James Sweeney


James has experience in a broad range of securitisations and structured finance transactions, including, in particular, residential mortgages, auto and consumer loans, non-performing loans, covered bonds and structures of both a public and private nature such as portfolio sales / acquisitions and warehouses.
James also has experience in derivatives and credit risk transfer transactions.



Admitted as a Solicitor (England and Wales), 2022

Admitted as a Solicitor (Ireland), 2022


B. Corp Law, University of Galway, 2015
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.