Since 2007 he has also acted as of counsel to Shearman & Sterling on a part time basis. He was also previously a partner at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft and an assistant general counsel at Goldman Sachs.
The law firm also added James Waddington as a partner to its London office. Formerly at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, Waddington’s practice includes derivatives and credit default swaps.
He has practiced law in Paris, London and New York since 1985 and worked as an investment banker at Bankers Trust.