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Cadwalader Advises Conflicts Committee of Dynagas LNG Partners in $240 Million Carrier Acquisition

Dec 21, 2015

Cadwalader advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Dynagas LNG Partners LP in its agreement with Dynagas Holding Ltd., the partnership's sponsor, to purchase 100% of the ownership interests in the entity that owns and operates the Lena River.

Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Richard Brand, Saadia Ghazi
Related Practice(s): Corporate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Names Five New Partners

Dec 18, 2015

Cadwalader today announced that attorneys Andrew Alin, Dorothy D. Mehta, Joseph V. Moreno, Bonnie A. Neuman and Amy W. Ray have been elected to the Firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2016. 

Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Dorothy Mehta, Joseph Moreno, Bonnie Neuman, Amy Ray
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Financial Restructuring, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Represents Wells Fargo in Connection With Inland Real Estate’s Acquisition by DRA Advisors

Dec 15, 2015

Cadwalader represented Wells Fargo, as lender and administrative agent, and Wells Fargo Securities, as sole lead arranger and bookrunner, in connection with Inland Real Estate Corporation’s announced acquisition by real estate funds managed by DRA Advisors LLC. 

Related Attorney(s): James Carroll, Holly Chamberlain, Christopher Dickson
Related Practice(s): Corporate Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Antitrust Lawyer Amy Ray Named to Global Competition Review’s “40 Under 40” List

Dec 04, 2015

Cadwalader announced today that Antitrust special counsel Amy W. Ray was named to Global Competition Review’s (GCR) “40 Under 40” list. 

Related Attorney(s): Amy Ray
Related Practice(s): Antitrust
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized as a 2016 Top Law Firm; Named Best Derivatives Law Firm for Fifth Consecutive Year

Nov 23, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers 2016 “Best Law Firms” rankings, with 24 practice areas ranked nationally and 35 ranked regionally in key U.S. metropolitan areas.

Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Debt & Claims Trading, Derivatives & Structured Products, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Health Care, ITC Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Private Equity, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Earns Top Rating from Human Rights Campaign

Nov 23, 2015

For the fourth year in a row, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has awarded Cadwalader a perfect score in the 2016 Corporate Equality Index as part of its Best Places to Work initiative. 

Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Promotes Eight Attorneys to Special Counsel

Nov 20, 2015

Cadwalader today announced that it has promoted eight associates to Special Counsel. 

Related Attorney(s): Kahn Hobbs, Jacqueline Ingram, Gregory Langsdale, Braden McCurrach, Patrick Quinn, Nathan Spanheimer
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, CLOs, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Distressed Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader and Tapestry Host 2nd Annual Shareholder-Director Exchange (SDX) Symposium

Nov 17, 2015

Cadwalader and Tapestry Networks hosted the Second Annual Shareholder-Director Exchange (SDX) Symposium on November 16, 2015. 

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Cox, Gregory Patti,
Related Practice(s): Corporate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Named Legal 500 2015 UK Firm of the Year for Finance (Securitisation)

Nov 13, 2015

Cadwalader has been awarded the distinction of 2015 UK Firm of the Year for Finance (Securitisation) by The Legal 500, a prominent guide to the legal profession. 

Related Attorney(s): Robert Cannon, Stephen Day, Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein, Karen McMaster, Richard Nevins, Yushan Ng, Gregory Petrick, Claire Puddicombe, David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Corporate Taxation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named US 2015 Structured Finance Team of the Year By The Legal 500

Nov 13, 2015

Cadwalader has been named US 2015 Structured Finance Team of the Year by The Legal 500.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Robert Cannon, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Stuart Goldstein, Gregg Jubin, Michelle Ko, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Richard Schetman, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Jeremiah Wagner, Neil Weidner, Hunter White, Peter Williams
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Honored By Legal Aid Society With 2015 Pro Bono Publico Award

Nov 10, 2015

Cadwalader has received a 2015 Pro Bono Publico Award for outstanding service to The Legal Aid Society. 

Related Attorney(s): Brian McGovern
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Represents BNP Paribas in Connection with Castleton’s Acquisition of Morgan Stanley’s Global Oil Merchanting Business

Nov 09, 2015

Cadwalader advised BNP Paribas, as global coordinator, sole underwriter and administrative agent, in connection with a $3.5 billion committed senior secured working capital credit facility to Castleton Commodities international, LLC, a global commodities merchant, in connection with Castleton’s acquisition of Morgan Stanley’s Global Oil Merchanting business, one of the world’s leading physical oil and products franchises. 

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Stephen Johnson, Michael Lynch, Christopher McDermott, Jeffrey Nagle, Catherine Richardson, Jason Schwartz, Nick Shiren, Matthew Stempler
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized with Two Awards at The 7th Annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards

Nov 04, 2015

Cadwalader received multiple honors during the 7th annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards Gala, including “Transportation & Logistics Deal of the Year” and “USA M&A Deal of the Year – Large Markets.”

Related Attorney(s): Joshua Apfelroth, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Louis Bevilacqua, Christopher Cox, Braden McCurrach, William Mills, Gregory Patti,, Ira Schacter, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Magnetar Capital on its Investment in Finacity’s New Business

Oct 30, 2015

Cadwalader has advised Magnetar Capital LLC in its strategic capitalization of Finacity Capital Management (FCM).

Related Attorney(s): Christopher McDermott, Jason Schwartz, Soo Kyong Yi
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Leaders in 2016 Benchmark Litigation Rankings

Oct 20, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized nationally and locally in the Benchmark Litigation 2016 rankings.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Hughes, Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Intellectual Property, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named Among Leading Law Firms in 2016 Edition of IFLR 1000

Oct 15, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized as a leading law firm in several key practice areas in the 2016 edition of the IFLR 1000, a publication focused exclusively on finance and transactional law firms.

Related Attorney(s): Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, Christopher Cox, Matthew Feig, Michael Gambro, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Karen McMaster, William Mills, Jeffrey Nagle, Yushan Ng, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, Jeffrey Robins, Ray Shirazi, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Debt & Claims Trading, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Fintech, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Adds Leading Energy Attorneys Mark R. Haskell and Brett A. Snyder to Energy and Commodities Practice

Oct 12, 2015

FERC enforcement defense, compliance and regulatory experience enhances services to clients.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Haskell, Brett Snyder
Related Practice(s): Energy Regulation & Litigation
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Capital Markets Attorney Matthew S. Feig Returns to Cadwalader

Oct 06, 2015

Matthew S. Feig has returned to the firm’s Capital Markets group in New York to continue his practice in risk-linked securities and structured and corporate finance, with particular emphasis on catastrophe bonds, cell tower transactions and other off-the-run asset classes.

