Jeremy Kress

Senior Research Fellow
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Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Ann Arbor, MI 48109



Jeremy Kress is a lecturer at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. Previously, Kress was an attorney in the banking regulation and policy group at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors(link is external) in Washington, D.C. In that capacity, Kress drafted rules to implement provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act and Basel III, including enhanced risk-management standards for systemically important financial institutions. Kress also advised the Board on the legal permissibility of bank mergers and acquisitions, with a focus on institutions subject to regulatory consent orders and transactions that affect financial stability.

Kress is also a lecturer in the at University of Michigan’s Law School, where he co-taught Financial Regulation with Prof. Barr. He served as assistant executive director of the Center on Finance, Law, and Policy from 2015 to

Kress graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School and from the Harvard Kennedy School, where he was a Presidential Scholar. Kress holds a BBA from U-M’s Ross School of Business. Kress clerked for the Hon. Matthew Leitman of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. His written work has appeared in the Harvard Journal on LegislationBloomberg Corporate Law Journal, and Administrative Science Quarterly.