Cheryl I. Aaron: Lawyer with Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Cheryl I. Aaron

Associate
Washington,  DC  U.S.A.
Phone202.383.0917

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Experience & Credentials
 

Practice Areas

  • Energy & Commodities Derivatives
  • Energy, Environmental & Commodities
  • Finance
  • Government Enforcement & Investigations
  • Securities & Corporate Governance
  • Trading & Transactions
  • Regulatory & Compliance
  • Derivatives & Structured Products
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 202.383.0917
Fax: 202-637-3593
http://www.sutherland.com/People/Cheryl-I-Aaron
 
University University of Pennsylvania, B.A.
 
Law SchoolBoston College Law School, J.D.; Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Securities/Financial Regulation
 
Admitted2008, New York; Connecticut; District of Columbia
 
Memberships 

Professional Activities
Treasurer, Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Board Chair, Anti-Defamation League Young Professionals Division
Associate Trustee, Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs
Member, Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Section of the DC Bar Association

 
Biography

Cheryl Aaron counsels clients on investment and trading in derivatives and commodities, and compliance with such laws as the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 and the Commodity Exchange Act. She advises energy firms, commodity traders, commercial end-users, as well as financial entities on regulatory, transactional and enforcement issues related to a variety of derivatives and other transactions (including the purchase, sale, storage, exchange, financing, transportation and processing of energy commodities).

Prior to joining Sutherland, Cheryl was an associate in the structured finance group of an international law firm in New York. She also worked in government relations at a Washington, D.C. firm and served as an attorney intern for the Judiciary Committee office of Sen. Chuck Schumer. While completing her LL.M. degree at the Georgetown University Law Center, Cheryl was as an attorney intern at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and at the Investment Adviser Association. Cheryl is active in pro bono work, having volunteered at the Brennan Center for Justice in New York, and currently serving as Sutherland's liaison to the DC Bar Pro Bono Program and the Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs.

Professional Activities

Treasurer, Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia

Board Member, Anti-Defamation League Young Professionals Division

Associate Trustee, Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs

Member, Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Section of the DC Bar Association

 
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Office Information

Cheryl I. Aaron

700 Sixth Street NW, Suite 700
WashingtonDC 20001-3980




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