Of Counsel at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Steve Cutler has extensive experience in the financial services industry. Most recently he has served in leadership positions at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, including as the Global Head of the firm’s Government and Internal Investigation Practices. Prior to joining Simpson Thacher, Mr. Cutler was Vice Chairman of JPMorgan Chase & Co., after serving as the company’s General Counsel for nine years, including during the 2008-2009 financial crisis. Earlier in his career, Mr. Cutler served as Director of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement.
Mr. Cutler also serves on the board of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and previously served on the boards of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and the National Women’s Law Center.
He received his B.A., summa cum laude, from Yale University and his J.D. from Yale Law School, where he was an editor of the Yale Law Journal.