Nicholas Lawler is a Managing Director and the Director of Communications for Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P. Mr. Lawler is responsible for all aspects of the firm's communications including media relations, marketing and advertising.
Mr. Lawler has significant experience in the financial communications industry. He has provided strategic counsel to a wide variety of companies during his career, including investment banks, asset managers, hedge funds, private equity firms and global exchanges.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Lawler was a senior executive at Intermarket Communications, where he managed accounts for the agency’s leading clients. He began his career at Sard Verbinnen & Co. providing communications support for mergers & acquisitions, management changes, crisis situations and long-term positioning programs. He also spent several years at Burson-Marsteller in the Corporate and Financial practice, representing large corporations and alternative asset managers.
Mr. Lawler received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and Legal Studies from Bowdoin College.