Khalil Maalouf is active in the areas of banking regulation, supervision and enforcement and has represented clients on complex cross-border compliance and enforcement matters, including the resolution of administrative and enforcement proceedings involving federal and state regulatory agencies and prosecutors.


Mr. Maalouf has represented clients on matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, bank formations, private equity investments, regulatory capital, FDIC receivership, activity restrictions and other federal and state regulatory issues involving financial institutions. Moreover, he has counseled clients on the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act and on capital and liquidity support programs, including those established pursuant to the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008. He also has represented clients on cross-border anti-money laundering, economic sanctions, banking secrecy and data protection compliance matters.

Before attending law school, Mr. Maalouf was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship and studied at the EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht located outside Frankfurt, Germany. In law school, Mr. Maalouf received the 2006 Dykema Scholarship Award for significant contributions to the Michigan Law Review and the 2007 Eric Stein Award given to the author of the best student contribution to each volume of the Michigan Journal of International Law.



  • J.D., University of Michigan, 2007 (cum laude; Note Editor, Michigan Law Review; Contributing Editor, Michigan Journal of International Law)
  • A.B., Duke University, 2001 (with distinction in Economics)


  • New York
  • District of Columbia


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Khalil N. Maalouf

Counsel, Financial Institutions Regulation and Enforcement