Related Attorney(s): Matthew Feig
Related Practice(s): Insurance and Reinsurance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
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Cadwalader Team Guides Aer Lingus to Merger With IAG and to Definitive End of Nine-Year Legal Battle With Ryanair

Oct 05, 2015

Ryanair has abandoned its last legal challenges relating to Cadwalader client Aer Lingus.  Aer Lingus recently closed its merger with International Airlines Group. 

Related Attorney(s): Ngoc Hulbig
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations
Related Office(s): Brussels, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Obi Worldphone on its Latest Smartphone

Sep 30, 2015

Cadwalader advised Obi Worldphone in connection with the development of its latest smartphone, including support from Generali Group. Global insurance giant, Generali, co-invested in Obi with a venture capital fund consistent with the group’s approach to invest in innovative start-ups. 

Related Attorney(s): Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Corporate
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Adds Leading Fund Finance Partners Michael C. Mascia and Wesley A. Misson

Sep 28, 2015

Globally recognized practice to meet growing demand from financial institutions.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Mascia, Wesley Misson
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Represents Credit Suisse in Connection With AcelRx Pharmaceuticals’ $65 Million Monetization of Expected Royalty Stream From Zalviso™

Sep 21, 2015


Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Christopher Cox, Steven Lenkowsky, Ira Schacter
Related Practice(s): Corporate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Wins ‘M&A Impact Deal of the Year’ at 2015 LMG Life Sciences Awards

Sep 17, 2015


Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Christopher Cox, William Mills, Jeffrey Nagle, Gregory Patti,, Ira Schacter, Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized in 2015 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Sep 17, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2015 New York Metro Edition of Super Lawyers, with 40 lawyers featured in the guide.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Joshua Apfelroth, Louis Bevilacqua, Richard Brand, Nathan Bull, Gillian Burns, Kathy Chin, Thomas Curtin, Jared Facher, Brian Foster, Michael Gambro, Howard Hawkins, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lofchie, Stephanie Marcantonio, Braden McCurrach, William McInerney, Patrick Quinn, Ray Shirazi, Jared Stanisci, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Global Litigation, Health Care, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Not-for-Profit Institutions, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Wins Appeal Affirming Summary Judgment for Nestlé USA in Chocolate Price-Fixing Case

Sep 16, 2015

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading international law firm to global corporations and financial institutions, won an appeal in an important and highly-contested litigation against its client Nestlé USA. The appeal stemmed from the firm’s summary judgment victory granted on behalf of Nestlé USA and the other defendants in February.

Related Attorney(s): Evan Harris, Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations
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Cadwalader Holds Position Atop Commercial MBS Representation Rankings

Aug 21, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized as both “Top Issuer Counsel” and “Top Underwriter Counsel” through June 30, 2015, by Commercial Mortgage Alert.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Aldrich, Cheryl Barnes, Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Aaron Benjamin, David Burkholder, Robert Cannon, Andrew Croshaw, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Leah Feldman, Kate Foreman, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Kahn Hobbs, Gregg Jubin, Danielle Katz, Robert Kim, Joo Kim, Michelle Ko, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Patrick Leftley, Francisco J. Linares, Jake Lindsay, Kenneth Marino, Michael McCormack, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Lisa Pauquette, Frank Polverino, Lisa Post, Greg Prindle, Patrick Quinn, Adam Risell, William Robbins, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Michael Ruder, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Gary Schuler, Jason Schwartz, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Alexander Strom, Lary Stromfeld, James Thompson, Jeremiah Wagner, Malcolm Wattman, Neil Weidner, Hunter White
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Mortgage Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Makes Headway in CLO Rankings, Taking Top Spot Among Underwriter Counsel

Aug 21, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized for the first time as “Top Underwriter Counsel for U.S. CLOs” through June 30, 2015, by Asset-Backed Alert. The firm also tied for second place among “Top Issuer Counsel for U.S. CLOs.”

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Robert Cannon, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Stuart Goldstein, Gregg Jubin, Michelle Ko, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Richard Schetman, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Jeremiah Wagner, Neil Weidner, Hunter White, Peter Williams
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Mortgage Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized in 2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Aug 17, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with 43 lawyers across 27 practice areas featured in the guide. 

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Kathy Chin, Robert Davis, Mark Ellenberg, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Francisco J. Linares, Steven Lofchie, Brian McGovern, William McInerney, Paul Mourning, William Natbony, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Commodities & Futures Regulation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Health Care, ITC Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mortgage Banking & Whole Loan Trading, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Private Equity, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advising Procter & Gamble on Tax Aspects of the Merger of 43 Beauty Brands with Coty

Jul 09, 2015

The firm is advising P&G on tax aspects of the merger of 43 of its beauty brands with Coty in a Reverse Morris Trust transaction.

Related Attorney(s): Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Launches Health Care Fraud Strike Force

Jun 24, 2015

The initiative will focus on counseling and defending health care systems, life sciences companies and providers faced with False Claims Act and other fraud and abuse matters.

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun, Kathy Chin, Brian McGovern, Anne Tompkins
Related Practice(s): False Claims Act and Health Care Fraud, Health Care, Health Care Fraud Strike Force
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader advises on the first Swiss Franc bond offering by a Chinese Corporate issuer

Jun 24, 2015

Firm advised UBS and HSBC as underwriters on the inaugural CHF250 million bond offering by Sinochem Offshore Capital Company Limited.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Nick Shiren
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): London
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Lion I Re Catastrophe Bond Named Non-Life Transaction of the Year by Trading Risk

Jun 19, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized by Trading Risk as Non-Life Transaction of the Year 2014 for Lion I Re, a groundbreaking catastrophe bond sponsored by Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A.. Cadwalader acted as transaction counsel to Generali in respect of Lion I Re.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Robert Cannon, Jason Schwartz, Malcolm Wattman
Related Practice(s): Insurance Products, Insurance and Reinsurance, Insurance-Linked Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Hosts LGBT Pride Month Event

Jun 10, 2015

Cadwalader hosted an LGBT Pride Month event titled “The Fight for Marriage Equality in the Supreme Court” on June 9 at the firm’s New York office. Attendees included Cadwalader clients, alumni and friends of the firm.

