Laurence E. Cranch

Laurence E. Cranch

Chief Legal Officer—AB

16 Years at AB
47 Years of experience

Laurence E. Cranch is Chief Legal Officer of AB. He joined the firm as general counsel in 2004. Prior to that, Cranch was a partner at Clifford Chance, an international law firm, where he focused on representing financial institutions with respect to their securities and investment-management activities. From 1973 to 2000, he practiced law at Rogers & Wells, where he was managing partner. Rogers & Wells merged with Clifford Chance in 2000. Cranch earned a BA from Amherst College and a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Location: Nashville