Bryan Shipp

New York,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone212 504 5615

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Practice Areas

  • Bank Regulation
  • Commodities & Futures Regulation
  • Corporate
  • Energy & Commodities
  • Swap Regulation
  • Energy & Commodities Investigations
  • Energy & Commodities Regulation & Compliance
  • Financial Regulation
  • Litigation
Contact InfoTelephone: 212 504 5615
Fax: 212 504 6666
University University of Arizona, B.A., cum laude
Law SchoolAmerican University, Washington College of Law, J.D., 2008
Admitted2009, New York

Bryan Shipp advises banks, broker-dealers, FCMs, energy companies, hedge funds and industry associations in transactional and regulatory matters in the securities and derivatives markets.

Bryan regularly negotiates securities and derivatives transaction documentation, including ISDA Master Agreements, NAESB Master Agreements, repurchase agreements, securities lending agreements, prime brokerage agreements, netting agreements, and bespoke swap documentation. Bryan has counseled clients regarding derivatives trading documentation for energy commodities, agricultural commodities, precious metals, and interest rates and foreign exchange. He has also drafted transaction documentation relating to several energy trading portfolio divestitures, including purchase and sale agreements, mirror transactions, total return swaps and novation agreements.

Bryan has extensive experience counseling swap dealers regarding compliance with SEC and CFTC rules under the Dodd-Frank Act and he has extensive knowledge of ISDA Dodd-Frank protocols. Bryan has frequently advocated for clients in rulemaking proceedings at the CFTC and SEC.

Bryan has aided clients with swap dealer and broker-dealer registration applications and bank corporate applications and chartering documents and has counseled bank holding companies with respect to bank regulatory requirements, including anti-money laundering rules, capital requirements, and permissible activities restrictions.

He is admitted to practice law in the State of New York. He received his B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies, cum laude, from the University of Arizona, and his J.D. from American University Washington College of Law, where he was a Mussey-Gillette fellow and served as Senior Articles Editor of the American University International Law Review.

Prior to law school, Bryan was a Fulbright fellow in Russia, where he conducted research on the effects of early-modern (pre-Petrine) Muscovite property rights and taxation on the evolution of Russian serfdom. He was mentioned in the 2013 edition of IFLR1000.

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News Releases

Cadwalader Advises Credit Suisse International in Sale of Commodity Transaction Portfolios
Jan 07, 2015

Cadwalader Advises Deutsche Bank in Sale of Energy Trading Books
Aug 25, 2014

Cadwalader Recognized for Excellence at 2013 Commodity Business Awards
Nov 21, 2013

IFLR 1000 Again Names Cadwalader a Leader in Core Transactional Areas of Practice
Nov 06, 2012


Cadwalader Recognized for Excellence at 2013 Commodity Business Awards
Nov 21, 2013

International Financial Law Review's 2013 IFLR 1000
Nov 06, 2012


Clients & Friends Memos

Position Limits Rumors Become Reality: CFTC Adopts Final Position Limits Rule Under Dodd-Frank
Oct 19, 2011

The Volcker Rule's Significant Impact on a Foreign Banking Organization's Proprietary Trading Activities
Oct 13, 2011

The Dodd-Frank Act: How It Impacts Specific Institutions, Entities and Transactions
Jun 22, 2011

Fed Issues Final Regulations on the Volcker Rule's Extension Periods
Feb 11, 2011

The Lincoln Amendment: Banks, Swap Dealers, National Treatment and the Future of the Amendment
Dec 14, 2010

An Analysis of the Dodd-Frank Act's Volcker Rule
Oct 15, 2010

Changes to the Regulation of Banks, Thrifts, and Holding Companies Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Jul 20, 2010

Regulation of Systemically Significant NonBanks Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Jul 20, 2010

Some Concerns with the Regulation of Large Non-Bank Holding Companies
Jun 03, 2010

House Regulatory Reform Bill May Impose Further Burdens On Large Funds
Feb 04, 2010

Federal Reserve Board Proposes Guidance on Incentive Compensation
Nov 17, 2009

The FDIC's Statement of Policy on Qualifications for Failed Bank Acquisitions
Aug 31, 2009

Private Equity Investments in Troubled Banks
Jul 15, 2009


2013 Energy & Commodities Conference
Oct 10, 2013

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