitions, and strategic transactions; chartering, licensing, and expansionary proposals; capital and liquidity rules; anti-money laundering and sanctions compliance; responses to supervisory examinations; and enforcement actions. In addition, he regularly assists banks, service providers, and fintech companies with the design and launch of innovative deposit and loan products and technology services, including those involving cryptocurrencies, distributed ledger technologies, and novel payment solutions.
Prior to joining O’Melveny, Jarryd served as Vice President and Senior Counsel at Wells Fargo & Co., providing strategic and regulatory advice to the company’s senior management and risk, compliance, and other corporate functions across all lines of business. In this role, he provided advice on financial services regulation, particularly relating to interpreting regulations, transactions with affiliates, control issues, mergers and acquisitions, recovery and resolution plans, bank anti-tying rules, federal pre-emption, and federal antitrust laws.
Before joining Wells Fargo, Jarryd was Vice President and Counsel at TD Bank and Vice President and Assistant General Counsel at The Clearing House Association (the predecessor to the Bank Policy Institute) where he led numerous advocacy initiatives in response to regulatory and policy developments and represented the largest domestic and international banking organizations before federal bank regulatory agencies, federal market regulatory agencies, the U.S. Treasury Department, the Financial Stability Oversight Council, and congressional committees.
Jarryd previously served as a regulatory policy advisor in the Supervision and Regulation Division of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, where he helped implement significant aspects of the Dodd-Frank Act, including the Fed’s post-crisis recovery and resolution planning framework, assisted in rule-makings and regulatory policy development, evaluated resolution plans, served as special liaison to on-site Federal Reserve Bank examiners, and represented the Federal Reserve Board before international bodies. Jarryd also served in the Legal Department and Supervision, Regulation, and Credit Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
In addition to his full-time practice, Jarryd teaches as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center and has guest lectured at Columbia Law School.
- Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
- District of Columbia
- New Jersey
- New York
- Columbia Business School, M.B.A.
- Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Securities & Financial Regulation, with distinction
- Rutgers Law School, J.D.
- La Salle University, B.A.
- Chairman, Mergers, Acquisitions, and Strategic Initiatives Subcommittee, Banking Law Committee, American Bar Association
- Member, Executive Council, Banking Law Section, Federal Bar Association
- Term Member, Council on Foreign Relations
- Fellow, Finance Forum, Salzburg Global Forum
- Member, Advisory Board, Rutgers Law School Center for Corporate Law & Governance
- Georgetown University Law Center
- Member, Board of Directors, Clarifi