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Speaker's Biography:

Robert Lavet
General Counsel, SoFi

Rob is responsible for managing all legal affairs for SoFi and its affiliate entities. Prior to joining SoFi, he served as a principal in the education and litigation practice groups of the Washington, D.C., law firm of Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville (PPSV), where he represented financial institutions and post-secondary institutions on a wide variety of regulatory, litigation and transactional matters. Prior to PPSV, Rob served as general counsel to Sallie Mae, a Fortune 300 company and the largest provider of education finance. Before his 16-year career with Sallie Mae, Rob served as a partner in the Washington, D.C., law firm of Cole Corette & Abrutyn, specializing in corporate and securities litigation. He was named a top Washington, D.C., corporate counsel in 2015. Rob holds a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and a B.A from the University of Pennsylvania.

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