- Environmental & Commodities
- Energy & Commodities Derivatives
- Natural Resources
- Derivatives & Structured Products
- Government Enforcement & Investigations
- Trading & Transactions
- Private Investment Funds
- Private Equity
- Insurance Finance
|Contact Info||Telephone: 202.383.0920|
|University ||Dartmouth College, B.A.|
|Law School||Washington and Lee University School of Law, J.D.|
|Admitted||1998, Virginia; 2000, District of Columbia|
Member, Managed Funds Association
Member, Futures Industry Association
Member, Energy Bar Association
Members, ISDA North American Committee on Equity Derivatives
|Born||Boston, Massachusetts, February 12, 1972|
David combines transactional and regulatory practices to advise clients on derivatives, physical commodity trades, structured products and related capital market transactions. He represents commercial energy firms, commodity traders, commercial end users, pooled investment funds and pension funds.
David advises clients on a wide range of physical and financial trading transactions, with an emphasis on energy, metal and agricultural commodity transactions. As a structured transactions lawyer, David also represents clients in complex financing and supply transactions. He also counsels clients on a variety of transportation, storage and related services agreements. David assists clients in establishing trading relationships under master agreements (e.g., ISDA, EEI, NAESB, IFEMA, Scota, etc.) and bespoke arrangements and the execution of transactions thereunder. In addition, David represents clients in regulatory, compliance and enforcement matters related to such transactions.
Recently, David has advised clients in various physical commodities transactions, including exclusive supply agreements and storage/terminalling agreements. He also has been advising clients in acquiring physical commodity trading desks, particularly for crude oil, refined products and natural gas.
David plays a significant role in the energy, commodities and alternative investment industries' response to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (Dodd-Frank). He represents firms before the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), other federal and self-regulatory agencies, and derivatives exchanges. David also advises firms regarding derivatives reform under European law (e.g., EMIR, MiFID, REMIT, etc.).
Sutherland provides counsel regarding the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.
Sutherland acts as lead counsel in regulatory status determination under Dodd-Frank Consumer Protection Act.
Sutherland advises energy companies on Dodd-Frank and CFTC compliance issues.
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
ESMA Issues Revision of the Technical Standards on Reporting under Article 9 of EMIR
Brian Barrett,James M. Cain,Daphne G. Frydman,David T. McIndoe,Mark D. Sherrill, December 10, 2014
On November 10, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a consultation paper relating to the Regulatory Technical Standards and Implementing Technical Standards (collectively, the Technical Standards), which address the reporting obligations under the European Market...
|Profile Visibility |
|#3,755 in weekly profile views out of 52,692 lawyers in Washington, District of Columbia|
|#114,626 in weekly profile views out of 1,606,920 total lawyers Overall|