Stanley Polit concentrates his practice in transactional, corporate and regulatory aspects of financial services matters. Stan is able to provide legal services to a wide variety of clients including proprietary trading firms, hedge funds, broker-dealers, registered investment advisers, commodity trading advisers, financial institutions and general corporate clients.
Prior to joining Katten, Stan served as a council member for a national crisis management firm, where he specialized in crisis communication and merged media strategies. He has lectured extensively and conducted trainings related to these topics at numerous national and international conferences, including the National Communication Association's National Convention, the International Crisis and Risk Communication Conference and the Disaster Recovery Journal's World Business Continuity Conference.
During law school, Stan served as an executive editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law and a member of the Moot Court Board. He also received numerous public interest fellowships and awards for his work with the Penn Housing Rights Project, a student-led pro bono project that provides free legal assistance to those facing landlord-tenant disputes.
Shown below is a selection of Stanley’s engagements.