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises CPPIB in Connection with the Financing of its Acquisition of Antares Capital from GE Capital Corporation for $12 Billion

Jun 09, 2015

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”) in a transaction in which an affiliate of its wholly owned subsidiary, CPPIB Credit Investments Inc., has signed an agreement with GE Capital to acquire 100% of the Company’s U.S. sponsor lending portfolio, Antares Capital, alongside Antares management for a total consideration of $12 billion.

Related Attorney(s): Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
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Cadwalader Expands Corporate Practice With Leading M&A Attorney Richard Brand

Jun 08, 2015

Advisor brings unique perspective in representing both corporate boards and hedge funds in activist campaigns, contests for corporate control and proxy contests.  

Related Attorney(s): Richard Brand
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized by The Legal 500 US 2015 Among Nation’s Top Firms

Jun 03, 2015

Cadwalader has been recognized for excellence across a broad range of practice areas in the 2015 edition of The Legal 500 US, a leading guide to the legal profession.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Jodi Avergun, Ingrid Bagby, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Holly Chamberlain, Kathy Chin, Christopher Cox, Thomas Curtin, Mark Ellenberg, Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein, Howard Hawkins, Steven Herman, Melissa Hinkle, Jonathan Hoff, Mark Howe, Christopher Hughes, Gregg Jubin, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Michele Maman, Braden McCurrach, William McInerney, Dorothy Mehta, William Mills, Paul Mourning, Bonnie Neuman, Gregory Petrick, Jeffrey Robins, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Jonathan Wainwright, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Derivatives & Structured Products, Distressed Municipal Finance, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Fintech, Fund Formation, M&A Clearance & Counseling, Mergers & Acquisitions, Not-for-Profit Institutions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Dorothy Auth Named President of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association

May 20, 2015

Cadwalader partner Dr. Dorothy Auth has been officially installed as president of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association (NYIPLA).

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D.
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized in Chambers USA 2015

May 19, 2015

Cadwalader was recognized for excellence in a broad range of practice areas in Chambers USA 2015, the definitive guide to the legal profession. Chambers recognized 17 national and regional Cadwalader practices, as well as 37 lawyers in 46 categories for their legal skills and experience.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, James Carroll, Christopher Cox, Mark Ellenberg, Brian Foster, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Brian McGovern, William McInerney, Paul Mourning, Patrick Quinn, Jeffrey Robins, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Broker-Dealer Regulation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Represents Towers Watson in its Acquisition of Acclaris, a Healthcare Technology Provider

May 11, 2015

Acclaris is a provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based technology and services for consumer-driven health care and reimbursement accounts.

Related Attorney(s): Joshua Apfelroth, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Ngoc Hulbig, Brian McGovern, William Mills, Linda Swartz, Howard Wizenfeld
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Kathy Chin Recognized as a 2015 Diversity & Inclusion Champion by New York City Bar Association

May 01, 2015

Kathy Hirata Chin, a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department, has been named a 2015 Diversity & Inclusion Champion by the New York City Bar Association.

Related Attorney(s): Kathy Chin, Patrick Quinn
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Named Among Top Ten Family Friendly Firms by Yale Law Women

May 01, 2015

Cadwalader was named among Yale Law Women’s 2015 Top Ten Family Friendly Firms.

Related Attorney(s): Patrick Quinn
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized by 2015 Washington D.C. Super Lawyers Magazine

Apr 29, 2015

The 2015 edition of Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers magazine features 18 of the firm’s Washington-based attorneys.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Ellenberg, A. Joseph Jay III, Gregory Langsdale, Peter Moll, Joseph Moreno, Amy Ray, Brian Wallach
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Deutsche Bank on Award-Winning CLO Transaction

Apr 22, 2015

Cadwalader client Deutsche Bank has been recognized for its work in the Ares XXX CLO, which was named “CLO of the Year” at the 4th Annual Investors' Conference on CLOs and Leveraged Loans Conference in New York City. Cadwalader represented Deutsche Bank as initial purchaser in the $361 million transaction, the first ever “short duration” CLO with limited reinvestment provisions.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Beach, Andrew Croshaw, Danielle Katz
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Antitrust Group Wins 2015 Global Competition Review Matter of the Year Award

Apr 15, 2015

The firm won its second consecutive Global Competition Review Antitrust Matter of the Year Award. Cadwalader was recognized for its representation of Eli Lilly & Company in connection with securing Federal Trade Commission clearance for the company’s acquisition of Novartis Animal Health.

Related Attorney(s): Ngoc Hulbig
Related Practice(s): Antitrust
Related Office(s): Brussels, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Represents Salix Pharmaceuticals in Its Acquisition by Valeant Pharmaceuticals

Apr 01, 2015

Cadwalader represented Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd., a leading U.S. specialty pharmaceutical company, in its acquisition by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) for $173.00 per share, or a total enterprise value of approximately $15.6 billion.  The transaction was completed on April 1, 2015.

Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Christopher Cox, William Mills, Jeffrey Nagle, Gregory Patti,, Ira Schacter, Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Adds U.S. Attorney Anne Tompkins to its White Collar Defense and Investigations Practice

Apr 01, 2015

Tompkins led numerous high-profile, complex criminal and civil investigations during her tenure as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina; addition builds upon the momentum of the Firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Practice.

Related Attorney(s): Anne Tompkins
Related Practice(s): Health Care Fraud Strike Force, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader London Partners Recognized by Leading UK Publication

Mar 30, 2015

Five London-based partners have been recognized in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom — Gregory Petrick, Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Angus Duncan and Yushan Ng.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Yushan Ng, Gregory Petrick
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products, Tax
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader's Joseph Moreno Contributes to FBI’s 9/11 Review Commission Report

Mar 26, 2015

Joseph Moreno, special counsel in the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Group, has completed his service as a staff member to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) 9/11 Review Commission. The Commission released its final report, The FBI: Protecting the Homeland in the 21st Century, on March 25.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Moreno
Related Practice(s): Cybersecurity and Data Protection, National Security, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Launches Comprehensive Interactive State Guide to Human Trafficking Legislation

Mar 23, 2015

Cadwalader launched the VS. State Guide, an interactive state-by-state overview of human trafficking legislation, recent news and state-specific resources. The VS. State Guide was developed by VS.: Confronting Modern Slavery in America, the firm’s pro bono campaign committed to raising awareness about, and developing creative solutions to fight, human trafficking in the United States.

