Legal & Regulatory Affairs

Webster Bank’s Regulatory Affairs department provides legal support and counsel to senior management on a broad range of corporate matters including corporate governance, securities law, mergers and acquisitions, contracts, litigation and claims management. This staff of legal professionals acts as liaison with the corporation's and bank's regulators, and works closely with special counsel on agreements, filings and other matters. This team oversees the creation, maintenance and retention of official corporate records and official documents, leads compliance efforts with respect to legislative and regulatory developments affecting corporate governance, and keeps management and the board informed about corporate governance law, listing requirements, trends, issues and best practices.