Cheryl Knopp


Cheryl has served as Liquidnet’s General Counsel since July 2018. She brings more than 20 years of financial services and legal experience to her role and previously served as Liquidnet’s Deputy General Counsel, as well as Head of Liquidnet Capital Markets. Since joining Liquidnet in 2006, Cheryl has advised on corporate and securities matters, intellectual property, regulatory developments, technology and new business initiatives. She also works closely with the company’s Corporate Strategy team identifying and effectuating new business opportunities for the firm. 

Cheryl is an active member of the Liquidnet for Good Advisory Committee, the company’s corporate social engagement program, and the Liquidnet for Good Investment Committee.    

Prior to joining Liquidnet, Cheryl served as Assistant General Counsel at Bloomberg, LP and at Kaplan, Inc. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Cornell University and a J.D. degree (magna cum laude) from Brooklyn Law School.