Frederick W. Kanner

Frederick W. Kanner became a Director of FGIC in August 2013.  Mr. Kanner is a retired corporate lawyer who counseled corporations, boards of directors and financial advisors in connection with merger and acquisition transactions, financings and securities law issues, as well as matters of fiduciary duty and corporate governance.  During his over 40-year legal career, he served as a partner and Of Counsel at Dewey Ballantine LLP (subsequently, Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP) and thereafter as Senior Of Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP.  Mr. Kanner is a board member of E*Trade Financial Corporation and E*Trade Bank and a member of the board of trustees of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.  Mr. Kanner holds a JD from the Georgetown University Law Center and a BA from the University of Virginia.