Allison M. Seeley focuses her practice on advising financial institutions on their corporate trust transactions, with a concentration on structured finance transactions. Allison has wide-ranging experience advising on a variety of complex agreements, including trust and agency agreements, custodial agreements, non-disclosure agreements, and other related agreements. The combination of her in-house experience and transactional management and business experience at two large financial institutions allows her to provide her clients with a blend of business understanding and client-focus. She also advises clients on multifaceted regulatory, compliance, information security, and other business risk issues.
Prior to joining the firm, Allison served as in-house legal counsel and a senior member and leader of the contracts team within a publicly traded company advising and working on a wide-range of transactions and contractual matters. She also served as a primary contract and business negotiations consultant for a large national bank advising on corporate trust, paying agent, and exchange agent matters, including transfer agent service agreements and corporate action agreements. Allison also worked for a major national bank advising on and negotiating third-party vendor service agreements consistent with the bank’s legal and regulatory standards.