Brett Ackerman is an associate in the Corporate Department of the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Ackerman’s practice focuses on regulatory, compliance and transactional issues relating to commodities, securities and derivatives products.
Mr. Ackerman has experience representing investment banks, corporations, private equity firms and asset managers in structured investments and derivatives transactions, including interest rate derivatives, foreign exchange transactions, total return swaps and commodity transactions. Mr. Ackerman also has substantial experience representing clients in structuring finance-linked hedging structures in the project finance industry.
Mr. Ackerman’s regulatory practice consists of assisting CFTC-registered entities and end-users with regulatory compliance matters under the Dodd-Frank Act. Mr. Ackerman advises clients on matters involving the regulation of broker-dealers.