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Bill Satchell

Partner

Washington, D.C.

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Bill Satchell

Partner

Washington, D.C.

Bill is a member of the global Financial Services Regulatory practice and has nearly 30 years of experience representing financial services organizations – particularly banks – across a wide range of regulatory issues. These have included advising banking organizations on structure and powers issues under the National Bank Act, the Bank Holding Company Act, the Federal Reserve Act and the International Banking Act. He has also worked in the bank mergers and acquisition area, representing banking organizations in the acquisition of, or investment in, banking and nonbank organizations. He advises domestic and foreign banking organizations in connection with compliance and enforcement issues related to many kinds of activities, including lending, fiduciary, securities processing, custody and mortgage servicing businesses.

Bill is ranked in Band 4 in Chambers USA, 2020. According to Chambers USA, Bill is “highly regarded for his robust regulatory compliance counsel, offering practical insight on a wide range of state and federal laws.”

News & insights

Allen & Overy advises IOOF on its AUD1.44 billion acquisition of MLC Wealth

News: 03 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises IOOF on its AUD1.44 billion acquisition of MLC Wealth

A cross-practice team from Allen & Overy has played a key role in IOOF Holdings’ AUD1.44 billion acquisition of superannuation and wealth management business MLC Wealth, a subsidiary of National…

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Abstract

Publications: 30 JULY 2020

The Volker Rule 2.1 Final rule implementing amendments to the Volcker rule

On 25 June 2020, the easing of restrictions in the Volcker Rule, formulated as part of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act, will permit banks to invest in certain covered funds. 

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Publications: 16 JULY 2020

Seismic Changes to UK Insolvency Law – Key Issues for US Financial Counterparties

On 26 June 2020, the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (the UK Act) came into force and made the most significant changes to UK insolvency law for over a decade. This article discusses the…

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Publications: 07 MAY 2020

German Federal Constitutional Court ./. ECB and ECJ

German court rulings rarely find their way into international newspapers – but this one is different: In times of "corona bond"-discussions and further increased bond acquisition programmes of the…

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Office

Washington, D.C.

Allen & Overy LLP
1101 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C.
20005

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted: Bar of the District of Columbia, 1992

Academic

J.D., Order of the Coif, University of Southern California, 1979

A.B., University of California, Berkeley, 1974

Published work

  • "Commercial Lending in a Changing Regulatory Environment: 2018 and Beyond," The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Lending & Secured Finance 2018, 6th Edition (2018), with Sara Lenet
  • "CFTC Adopts Pay-to-Play Rule for Swap Dealers," Allen & Overy Publication (February 27, 2012), with Charles Borden, Barbara Stettner, Jason Abel, and Rachel Loko
  • "Only A First Step: The Federal Reserve Board's Proposed Enhanced Prudential Standards For Systemically Important Financial Institutions And Their Potential Implications for Asset Managers," Allen & Overy Publication (January 19, 2012), with Douglas Landy, Chris Salter, Amena Piracha, Jarrod Melson and Rebecca Smith