NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)–Barbara Lucas joined Capital Market Risk Advisors to offer consulting, compliance, educational and other services to CMRA clients.

Ms. Lucas is a partner in the firm and will work with corporate boards and managers, pension plan trustees, mutual fund boards, in addition to hedge fund managers, counsel, compliance personnel with respect to a broad range of corporate governance, best practices, legal and reputation issues.

According to a statement from CMRA President Leslie Rahl, Ms. Lucas will assist clients in all types of financial businesses. Ms. Lucas has 25 years of experience in law, business and government and was a partner in Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, where she chaired the firm’s banking department, representing major U.S. and foreign banks, broker dealers, derivatives companies and hedge funds on a wide range of bank regulatory, securities law and corporate issues.

She will also work with Ms. Rahl’s other firm L2, which is an asset management, fund of funds and institutional consulting firm started by Ms. Rahl and Lisa Polksy Previous HedgeWorld Story.

SBarreto@HedgeWorld.com