Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft


Nick Shiren is a partner in the capital markets group at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, resident in the London office. His practice focuses on complex financing transactions involving a wide variety of asset classes. In particular, Nick has extensive experience in derivative products (including credit default swaps, credit-linked notes, total return swaps, currency and interest rate swaps, repos and other derivative instruments), structured credit transactions (including collateralised loan obligations) and securitisation transactions (including securitisations of residential and commercial mortgages, auto loans, credit cards, aircraft leases and trade receivables). He represents leading investment banks, arrangers, issuers and collateral managers in transactions throughout Europe and the United States.

A frequent commentator on industry issues, Nick is recognised by Chambers UK as being “among the top contacts within the legal market” and an “excellent lawyer who is extremely commercial and knowledgeable on structured products.”

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Areas of Practice

Banking and Finance
  • Education

    University of Queensland: LLB (Hons), BComm
    University of New South Wales: LLM


    Solicitor, England & Wales
    Solicitor, Queensland
    Solicitor, New South Wales
    Attorney, New York State