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Kevin Edgar

Kevin Edgar

Counsel

Baker Hostetler

Former Chief Counsel, House Financial Services Committee

Kevin Edgar’s extensive career in public policy, strategy, financial services and the macro-political process spans from work in the New York Stock Exchange to the United States House of Representatives. Kevin joined the firm after working for more than a decade on Capitol Hill, first as a senior counsel and then Chief Counsel of the House Financial Services Committee. He served on the Committee staff during the financial crisis and the enactment of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (P.L. 111-203). Kevin communicates public policy goals, analyzes and develops regulatory and legislative initiatives. He possesses a deep understanding of legislative and regulatory processes, and how government agencies interact with one another. Utilizing his substantial comprehension of financial laws and regulations, Kevin provides strategic advice and advises clients on compliance measures and industry best practices. Additionally, his market intel and broad network enable him to counsel clients on how the Congress and regulatory agencies can impact corporate governance, lending, investing, innovation and growth. With over 20 years of experience, Kevin brings a wealth of industry and public policy insight to his clients’ matters