|New York Superintendent of Financial Services|
|May 24, 2011 - Present|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed by||Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D)|
|Chief of Staff, Gov. Andrew Cuomo|
|January 2011-May 2011|
|Special Assistant to the New York Attorney General|
|Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York|
|Bachelor's||Columbia College (1992)|
|J.D.||Columbia Law School (1995)|
An April 2013 list of the 100 most powerful players in Albany by the newspaper City and State ranked Lawsky as number 52.
Lawsky led Gov. Andrew Cuomo's initiative to consolidate the New York State banking and insurance departments, creating the Department of Financial Services. Prior to leading the department, he served as Cuomo's Chief of Staff and was Deputy Counselor and Special Assistant to then-Attorney General Cuomo.
- Bachelor's degree, Columbia College, 1992
- JD, Columbia Law School, 1995
New York Superintendent of Financial Services (2011-present)
Lawsky has served as New York Superintendent of Financial Services since May 24, 2011.
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- New York Department of Financial Services - Superintendent Lawsky
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- LinkedIn profile
- New York Department of Financial Services, "Benjamin M. Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services," accessed July 5, 2012
- City and State, "Albany Power 100 List," April 23, 2013
- New York Department of Financial Services, "Governor Cuomo Announces Unanimous Senate Confirmation of Benjamin Lawsky As Superintendent of The Department of Financial Services," May 24, 2011
|New York Superintendent of Financial Services
October 3, 2011–present
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