Related Page(s): Pro Bono and Public Service
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized by 2015 Chambers Global Guide

Mar 12, 2015

Cadwalader has been named among the leaders in business law in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, with 31 attorneys and nine practice groups recognized.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Vincent Brophy, Mark Ellenberg, Brian Foster, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Yushan Ng, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, Jeffrey Robins, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Private Wealth, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader's Cheryl Barnes Recognized Among Most Influential Black Lawyers by Savoy Magazine

Mar 11, 2015

Cheryl Barnes, a partner in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office, has been named among the Most Influential Black Lawyers in 2015 by Savoy magazine. Attorneys are recognized for their professionalism, protection of rights and community service.

Related Attorney(s): Cheryl Barnes
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Represents BankUnited in Agreement to Acquire Certus’s Small Business Finance Unit

Mar 09, 2015

Certus unit consistently one of the top 20 Small Business Administration lenders in the U.S.

Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Scott Cammarn, Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Cadwalader Recognized as Leader in Diversity by New York Law Journal

Mar 04, 2015

The firm has been selected to the New York Law Journal “Diversity Initiative 2015,” which recognizes law firms and legal organizations for their commitment to creating a diverse legal community.

Related Attorney(s): Patrick Quinn
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Expands Antitrust Practice With Leading European Competition Attorney Vincent Brophy

Mar 02, 2015

Operating from the firm’s Brussels and London offices, Brophy specializes in EU competition law, with expertise in cartel investigations and a growing emphasis on follow-on litigation.

Related Attorney(s): Vincent Brophy
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Grand Jury and Cartel Investigations, Amnesty, and Compliance
Related Office(s): Brussels, London
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Cadwalader Represents Salix Pharmaceuticals in Its Pending Acquisition by Valeant Pharmaceuticals

Feb 22, 2015

Salix, a leading U.S. specialty pharmaceutical company, agreed to be acquired by Valeant for $158.00 per share, or a total enterprise value of approximately $14.5 billion. 

Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Christopher Cox, William Mills, Jeffrey Nagle, Gregory Patti,, Ira Schacter, Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Tax
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Cadwalader's Antitrust Group Nominated for Pair of 2015 Global Competition Review Awards

Feb 20, 2015

The firm has been nominated for two Global Competition Review Awards for its antitrust work during the past year—“Matter of the Year” and “Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence.” 

Related Attorney(s): Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust
Related Office(s): Brussels, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader's Ray Shirazi and Louisa Watt Named to BTI's Client Services 2015 All-Star Team

Feb 19, 2015

Partners Ray Shirazi and Louisa Watt have been named to the BTI Client Services All-Star team, based on “recognition from leading General Counsel and legal decision makers for outperforming all other attorneys” and “for delivering the absolute best levels of client service.”

Related Attorney(s): Gregory Petrick, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Louisa Watt
Related Practice(s): Debt & Claims Trading, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader Retains Top Spot in Commercial MBS Representations

Jan 30, 2015

Cadwalader was “by far the top law firm hired to work on commercial MBS offerings,” notes Commercial Mortgage Alert. The firm has now topped the list for 15 consecutive years.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Aldrich, Tasiana Auguste, Cheryl Barnes, Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Aaron Benjamin, David Burkholder, Robert Cannon, Andrew Croshaw, Sophie Cuthbertson, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Avis Edwards, Leah Feldman, Kate Foreman, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Kahn Hobbs, Gregg Jubin, Danielle Katz, Robert Kim, Joo Kim, Michael Klinger, Ana Knott, Michelle Ko, Timothy Kopcial, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Patrick Leftley, Reuben Levavi, Francisco J. Linares, Jake Lindsay, Jefferson Mabrito, Kenneth Marino, Michael McCormack, Jennifer McIntosh, Katie McShane, Linda Park, Lisa Pauquette, Matthew Pawling, Frank Polverino, Lisa Post, Greg Prindle, Claire Puddicombe, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, William Robbins, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Michael Ruder, Gary Schuler, Nick Shiren, Nathan Spanheimer, James Thompson, Daniel Tobias, Jeremiah Wagner, M. Skyler Walker, Malcolm Wattman, Nathan Weaver, Neil Weidner, Glenn Weston, Hunter White, Peter Williams
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Mortgage Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s David Quirolo Named To The Lawyer Hot 100

Jan 27, 2015

David Quirolo, a partner in the Capital Markets Group, has been named to The Lawyer magazine’s Hot 100 list for 2014. 

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Appoints Patrick T. Quinn Managing Partner

Jan 20, 2015

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading law firm to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced the appointment of Patrick T. Quinn as Managing Partner, effective immediately. 

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Cox, Patrick Quinn
Related Practice(s): Corporate
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Cadwalader Advises Credit Suisse International in Sale of Commodity Transaction Portfolios

Jan 07, 2015

Cadwalader represented Credit Suisse International and certain of its affiliates, including Credit Suisse Energy LLC and Credit Suisse Energy (Canada) Ltd. in connection with the sale of its U.S. and international portfolios of physical and financial commodity transactions to certain Citigroup affiliated entities.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Ngoc Hulbig, Jason Schwartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Energy Regulation & Litigation, M&A Clearance & Counseling, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Projects & Transactions, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Tax
Related Office(s): Brussels, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Eli Lilly in its Acquisition of Novartis Animal Health

Dec 23, 2014

Cadwalader's Antitrust Group represented Eli Lilly and Company in connection with the U.S. antitrust clearance of its proposed $5.4 billion acquisition of Novartis Animal Health.

Related Attorney(s): Ngoc Hulbig
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Global Litigation, M&A Clearance & Counseling
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Cadwalader Names Five New Partners

Dec 18, 2014

Cadwalader announced that attorneys Paul Dunbar, Aly El Hamamsy, Brian Foster, Karen McMaster and Jeff Nagle have been elected to the Firm’s partnership.

Related Attorney(s): Brian Foster, Karen McMaster, Jeffrey Nagle
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York
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Cadwalader’s Kathy Chin Named Candidate For New York Court of Appeals

Dec 10, 2014

Kathy H. Chin is among seven candidates recommended by the State Commission on Judicial Nomination to Governor Cuomo for the opening that will occur when Associate Judge Robert S. Smith retires from the New York Court of Appeals at the end of the year.

Related Attorney(s): Kathy Chin, Patrick Quinn
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Earns Perfect Score on 2015 Corporate Equality Index

Nov 26, 2014

The firm received a perfect 100 percent score on the Human Rights Campaign 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and has been designated as a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality for a third consecutive year.

Related Attorney(s): Patrick Quinn
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Appoints Attorneys to Special Counsel

Nov 24, 2014

Cadwalader announced the promotion of the following attorneys to the position of Special Counsel: Joshua Apfelroth, Gillian Burns, Robert Cannon, Robert Foote, Joseph Jay, Michele Maman, Jed Miller, Bonnie Neuman, Greg Prindle, William Schaaf, Adam Topping, Christopher Updike, Edward Wei and Jessica Wong.

