The IMF and the Evolution of International Monetary and Financial Law with IMF General Counsel Sean Hagan

Join the Business and Finance Law Program as they host Sean Hagan to discuss "The IMF and the Evolution of International Monetary and Financial Law."

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Sean HaganSean Hagan
General Counsel and Director, Legal Department, IMF

Sean Hagan is General Counsel and Director of the Legal Department at the International Monetary Fund. In this capacity, Mr. Hagan advises the Fund’s management, Executive Board and membership on all legal aspects of the Fund’s operations, including its regulatory, advisory and lending functions. Mr. Hagan has published extensively on both the law of the Fund and a broad range of legal issues relating to the prevention and resolution of financial crisis, with a particular emphasis on insolvency and the restructuring of debt, including sovereign debt. Prior to beginning work at the IMG, Mr. Hagan was in private practice, first in New York and subsequently in Tokyo. Mr. Hagan received his Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center and also received a Masters of Science in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics and Political Science.