WASHINGTON—Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that Associate Raymond A. Ramirez is the new Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Regional President for the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia.
Appointed by HNBA President Robert Maldonado and the HNBA Board of Governors, Mr. Ramirez will work to ensure the execution of the HNBA’s local, regional and national programs by working closely with the HNBA Board of Governors and HNBA affiliate organizations. “I am very grateful to have been appointed Region V President and look forward to serving the HNBA in the District, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia,” said Mr. Ramirez.
“We are extremely proud of Ray’s appointment and congratulate him on this honor,” said Sutherland Managing Partner Mark D. Wasserman. “Ray is a leader and will contribute greatly to this important organization.”
At Sutherland, Mr. Ramirez represents clients in matters related to derivatives and structured products. He advises government-sponsored enterprises, insurance companies, publicly traded commodity funds, energy companies and electric cooperatives that are derivatives end-users with respect to derivatives trading and compliance with the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) regulations.
ABOUT THE HISPANIC NATIONAL BAR ASSOCIATION
Founded in 1972, the HNBA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, national membership organization that represents the interests of attorneys, judges, law professors, legal assistants, law students and other legal professionals in the United States and its territories. The HNBA is also committed to advocacy on issues of importance to the 53 million people of Hispanic heritage living in the U.S. Proud of its more than four decades of accomplishments, the HNBA is mindful that its mission is as vital today as it was the day of its founding in 1972. For more information, please visit www.hnba.com.
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