Shamoil T. Shipchandler

Adjunct faculty

Director | Fort Worth Regional Office, U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission


Shamoil Shipchandler is a Senior Vice President and Chief Counsel for risk and regulatory matters at Charles Schwab Corporation. Shamoil is a former senior officer at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Texas, where he handled significant high-profile cases and led two offices through tumultuous periods that included government shutdowns, budget reductions, and hiring freezes. As director of the SEC’s Fort Worth Regional Office, Shamoil supervised all examination and enforcement activities in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Kansas. As Deputy Criminal Chief at the USAO, Shamoil served as the Attorney-in-Charge of the Plano office and the Asset Forfeiture Chief, and supervised and handled complex white collar cases including securities, bank, corporate, mail, and wire fraud; tax evasion; computer sabotage; and money laundering. Shamoil went to Middlebury College and Cornell Law School, and clerked for the Honorable Roger B. Andewelt at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and was formerly a partner with the law firm of Jones Day.

Areas of Expertise


B.A., Middlebury College
J.D., Cornell Law School


White Collar Crime
Data Privacy & Cybersecurity