Frederick Snow

Executive Vice President & General Counsel, First American Bank

Mr. Snow heads the bank's legal, compliance and real estate valuation groups, and has responsibility for legal risk management related to the bank's various business units. Mr. Snow's responsibilities include managing the legal affairs of the organization’s international trade finance group, wealth management group, treasury management group, human resources, and commercial banking groups, as well as litigation, regulatory compliance and information security matters. The bank is a privately-held bank offering commercial and retail banking, wealth management, investments and trust services. The bank operates a branch network in Illinois, Wisconsin and Florida, holds approximately $5.5 billion in assets and manages approximately $2.5 billion of investments.

Mr. Snow serves on the bank’s Board of Directors and is a member of the bank’s Investment Committee and Executive Loan Committee.

Until 2005, Mr. Snow was a partner in Chapman and Cutler LLP, Chicago, Illinois, representing financial institutions, funds, underwriters, utilities and transportation entities as financial institution, bond and underwriter's counsel in a variety of bond and project finance transactions. Mr. Snow began his legal career as an associate in the litigation department of Winston & Strawn, headquartered in Chicago, and as an Assistant General Counsel of Citigroup, headquartered in New York. Mr. Snow has been designated a member of Super Lawyers in banking by Thompson Reuters and a member of Leading Lawyer Network in finance law by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company.