Timothy J. Byrne is a counsel in the Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory Group of the New York office. He has extensive experience advising major financial institutions on the bank regulatory aspects of a wide range of financial products and corporate transactions, including representing banks and bank holding companies in connection with applications under the Bank Holding Company Act, the International Banking Act of 1978, the National Bank Act and the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.
Mr. Byrne was previously a Senior Attorney with Cleary Gottlieb and a Senior Counsel with Merrill Lynch, responsible for U.S. bank regulatory matters, and he has been acknowledged by Chambers USA and Legal 500 in financial services.
He began his legal career as a staff attorney with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Earlier in his career Mr. Byrne was an associate with Shearman & Sterling, and he rejoined the firm in 2014.
• Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory
• Financial Institutions Investigations & Enforcement
• Financial Institutions
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1990, cum laude
Princeton University, B.A., 1985, cum laude