|Occupation||General Counsel and Chief Regulatory Officer|
|Employer||[[The North American Derivatives Exchange NADEX]]|
|Location||Chicago, IL USA|
Prior to joining NADEX, McDermott was director and compliance counsel at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, where he was responsible for enforcement of exchange trade practices and conduct rules. McDermott came to CME from Gardner, Carton & Douglas,  where he focused on financial markets litigation.
McDermott majored in accounting at the University of Notre Dame and earned his JD from Loyola University School of Law.