Andrew Greenberg focuses his practice on representing energy and commodity companies, financial institutions, and trade associations in a variety of regulatory, compliance, and risk management matters.
He advises clients on various matters associated with the Commodity Exchange Act and CFTC regulations, specifically focusing on derivative products and physical transactions. Andrew regularly advises clients with respect to implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act and its impact on swap dealers, end-users, and other market participants, including the impact of regulations governing commodity trading practices, business conduct standards, position limits, the end-user exception to mandatory clearing, reporting and recordkeeping, and registration.
Andrew's practice also focuses on representing clients in enforcement matters before the CFTC and other government and regulatory bodies. This includes assisting in document review and production, preparing responses to and negotiating the scope of government/regulator requests, preparing for and assisting in witness interviews, and researching and writing on various legal issues.
Andrew's experience also extends to the representation of debtors, creditors, creditors' committees, lenders, and investors in the restructuring of financially distressed companies.
Andrew received his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and graduated with distinction from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, earning a B.A. in Legal Studies and a criminal justice certificate. Andrew is admitted to practice in New York as well as the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
News & Resources
Clients & Friends Memos
• CFTC Extends No-Action Relief for Swaps Executed as Part of Certain Package Transactions Nov 30, 2015
• Examining Velo Holdings' KEIP Aug 03, 2012
• 2013 Energy & Commodities Conference Oct 10, 2013