Shaney Lokken uses her deep knowledge of the financial services industry to help clients with their public finance needs. She has more than 15 years of legal and compliance experience, including experience in-house with major banks in Atlanta, Georgia.
Shaney is a problem solver who works closely with clients to understand their challenges, analyze various options, and find the best solutions. Her experience includes representing a university system in a public-private partnership, a hospital authority in revenue anticipation certificates, and a large nonprofit arts organization in variable rate revenue bonds.
Most recently, Shaney was a senior vice president at SunTrust Bank focused on compliance efforts for swaps and security-based swaps. Earlier in her career, she was assistant vice president and assistant general counsel for the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta. In that role, she provided guidance to executive management and the board of directors regarding a variety of regulations and disclosure requirements. She also represented the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta in its secured lending and capital markets transactions. In addition, she led diversity initiatives across the FHLBank system and within FHLBank Atlanta's legal department.