Lauren Valenzuela is a regulatory and compliance specialist for the financial services industry. Having served as general counsel for many years in the financial services industry, Lauren has a breadth of experience advising on compliance with federal and state consumer protection laws, government regulation and affairs, state licensing requirements, data privacy, litigation defense, labor and employment issues, transactional matters, and business strategy. Her background makes Lauren uniquely positioned to help companies operationalize compliance across an organization. Her hands-on experience leading cross-functional teams to design, implement, and test policies, procedures, processes, and compliance management systems gives Lauren a unique perspective that is sensitive to the realities companies face when determining how to best mitigate risks while optimizing resources.
Founded by Big Law veterans, Chicago-based Actuate blends the nimble entrepreneurialism of a boutique start-up with the wisdom that comes with decades of deftly handling sophisticated litigation, transactional, and compliance matters. We combine talent and technology to craft bespoke legal solutions for the next generation of business leaders. Like the clients we serve, Actuate is constantly striving to achieve the “impossible triangle” of better, faster, and less costly. Our lawyers handle matters across the country in the areas of commercial litigation, class action defense, data security & privacy, e-discovery, financial services, information governance, private client services/trusts & estates, and white collar investigations and litigation. For more information visit, www.actuatelaw.com.
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