Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Mr. McShane is the Executive Vice President & General Counsel of Philadelphia Energy Solutions.
Prior to joining Philadelphia Energy Solutions, Mr. McShane served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Global Crossing, a telecommunications company, as well as Chairman of Global Crossing UK. As General Counsel, Mr. McShane oversaw and managed all of Global Crossing’s legal matters and, prior to his appointment as General Counsel, he served as Assistant General Counsel. In this role, he led the negotiations of network infrastructure agreements for the build-out of the Pan European Crossing network.
Prior to joining Global Crossing, Mr. McShane spent 12 years at several international law firms, including positions as an Associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett from 1987 through 1996 and as Senior Counsel at Shearman & Sterling, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, and Brown & Wood, where his main focus was on representing major commercial banks, financial institutions and corporations in connection with a broad range of their corporate, commercial and financing activities.
Mr. McShane holds a JD cum laude from Harvard Law School and a BA in Liberal Arts from St. John’s College. He is admitted to the New York State Bar.