Reena Agrawal Sahni

Head of US Bank Regulatory, Shearman & Sterling

Reena Agrawal Sahni is a partner in Shearman & Sterling’s global Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory practice and a member of the firm’s FinTech Foundry program. 

She focuses on bank regulation, advising U.S. and non-U.S. banks and other financial institutions, including digital banking organizations.  Among other things, she advises on Dodd-Frank related regulations, including enhanced prudential standards, recovery and resolution planning, and the Volcker Rule.  She also advises on financial institution M&A, capital markets transactions, and insolvency issues.  Reena also represents clients on corporate governance, OFAC and AML compliance, internal investigations and regulatory enforcement actions.

Further, Reena advises FinTech and RegTech firms on a number of U.S. federal and state regulatory considerations, including those related to payments, remittance, digital assets and open banking, among other things.