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Sara Hanks

Sara Hanks, co-founder and CEO of CrowdCheck, is an attorney with over 30 years of experience in the corporate and securities field. CrowdCheck provides due diligence and compliance services for online alternative securities offerings. Its services help entrepreneurs and project sponsors through the disclosure and due diligence process, give investors the information they need to make an informed investment decision and avoid fraud and help intermediaries avoid liability.

Sara’s prior position was General Counsel of the bipartisan Congressional Oversight Panel, the overseer of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). Prior to that, Sara spent many years as a partner of Clifford Chance, one of the world’s largest law firms. While at Clifford Chance, she advised on capital markets transactions and corporate matters for companies throughout the world. Sara began her career with the London law firm Norton Rose. She later joined the Securities and Exchange Commission and as Chief of the Office of International Corporate Finance led the team drafting regulations that put into place a new generation of rules governing the capital-raising process.

Sara received her law degree from Oxford University and is a member of the New York and DC bars and a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales. She serves on the SEC’s Advisory Council on Small and Emerging Companies. She holds a Series 65 securities license as a registered investment advisor. Sara is an aunt. Army wife, skier, cyclist, gardener and animal lover.

Webinars:

Securities Crowdfunding for Intermediaries

Series: CROWDFUNDING 2016

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Premiere Date: 05/11/2016 11:00am

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What is Equity Crowdfunding and Should it Matter to You?

Series: Alternative Investment Basics 2015

Crowdfunding is a term used to describe raising money...

Premiere Date: 07/09/2015 12:00pm

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What is the JOBS Act and Why Should You Care?

Series: Alternative Investment Basics 2015

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Premiere Date: 06/04/2015 12:00pm

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