Related Attorney(s): Joshua Apfelroth, Gillian Burns, Robert Cannon, A. Joseph Jay III, Michele Maman, Jed Miller, Bonnie Neuman, Greg Prindle, William Schaaf, Edward Wei, Jessica Wong
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Private Wealth, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Sponsors Inaugural Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative Symposium on Diversity & Inclusion

Nov 20, 2014

The firm sponsored the inaugural Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative Symposium, which convened leaders in sports, business and government to discuss diversity in the workplace, exchange ideas and propose solutions to the shortage of diversity in positions of leadership.

Related Attorney(s): Patrick Quinn
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
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The Shareholder-Director Exchange (SDX) Hosts Inaugural Symposium on Shareholder-Director Engagement to Further Advance Growing Governance Movement

Nov 17, 2014

The Shareholder-Director Exchange (SDX) Working Group and Founders – Cadwalader, Teneo, and Tapestry Networks – hosted the inaugural SDX Symposium in New York City, convening leaders from a range of disciplines to engage in a candid discussion about the importance of shareholder-director engagement in corporate governance.

Related Attorney(s): Gregory Patti,
Related Practice(s): Corporate Governance
Related Page(s): SDX™ Protocol
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advising Procter & Gamble on Tax Aspects of the Acquisition of Duracell by Berkshire Hathaway

Nov 13, 2014

Cadwalader is advising The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) on the tax aspects of the disposition of its Duracell business through an exchange of the stock of a recapitalized Duracell Company for P&G shares held by Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Berkshire’s stock ownership of P&G is currently valued at approximately $4.7 billion. P&G expects to contribute approximately $1.8 billion in cash to the Duracell Company in the pre-transaction recapitalization.

Related Attorney(s): Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises The Pasha Group on $141 Million Acquisition

Nov 11, 2014

Cadwalader is pleased to have advised The Pasha Group, a family-owned global logistics and transportation company, on its agreement to acquire the Hawaii trade-lane business of Horizon Lines, Inc., a Jones Act container shipping and integrated logistics Company, for approximately $141.5 million.

Related Attorney(s): Louis Bevilacqua, Braden McCurrach, William Mills, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax
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Cadwalader Named Among Leaders in 2015 Benchmark Litigation Rankings

Nov 06, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been recognized nationally and locally in the Benchmark Litigation 2015 rankings.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Hughes, Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Intellectual Property, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized Among the Most Innovative Law Firms in Europe

Nov 03, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been named among the Top 50 Innovative Law Firms in Europe by the Financial Times. The firm also earned a “Highly Commended” ranking in the Most Innovative Law Firms in Finance category for its representation of Centerbridge Partners in the A.T.U. group restructuring. The Cadwalader team was led by Holly Neavill and Yushan Ng.

Related Attorney(s): Yushan Ng
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring
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Cadwalader Recognized Among 2015 Best Law Firms; Wins Fourth Consecutive Derivatives "Law Firm of the Year" Award

Nov 03, 2014

The firm has been recognized in the 2015 U.S. News & World Report / Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, with several practices in a wide range of areas listed both nationally and in key U.S. metropolitan areas.

Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate Finance, Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mortgage Banking & Whole Loan Trading, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named Among Top Corporate Allies for Diversity

Oct 24, 2014

Difference Matters Magazine
Cadwalader has been named among the “Top Corporate Allies for Diversity” by Difference Matters Magazine, specifically in the LGBT and Women categories. The awards recognize organizations for their steadfast and pioneering commitment to, and support of, employees.

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Diversity Awards & Recognition
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Completes Independent Investigation into Academic Irregularities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Oct 22, 2014

A Cadwalader team led by Kenneth L. Wainstein, chair of the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Group, and supported by associates A. Joseph Jay III and Colleen Depman Kukowski, has issued its findings concerning academic irregularities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The report, titled “Investigation of Irregular Classes in the Department of African and Afro-American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,” was made public earlier today.

Related Attorney(s): A. Joseph Jay III
Related Practice(s): White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Leading Law Firms in 2015 Edition of IFLR 1000

Oct 21, 2014

Cadwalader has been recognized as a leading law firm in several key practice areas in the 2015 edition of the IFLR 1000, a publication focused exclusively on finance and transactional law firms.

Related Attorney(s): Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, Christopher Cox, Michael Gambro, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, William Mills, Jeffrey Nagle, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, Jeffrey Robins, Ray Shirazi, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bank Regulation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Mercuria Energy Group in Acquisition of JPMorgan’s Physical Energy and Commodities Business

Oct 03, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, announced today that it advised Mercuria Energy Group Limit, a global energy and commodities trading company, on the closing of its acquisition of J.P. Morgan’s physical energy and commodities business.

Related Attorney(s): Ira Schacter
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Projects & Transactions, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Tax
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Cadwalader Advises Acorda Therapeutics on Merger Agreement to Acquire Civitas Therapeutics

Sep 24, 2014

Cadwalader is pleased to have advised Acorda Therapeutics, Inc., a leading biotechnology company, on its execution of a merger agreement to acquire Civitas Therapeutics, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company, for $525 million in an all cash transaction.

Related Attorney(s): Andrew Alin, Joshua Apfelroth, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Christopher Cox, Gregory Patti,, Ira Schacter, Linda Swartz, Edward Wei
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Intellectual Property, M&A Clearance & Counseling, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Tax
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Cadwalader Named 2014 Americas Derivatives Law Firm of the Year; Ray Shirazi Recognized as Top Derivatives Lawyer

Sep 19, 2014

Cadwalader has been named the 2014 Americas Derivatives Law Firm of the Year by GlobalCapital, a leading financial news and data provider. In addition, Ray Shirazi, a partner in the firm’s Derivatives & Structured Products Practice, has been recognized as Derivatives Lawyer of the Year. 

Related Attorney(s): Maurine Bartlett, Aaron Benjamin, Assia Damianova, Brian Foster, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Stuart Goldstein, Henry LaBrun, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, James McDonnell, Jed Miller, Nihal Patel, Patrick Quinn, Jeffrey Robins, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Nick Shiren, Alexander Strom, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products
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Cadwalader Expands London Office and Global Capital Markets Practice with the Addition of David Quirolo

Sep 16, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that David Quirolo has joined the Firm as a Partner in the Global Capital Markets Practice Group in the Firm’s London office. 

