Associate General Counsel
Michael J. Lacek is an associate general counsel in the U.S. Business Law Group of MetLife. As head of regulatory affairs, Mr. Lacek manages a staff of attorneys, legal assistants and compliance professionals dedicated to managing examinations, inquiries and investigations by MetLife’s principal insurance and securities regulators.
Since 2005, Mr. Lacek has led the Broker Dealer Unit in the Law Department with responsibility for legal services to MetLife’s affiliated broker dealers and registered investment advisers.
Before joining MetLife, Mr. Lacek was a partner at the Boston law firm of Palmer & Dodge.
Mr. Lacek graduated from University at Albany with a bachelor’s degree in sociology in 1977, and received his Juris Doctorate degree from Columbia University School of Law in 1980.