Kerry Zinn’s practice at Bressler, Amery & Ross P.C. focuses on regulatory and compliance counseling relating to anti-money laundering, anti-bribery and corruption and sanctions. Kerry also represents financial institutions and their employees in enforcement actions by government and self-regulatory organization regulators relating to a broad range of issues including but not limited to financial crime compliance program deficiencies.
Kerry is a member of Bressler’s Senior and Vulnerable Investor Group. The lawyers in this group have a shared interest in providing counsel to corporate clients who confront issues affecting seniors. Kerry is also a member of Bressler’s cannabis practice. She advises state banks, credit unions and payment processors who accept cannabis companies as customers relating to anti-money laundering compliance.
Prior to joining Bressler, Kerry was the lead attorney advising UBS’ retail and institutional broker dealers, investment advisers and private banks in the Americas relating to their financial crime prevention programs and associated regulatory issues. Kerry also served as a senior regulatory attorney for UBS’ retail broker dealer and its employees in connection with regulatory enforcement inquiries and investigations including high profile multi-regulator investigations.
Before joining UBS, Kerry was one of the lead trial attorneys in the Miami office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and represented that agency in federal court and administrative proceedings.
Kerry also had the honor of clerking for two federal judges for the U.S. District Court in and for the Southern District of Florida.