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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

801, 17TH STREET, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20006, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 639 7000
Fax:
Fax +1 202 639 7003
Email:
Web:
www.friedfrank.com
Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

William Breslin

Tel:
Work 202.639.7051
Email:
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Corporate, Asset Management, Private Equities and Private Acquisitions, Derivatives

Position

Mr. Breslin is a member of the Firm's Asset Management Group. His practice concentrates on derivatives, futures and commodities. Mr. Breslin advises a wide range of clients, including hedge fund managers, private equity managers, commodity pool operators, commodity trading advisors, futures commission merchants, commercial end-users, and other businesses on regulatory and transactional issues related to derivatives, commodities and securities law matters. He also assists clients on their compliance with the Dodd-Frank Act, the applicable requirements of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the National Futures Association and the rules and regulations of various clearinghouses and exchanges. He also specializes in negotiating and documenting over-the-counter and exchange traded and cleared derivatives.

Member

Committee on Futures Regulation of the New York City Bar

Education

Mr. Breslin received his JD from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in 2005, and his BA from Providence College in 2000.


United States: Finance

Structured finance: derivatives and structured products

Within: Structured finance: derivatives and structured products

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP’s futures and derivatives team provides ‘timely and considered’ advice to many of the market’s most prestigious asset managers. Specialising in structured transactions, the department has noted expertise in accelerated share repurchase (ASR) and deal-contingent FX forward transactions, as well as experience in derivatives on all major asset classes. The department also has a highly-regarded regulatory practicel Robert McLaughlin, David Mitchell and the Washington DC-based William Breslin advised various end-user clients on CFTC and SEC regulations.

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