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Nicholas Ormondroyd

Senior Associate

Nicholas Ormondroyd is in the Financial Services Regulatory practice.

Nicholas advises a wide range of clients, including banks, corporates, financial technology companies, exchanges and clearing houses, in connection with various advisory and regulatory issues affecting their business.

Prior to joining the Firm, Nicholas trained and qualified as a solicitor at another international law firm, where he was based in their banking practice.


Representative matters

Bank of America, Wells Fargo and numerous hedge funds on the Credit Suisse situation.

The U.K government on proposals for regulatory accountability, restraining the regulators so that they act predictably and consistently, and in accordance with newly generated case law.

A Middle Eastern country on the establishment of a new legal regime within its territory.

Various issuers and banks in connection with selling restrictions, stabilisation, corporate publicity and market abuse issues in connection with debt offerings.



Solicitor, England and Wales


The University of Law - Moorgate LPC with MSc in Law, Business and Management

University of Oxford M.A. B.A. (Hons) in Jurisprudence

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.