Shearman And Sterling

Kenneth Laverriere is Of Counsel in the Compensation, Governance & ERISA practice.

His practice focus on the structure and design of executive pay; board governance and oversight related to compensation and senior officer transitions; advice to fiduciaries on the management and investment of pension assets; PBGC negotiations; Section 16 reporting and risk management; negotiation of compensation and benefit arrangements in mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions; public company reporting and disclosure; representation of senior executives in employment negotiations; equity, incentive and deferred compensation; private-company compensation and pay practices in the financial sector; and the application of ERISA’s fiduciary, prohibited transaction and plan asset rules to complex financial transactions. Kenneth also works closely with the litigation group on ERISA litigation matters and the bankruptcy and reorganization group in insolvency proceedings.

Kenneth represents corporate, financial institutions, asset management firms and investment fund clients including the New York State Deferred Compensation Board (NYSDCB), Legal & General, S&P Global, Inc., DowDuPont, General Electric, The Rohatyn Group, and GTIS.