Jennifer E. Kerslake
Ms. Kerslake is an associate in Davis Polk's Financial Institutions Group. Her practice focuses on bank regulatory advice, including Dodd-Frank Act regulatory implementation, the preparation of bank resolution plans, and financial institution capital markets and M&A transactions. In the area of regulatory implementation, she has advised clients on the Volcker Rule, enhanced prudential standards, liquidity regulations, and corporate governance. Ms. Kerslake’s practice also includes representing financial institutions in regulatory enforcement actions.
Before joining Davis Polk, Ms. Kerslake was a consumer financial services analyst in the Division of Consumer and Community Affairs at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, where she focused on regulatory and policy analysis related to consumer financial products and services, including residential mortgages and credit cards, affordable housing, and community and economic development. Previously, she worked at the Fannie Mae Foundation, executing the organization’s knowledge management strategy for the housing and community development industry.
State of New York
B.A., Journalism, Evangel University, 1993
M.A., Political Theory, Georgetown University, 1998
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2013
- Davis Polk since 2012
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 2007-2012
Fannie Mae Foundation, 2003-2007
- Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News, 1998-2003