New York Department of Financial Services - New York City Main Office
1 State Street
New York, NY 10004

New York Department of Financial Services - Albany
One Commerce Plaza
Albany, NY 12257

Website: http://www.dfs.ny.gov/
Consumer Email: consumers@dfs.ny.gov

Phone: (212) 480-6400
Consumer Hotline: (800) 342-3736

Superintendent of  Financial Services

Linda Lacewell

Began Present Term:
Term of Office:
Prior Vocation:

February 2019
At pleasure of Governor
Appointed, subject to Senate confirmation
Chief of Staff, Governor Cuomo

For additional information on insurance department staff, please see the NAIC State Directory link on the main page.

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