Managing Director & Chairman, Citi Private Bank Law Firm Group
Dan DiPietro is Chairman of the Law Firm Group. The division’s 200 professionals provide financial advice and services to more than 40,000 attorneys and 650 law firms through 14 offices in the US and London (as of April, 2014). With almost 30 years experience in the industry, Dan regularly meets with law firm leaders to discuss legal industry trends, their firms’ performance vs. peers, and their financial needs.
Prior to joining Citi in 1987, Dan spent five years managing Mellon Bank’s middle market lending office in New York. Before this, he was a Banker within Chase Manhattan’s middle market lending division. He also managed a not-for-profit organization and taught in the New York City school system.
Dan holds an MBA from Columbia University and a BA from St. John’s University. He is a Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School in the Leadership in Law Firms program, and has been published in a number of legal industry periodicals including regular articles in The American Lawyer. Dan speaks at numerous industry roundtables, partner retreats and leadership groups at law firms.
A father of three, Dan resides in Sea Cliff, New York with his wife Ann. In his spare time he is a member of the Sea Cliff Silly Shakespeare Company, and while a Banker by day, he is a yoga instructor to his friends by night.