Gregory (Greg) B. McShea is Senior Vice President and General Counsel and a member of the Firm’s Executive Leadership Team. Under his direction, his team focuses on its mission to provide high- quality legal, compliance, and risk management services that support Janney’s core value of delivering with integrity on behalf of clients.
Greg joined Janney as General Counsel in December 2012. He has more than 25 years of financial services industry experience in legal and compliance roles.
Before coming to Janney, he was with M&T Bank, where he oversaw the regulatory and compliance functions of the Bank’s mutual fund, investment management, broker-dealer, and insurance businesses.
His previous experience includes serving as General Counsel for Legg Mason Capital Management in Baltimore, Maryland, and Western Asset Management Company in Pasadena, California. Prior to those roles, he was Compliance Director for the Private Client division of Legg Mason’s broker-dealer.
Before going in-house, he was an associate attorney at Weinberg and Green (now Saul Ewing) in Baltimore, Maryland.
Greg received his Bachelor of Business Administration from West Virginia University and his Juris Doctor from The Catholic University of America.