Susan M. Camillo

Susan Camillo Dechert investment management lawyer Boston

Susan M. Camillo

Retired Partner

Boston | One International Place, 40th Floor, 100 Oliver Street, Boston, MA, United States of America 02110-2605
+1 617 728 7125 | +1 617 426 6567

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Susan M. Camillo represents investment management and other financial services industry clients on the ERISA aspects of projects such as pooled investment vehicles and on the provision of investment advisory and brokerage services to retirement plans, including ERISA fiduciary duty and prohibited transaction issues. This experience also extends to securitization and private equity projects.

In addition, Ms. Camillo’s practice includes qualified retirement plans, resolution of employee benefits issues in mergers and acquisitions, project financing arrangements, loan transactions, executive incentive and deferred compensation techniques, and welfare benefit matters.

Ms. Camillo is listed as a recommended lawyer for employee benefits in The Legal 500 (US) where she is recognized as a “go-to ERISA practitioner.” In prior editions of The Legal 500 (US), clients noted that her “knowledge and experience regarding ERISA and Department of Labor rules and regulations is extremely impressive.”

  • University of Illinois, B.A., 1972, with High Honors, Phi Beta Kappa
  • The University of Chicago, M.A., 1973
  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1980
  • Massachusetts
Speaking Engagements
  • Tackling Control Group ERISA Issues and Ensuring Plan Asset Compliance — Private Equity Tax Practices 2009, Boston, MA (June 15, 2009)
  • ERISA Compliance — FINRA Annual Conference, Boston, MA (May 6, 2009)
  • ERISA: Moving Forward, What You Need to Know Now — 7th Annual Private Equity Tax Practices 2008, Boston, MA (June 23, 2008)
  • Private Equity Tax Practices Conference — Institute for International Research, Boston, MA (June 19, 2007)
  • Pension Protection Act Roundtable: Obstacles and Opportunities for Investment Managers — FRC's 3rd Annual Retirement Forum for Senior Product Leaders, Boston, MA  (June 13, 2007)
  • Proposed SEC Rules Regarding Proxy Voting — Investment Counsel Association of America Compliance Workshop, Los Angeles, CA (December 2, 2002)
  • Managing Assets for Clients Covered by ERISA — Investment Counsel Association of America, Boston, MA (November 19, 2002)