Sara Weed

Sara K. Weed is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and Co-Chair of the Global Fintech and Digital Assets Practice Group. Ms. Weed’s fintech’s practice spans both regulatory and transactional advice for a range of clients, including traditional financial institutions, non-bank financial services companies and technology companies. Ms. Weed’s outstanding achievements in private practice have been recognized by various organizations. In 2021, she was named a Rising Star in Fintech by Law360. She was also shortlisted for The Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Award North America in 2018 in the “Access to New Markets and Capital” category. Prior to working in private practice, Ms. Weed held various roles in the financial services industry, including serving as in-house counsel to IBM’s financial services group and as a policy counsel with a national financial services research organization. She also served as director and counsel with the North Carolina Office of the Commissioner of Banks, where she oversaw supervision of non-bank mortgage lenders and brokers, money services businesses, and consumer finance companies.

    All Sessions by: Sara Weed

    • 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.

      What Makes Generative AI Smarter — and Dumber — than Legacy AI?

      2023-11-07 Moderator: Sara Weed, Partner, Gibson Dunn   Speakers: Steve Holden, SVP, Single-Family Analytics and Modeling, Fannie Mae Jessica Rusu, Chief Data, Information, and Intelligence