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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More Than 40 Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers 2014 New York Metro Edition

Sep 15, 2014

Super Lawyers
The firm has been recognized in the 2014 New York Metro Edition of Super Lawyers, with 41 lawyers featured in the guide. The publication includes lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, as well as Rising Stars.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Joshua Apfelroth, Louis Bevilacqua, Gillian Burns, Kathy Chin, Jared Facher, Brian Foster, Michael Gambro, Howard Hawkins, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Pamela Landman, Steven Lofchie, Stephanie Marcantonio, Braden McCurrach, William McInerney, Dorothy Mehta, William Natbony, Patrick Quinn, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Global Litigation, Health Care, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Not-for-Profit Institutions, Real Estate, Tax
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Cadwalader Advises Deutsche Bank in Sale of Energy Trading Books

Aug 25, 2014

Cadwalader is pleased to have advised Deutsche Bank AG in connection with (i) the sale of its US power trading book to Citigroup Energy and (ii) the sale of its North American natural gas trading book to Morgan Stanley Capital Group.

Related Attorney(s): Jason Schwartz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Projects & Transactions, Tax
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Steven Lofchie Recognized by Best Lawyers as New York Lawyer of the Year for Securities Regulation

Aug 18, 2014

Steven Lofchie, co-chair of Cadwalader’s Financial Services Group, has been named the 2015 Lawyer of the Year for Securities Regulation in New York by The Best Lawyers in America.

Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys, Practices Recognized in 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Aug 18, 2014

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with 43 lawyers across 29 practice areas featured in the guide.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Kathy Chin, Mark Ellenberg, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Francisco J. Linares, Steven Lofchie, Brian McGovern, William McInerney, Paul Mourning, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Distressed Structured Products, ERISA, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Health Care, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Private Wealth, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Exelon Corporation in Acquisition of Integrys Energy Services

Jul 30, 2014

Cadwalader advised Exelon Corporation, a leading competitive energy provider, on its agreement to purchase Integrys Energy Services, Inc.

Related Attorney(s): Ira Schacter
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Successfully Advises Anheuser-Busch in Trademark Infringement Case

Jul 25, 2014

The firm advised Anheuser-Busch in Action Ink, Inc. v. Anheuser-Busch, Inc., winning a decision that collaterally estopped Action Ink from proceeding with its claims against Anheuser-Busch.

Related Attorney(s): Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Intellectual Property, Trademark & Copyright Protection
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader's Capital Markets Group Retains Top Spot in CMBS Representations

Jul 25, 2014

Cadwalader has once again been recognized as the top law firm advising issuers and underwriters on commercial MBS offerings during the first half of 2014, according to a new set of rankings released in the latest edition of Commercial Mortgage Alert.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Aldrich, Cheryl Barnes, Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Aaron Benjamin, David Burkholder, Robert Cannon, Andrew Croshaw, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Leah Feldman, Kate Foreman, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Kahn Hobbs, Gregg Jubin, Danielle Katz, Robert Kim, Joo Kim, Michelle Ko, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Patrick Leftley, Francisco J. Linares, Jake Lindsay, Ivan Loncar, Kenneth Marino, Michael McCormack, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Lisa Pauquette, Frank Polverino, Lisa Post, Greg Prindle, Patrick Quinn, Adam Risell, William Robbins, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Michael Ruder, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Gary Schuler, Jason Schwartz, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Alexander Strom, Lary Stromfeld, James Thompson, Jeremiah Wagner, Malcolm Wattman, Neil Weidner, Hunter White
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Mortgage Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Forbes Media LLC on Majority Stake Sale to International Investors

Jul 18, 2014

Cadwalader is pleased to have advised Forbes Media LLC on its sale of a majority stake to a group of international investors as part of the Company's global growth strategy.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Christopher Cox, William Mills, Gregory Patti,
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Intellectual Property, Tax
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Cadwalader Recognized by The American Lawyer With Two 2014 Global Legal Awards

Jul 11, 2014

Cadwalader has been recognized by The American Lawyer with two 2014 Global Legal Awards — Global Finance Deal of the Year: Restructuring and Insolvency (Europe) and Global M&A Deal of the Year: Europe/Ireland. The awards will be presented at the Global Legal Awards dinner on September 15 in New York City.

Related Attorney(s): Ingrid Bagby, Christopher Cox, Ngoc Hulbig, Michele Maman, Marissa Morelle, Richard Nevins, Gregory Patti,, Gregory Petrick
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advising Salix Pharmaceuticals in its Combination with Cosmo Technologies to Form Salix Pharmaceuticals, plc

Jul 08, 2014

Cadwalader is pleased to be advising Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. in its announced combination with Cosmo Technologies Limited, a subsidiary of Cosmo Pharmaceuticals S.p.A., pursuant to which Salix will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Irish incorporated Cosmo Technologies, which will change its name to Salix Pharmaceuticals, plc.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Christopher Cox, Ira Schacter, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader Advises British Virgin Islands on Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”) Intergovernmental Agreement with United States

Jun 30, 2014

Cadwalader is pleased to have advised the Government of the British Virgin Islands (the “BVI”) in connection with the BVI’s execution of the BVI’s Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”) Intergovernmental Agreement with the United States (“IGA”).

Related Attorney(s): Mark Howe
Related Practice(s): Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
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Cadwalader Advises Smurfit Kappa on €240 Million Trade Receivables Securitisation Refinancing

Jun 30, 2014

Cadwalader represented Smurfit Kappa Group in its recent five-year trade receivables securitisation programme of up to €240 million maturing in June 2019.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Jake Lindsay, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Leading Firms in The Legal 500 US 2014

Jun 27, 2014

Cadwalader has been recognized for excellence across a broad range of practice areas in the 2014 edition of The Legal 500 US, a leading guide to the legal profession.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Jodi Avergun, Ingrid Bagby, Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Christopher Cox, Thomas Curtin, Mark Ellenberg, Brian Foster, Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Melissa Hinkle, Jonathan Hoff, Mark Howe, Christopher Hughes, Gregg Jubin, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Michele Maman, William McInerney, Dorothy Mehta, William Mills, Peter Moll, Gregory Patti,, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Jeffrey Robins, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Jonathan Wainwright, Brian Wallach, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Financial Restructuring, Fund Formation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Structured Products, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized as Best Securitization Law Firm by GlobalCapital

