Pierce Atwood is pleased to welcome experienced banking law attorney Scott Cammarn to its Portland, Maine office.
Scott focuses his practice on regulatory matters, mergers and acquisitions, legislation, and transactions, and has represented a wide range of national and international financial institutions. Scott has practiced before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and many state banking departments.
Before joining Pierce Atwood, Scott was a partner with Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, where he was the firm’s lead bank regulatory attorney and co-chair of their Financial Services Department. Scott’s practice included federal and state bank regulatory and consumer credit issues, sanctions, anti-money laundering, privacy, information security, and fintech matters.
Prior to joining Cadwalader, Scott was lead bank regulatory counsel for Ally Financial, senior vice president and general counsel at LendingTree, and served in various legal capacities at Bank of America, including associate general counsel, bank regulatory, global marketing, and global corporate affairs.
Scott has been recognized by Chambers USA for Financial Services Regulation/Banking Compliance, and included in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2012 for Banking and Finance Law and Financial Services Regulation Law. Scott received his J.D. with high honors, Order of the Coif from Duke University School of Law, and received his B.S. cum laude from The Ohio State University.
Pierce Atwood Managing Partner David Barry stated, “We are pleased that Scott has brought his talent and experience to Pierce Atwood, where his expertise and experience will complement our exceptional team of attorneys and assist them in providing superior counsel to the firm’s banking and financial services clients.”