JPMorgan Vice Chairman Cutler to Leave for Simpson Thacher

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Steve Cutler, who stepped down as JPMorgan’s general counsel two years ago, will leave the bank at the end of March to join law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, company says in memo.

• Cutler joined JPMorgan in 2006, has served as a vice chairman since 2016

• “Steve helped steer the company and advise the board and management through some of the most trying times in our history,” CEO Jamie Dimon says in memo