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Brown Bag Lunch with Paul Watkins, Director, CFPB Office of Innovation
Sullivan & Cromwell
1700 New York Ave, NW., Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006
Friday, February 22, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
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WHF Brown Bag Lunch with Paul Watkins, Director, CFPB Office of Innovation. 

WHF Brown Bag Lunches are open to members only, at no charge. Not a member? Call WHF at 703-683-4742 and we will be happy to assist in signing you up for membership.

This event is off the record.  

Paul Watkins, Director, CFPB Office of Innovation 

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Sullivan & Cromwell, 1700 New York Avenue NW #700, Washington DC 20006
Metro: Farragut North & West   

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Speaker Bio

Paul Watkins came to the Bureau from the Arizona Office of the Attorney General, where he was in charge of the office’s FinTech initiatives. He managed the FinTech Regulatory Sandbox, the first state FinTech sandbox in the country, which allowed a company limited access to the marketplace in exchange for relaxing some regulations. Watkins was also the Chief Counsel for the Civil Litigation Division. In that role, he managed the state’s litigation in areas such as consumer fraud, antitrust, and civil rights. Previously, Watkins practiced at Covington & Burling LLP in San Francisco and Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP in Palo Alto, Calif. He is a graduate of Hillsdale College and Harvard Law School, and a former clerk for Judge Dennis W. Shedd on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.