Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Raymond James Financial

Prior to joining Raymond James as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Jonathan Santelli was Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of First Republic Bank, where he led legal and compliance coverage for the bank's private wealth management business and advised on a variety of consumer, business banking and bank regulatory matters.

At Raymond James, Jonathan contributes to a company-wide emphasis on diversity and inclusion, including its 400-strong Network of Women Advisors and a 50 percent increase in diverse external hires in 2017. 

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Jonathan created a Leader's Pledge detailing his personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Jonathan's pledge here

Joined LCLD 2019 

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2022: Laura Ruiz-Rivera, Justin Mayor; 2021: Dominique Heller, Leigha DiGregory

Pathfinders Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2021: Ali Davis, Katrina Berishaj; 2020: Lisa Lee, Nicolette Bidarian; 2019: India IngramBrandy Pikus

1L Scholars Program
Participated in 2020 Virtual Scholar's Summit

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017

Annual Meeting (2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018)
Leadership Summit (2022, 2021, 2019)

Member: Jonathan Santelli

Diversity Professional: Nicole Bergknoff