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J.D., Harvard University, 2004

B.A., Duke University, 2001


Law Clerk for the Honorable Magaret B. Seymour, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar

Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

U.S. District Courts for the District of Columbia, Eastern District of North Carolina, Middle District of North Carolina, and Western District of North Carolina

Antonio represents financial services companies and other major corporations, as well as their officers and directors, in a variety of civil and criminal enforcement matters before federal and state agencies. He has advised clients in matters involving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Board, and state attorneys general.

In addition, he has represented clients in responding to investigations and other inquiries by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the United States Attorneys’ Offices (USAO), the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and matters before investigative arms of intergovernmental organizations, including the World Bank Group’s Integrity Vice Presidency and the Asian Development Bank’s Office of Anticorruption and Integrity. He also has handled complex civil litigation in federal district court and in federal courts of appeals.

Mr. Reynolds has been recognized by Legal 500 as a leading lawyer in Cyber Law (Data Protection and Privacy).

Representative Experience

  • Counsels clients on the critical legal, regulatory, and policy issues associated with new financial technologies, including online lending, artificial intelligence and machine learning, cryptocurrencies, payments technologies, and financial account aggregators.
  • Conducts internal investigations and other assessments relating to a range of corporate governance and enterprise risk matters.
  • Advises fintech companies on a wide range of bank regulatory matters and assists clients with examination readiness and responses.
  • Represents financial services companies in connection with Civil Investigative Demands and subpoenas from federal and state financial regulators and agencies, including settlement and litigation.
  • Advises clients on data governance best practices, cybersecurity standards, and consumer privacy requirements under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, HIPAA, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and state privacy laws.

Professional Experience

  • Private Law Practice (2013-2019)
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Maryland (2011-2013)
  • Private Law Practice (2006-2010)


  • Legal 500 2018 and 2019: Recognized in Cyber Law (Data Protection and Privacy)
  • Lawyers of Color’s 2014 Hot List