Ms. Edwards provides proactive counsel to clients on corporate governance, boards of director issues, banking and securities industry regulation, risk management, compliance, consumer banking and securities transactions, and privacy and identity theft matters. She also has extensive experience supervising complex internal investigations and regulatory defense matters. Prior to joining Winston & Strawn in 2003, Ms. Edwards was executive vice president and chief legal officer at Bank One Corporation, a predecessor to JPMorgan Chase, one of the nation’s largest bank holding companies. She was in charge of Bank One’s 500-person legal, compliance, government relations, and regulatory management department, with responsibility for the bank’s worldwide legal and compliance needs. Previously, Ms. Edwards served as executive vice president and chief legal officer for Morgan Stanley, spending nearly 30 years at that company and its predecessors.