Jun 23, 2014

Cadwalader was named Best Securitization Law Firm at the GlobalCapital Securitization Milestones Dinner, held last night at the Broad Street Ballroom in New York City.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Aldrich, Cheryl Barnes, Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Aaron Benjamin, David Burkholder, Robert Cannon, Andrew Croshaw, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Leah Feldman, Kate Foreman, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Kahn Hobbs, Gregg Jubin, Danielle Katz, Robert Kim, Joo Kim, Michelle Ko, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Patrick Leftley, Francisco J. Linares, Jake Lindsay, Ivan Loncar, Kenneth Marino, Michael McCormack, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Lisa Pauquette, Frank Polverino, Greg Prindle, Patrick Quinn, Adam Risell, William Robbins, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Michael Ruder, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Gary Schuler, Jason Schwartz, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Alexander Strom, Lary Stromfeld, James Thompson, Jeremiah Wagner, Malcolm Wattman, Hunter White
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Joseph Moreno Appointed to Staff of FBI 9/11 Review Commission

Jun 16, 2014

Joseph Moreno, a special counsel in the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Group, has been appointed as a consultant to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), where he will serve on the staff of the newly-formed FBI 9/11 Review Commission.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Moreno
Related Practice(s): Cybersecurity and Data Protection, National Security
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Practices, Attorneys Named Among Leaders in Chambers USA 2014

May 23, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been recognized for excellence in a broad range of practice areas in Chambers USA 2014, the definitive guide to the legal profession.

Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Broker-Dealer Regulation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Launches Web-Based Financial Services Solution

May 08, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader) announced the launch of Knowledge Driven Systems (KDS) that enable financial service practitioners to perform legal, compliance and transactional tasks through an interactive online solution.  KDS will be available through the Cadwalader Cabinet, a web-based financial regulatory knowledge and intelligence platform that provides news, research tools, topical guides, legal treatises and compliance manuals.

Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Broker-Dealer Regulation, Commodities & Futures Regulation, FCA Regulated Entities, Financial Regulation, Swap Regulation
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Cadwalader’s Christopher Hughes and David Miller Top U.S. Lawyer Rankings Again

May 06, 2014

Christopher A. Hughes and David S. Miller have once again been named at the top of their respective practices in the 2014 United States Lawyer Rankings.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Hughes
Related Practice(s): Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A. on Groundbreaking Lion I Re Catastrophe Bond

Apr 29, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, has advised Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A., Italy’s largest insurer by premiums and Europe’s third largest insurer, on its first catastrophe bond transaction.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Robert Cannon, Jason Schwartz, Malcolm Wattman
Related Practice(s): Insurance-Linked Securities
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader Advises Global Financial Institution on $200 Million Multi-Currency Loan Deal

Apr 28, 2014

The firm advised a leading global financial institution on its recent $200 million, tranched, multi-currency revolving loan facility to an affiliate of Callidus Capital Corporation.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Beach, Danielle Katz, Nathan Spanheimer
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
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Super Lawyers Recognizes Cadwalader’s Washington, D.C. Attorneys

Apr 25, 2014

Super Lawyers
The 2014 Washington, D.C., edition of Super Lawyers magazine features 19 Cadwalader attorneys.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Ellenberg, Peter Moll, Joseph Moreno, Amy Ray, Brian Wallach
Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Restructuring, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Tops Mortgage-Backed Securities Tables in The American Lawyer 2014 Corporate Scorecard

Apr 14, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, is ranked number one in deal value as both issuer’s counsel and underwriter’s counsel in the Mortgage-Backed Securities category in The American Lawyer 2014 Corporate Scorecard.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Aldrich, Cheryl Barnes, Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Aaron Benjamin, David Burkholder, Robert Cannon, Andrew Croshaw, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Leah Feldman, Kate Foreman, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Kahn Hobbs, Gregg Jubin, Danielle Katz, Robert Kim, Joo Kim, Michelle Ko, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Patrick Leftley, Francisco J. Linares, Jake Lindsay, Ivan Loncar, Kenneth Marino, Michael McCormack, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Lisa Pauquette, Frank Polverino, Greg Prindle, Patrick Quinn, Adam Risell, William Robbins, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Michael Ruder, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Gary Schuler, Jason Schwartz, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Alexander Strom, Lary Stromfeld, James Thompson, Jeremiah Wagner, Malcolm Wattman, Hunter White
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Mortgage Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Achieves Perfect Score on 2014 Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index

Apr 08, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, achieved a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights  Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index for 2014. As a result, the firm is recognized by HRC as one of “America’s Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality.” This is the second consecutive year that the firm has received the HRC honor.

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Diversity Awards & Recognition
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized With Two Major IFLR Americas Awards

Mar 28, 2014

Cadwalader was honored with two major awards at this year’s IFLR Americas Awards Ceremony – the Financial Regulation Group was named Financial Regulation Team of the Year and the firm’s Financial Restructuring team took home the Restructuring Deal of the Year honor for its work in connection with the restructuring of Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC).

Related Attorney(s): Ingrid Bagby, Maurine Bartlett, Scott Cammarn, James Frazier, Steven Lofchie, Michele Maman, Richard Nevins, Gregory Petrick, Jeffrey Robins
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys, Practices Recognized by 2014 Chambers Global Guide

Mar 25, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, has been named among the leaders in business law in the 2014 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, with 28 attorneys and nine practice groups recognized.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Mark Ellenberg, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Steven Lofchie, Yushan Ng, Patrick Quinn, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Private Wealth, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Mercuria on Acquisition of J.P. Morgan's Energy and Commodities Trading Company

Mar 19, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, today announced that it advised Mercuria Energy Group Limited, a global energy and commodities trading company, on its acquisition of J.P. Morgan's physical energy and commodities business for $3.5 billion.

Related Attorney(s): Ira Schacter
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Energy Regulation & Litigation, M&A Clearance & Counseling, Mergers & Acquisitions, Projects & Transactions, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Tax
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Cadwalader Partner Steven Lofchie Testifies on Reg. NMS Before House Committee on Financial Services

Feb 28, 2014

Steven Lofchie, a partner and co-chair of the firm’s Financial Services Group, participated as a witness at a House Committee on Financial Services hearing entitled "Equity Market Structure: A Review of SEC Regulation NMS." Fully implemented in 2007, some market participants have identified Reg. NMS as a potential source of market complexity, dislocation and disruption. 

Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Broker-Dealer Regulation, Financial Regulation, Investment Management Regulation & Compliance, Investment Management Transactions
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises on Award-Winning CLO 2.0 Transaction

Feb 27, 2014

Cadwalader client Natixis Global Asset Management received the “European CLO Deal of the Year” award in recognition of the HayFin Ruby II CLO, the first multicurrency risk retention compliant European CLO 2.0. Cadwalader’s Capital Markets Group structured and documented the transaction.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Robert Cannon, Nick Shiren
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York
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Cadwalader’s Neil Weidner Discusses Impact of Dodd-Frank on Asset-Backed Securities at House Subcommittee Hearing

Feb 26, 2014

Neil Weidner, a partner in the firm’s Capital Markets Group, was featured as a key witness on behalf of the Structured Finance Industry Group at a hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises entitled “The Dodd-Frank Act’s Impact on Asset-Backed Securities.” Weidner’s testimony focused primarily on the negative effects the Volcker Rule and risk retention under Dodd-Frank could have on the collateralized loan obligation market and, as a result, the commercial loan market that provides a crucial source of affordable funding to companies across many industries in the United States.

Related Attorney(s): Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Financial Regulation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Nominated for Three Key 2014 Global Competition Review Awards

Feb 21, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, announced that the firm’s Antitrust Group has served as counsel on three transactions that are shortlisted for the 2014 Global Competition Review Awards. The firm’s work as antitrust counsel to US Airways in its merger with American Airlines is nominated in the Matter of the Year category. Cadwalader’s ongoing representation of Irish airline Aer Lingus in its defense of Ryanair's hostile takeover bids, and its work as U.S. counsel to Microsoft Corporation in its proposed acquisition of Nokia’s mobile phone and tablet business, are each shortlisted in the Merger Control Matter of the Year – Europe category. The 2014 Global Competition Review Awards Dinner will be held on March 25 in Washington, D.C.

Related Attorney(s): Amy Ray
Related Practice(s): Antitrust
Related Office(s): Brussels, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Tops List of CMBS Law Firm Representations—Again

Feb 07, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has once again been recognized as the top commercial mortgage securitization practice in the nation by Commercial Mortgage Alert.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Aldrich, Cheryl Barnes, Joseph Beach, Suzanne Bell, Aaron Benjamin, David Burkholder, Robert Cannon, Andrew Croshaw, Assia Damianova, Stephen Day, Eva De Grauw, Leah Feldman, Kate Foreman, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Kahn Hobbs, Gregg Jubin, Danielle Katz, Robert Kim, Joo Kim, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Patrick Leftley, Francisco J. Linares, Jake Lindsay, Ivan Loncar, Kenneth Marino, Michael McCormack, Jed Miller, Linda Park, Lisa Pauquette, Frank Polverino, Lisa Post, Greg Prindle, Patrick Quinn, Adam Risell, William Robbins, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Michael Ruder, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Gary Schuler, Jason Schwartz, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Nathan Spanheimer, Alexander Strom, Lary Stromfeld, James Thompson, Jeremiah Wagner, Malcolm Wattman, Neil Weidner, Hunter White
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Mortgage Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Announces Leadership Succession Plan

Jan 09, 2014

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, today announced a management succession plan in which Firm Chairman Chris White will transition leadership responsibilities for the Firm to Jim Woolery, 44, as Chairman, and Pat Quinn, 50, as Managing Partner, effective January 1, 2015.

Related Attorney(s): Patrick Quinn
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Elects Five New Partners

Dec 20, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that five attorneys have been elected partners of the firm.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Beach, Robert Kim
Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Asset-Backed Commercial Paper, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Élan Corporation, plc in US$8.6 billion sale to Perrigo Company plc

Dec 18, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s leading legal advisors to corporations and financial institutions, announced today that it has advised Élan Corporation, plc on the completion of its sale to Perrigo Company plc.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Cox, Ngoc Hulbig, Marissa Morelle, Gregory Patti,
Related Practice(s): Corporate
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The Washingtonian Names Four Cadwalader Partners to its 'Best Lawyers' List

Dec 04, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s leading advisors to corporations and financial institutions, is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s partners are named among Washington, D.C.’s best legal minds in the December 2013 issue of The Washingtonian magazine.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Ellenberg
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Cybersecurity and Data Protection, Financial Restructuring, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized Among 2013 Most Innovative Law Firms by Financial Times

Nov 21, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading advisor to corporations and financial institutions, is ranked among the most innovative law firms in the 2013 Financial Times U.S. Innovative Lawyers report.

Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Commodities & Futures Regulation, Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized for Excellence at 2013 Commodity Business Awards

Nov 21, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s leading legal advisors to corporations and financial institutions, received a Special Commendation at last night’s Commodity Business Awards held at the Savoy Hotel, London.

Related Attorney(s): Joseph Moreno, Adam Risell
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Litigators Recognized Nationally, Locally by Benchmark Litigation 2014

Nov 20, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s most prominent legal advisors to leading corporations and financial institutions, has again been recognized by Benchmark Litigation as a top litigation firm.

Related Attorney(s): Jason Halper, Christopher Hughes, Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Intellectual Property
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Again Recognized Among Legal Leaders by IFLR 1000

Nov 15, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s most prominent legal advisors to leading corporations and financial institutions, has again been recognized as a leading law firm in several key practice areas in the 2014 edition of the IFLR 1000, a publication focused exclusively on finance and transactional law firms.

Related Attorney(s): Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, Brian Foster, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Mark Howe, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Christopher McDermott, William Mills, Jeffrey Nagle, Patrick Quinn, Jeffrey Robins, Ray Shirazi, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products, Swap Regulation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Assists US Airways in Settlement with DOJ on Merger with American Airlines

Nov 14, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, served as antitrust counsel to US Airways Group, Inc., helping its long-standing client reach a settlement with the Department of Justice and several states attorneys general that paves the way for a merger with AMR Corporation, the parent company of American Airlines.

Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, M&A Clearance & Counseling
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Appoints Six Attorneys to Special Counsel

Nov 13, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that it has promoted the following attorneys to the position of Special Counsel: Brendan D. Delany, Daniel J. Howley, Stephanie Marcantonio, Lambrina Mathews, Christopher G. Milenkevich and Howard Wizenfeld.

Related Attorney(s): Stephanie Marcantonio, Howard Wizenfeld
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Real Estate
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Practices, Lawyers Recognised in 2014 Edition of Chambers UK

Nov 07, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading adviser to global financial institutions and corporations, is again recognised in the Chambers UK guide, with several practices and lawyers noted in the 2014 edition.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Richard Nevins, Yushan Ng, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring, Insurance-Linked Securities
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Cadwalader Practices Named Among Top Tier by U.S. News and Best Lawyers in 2014 Best Law Firms Rankings; Firm Retains Derivatives “Law Firm of the Year” Honor

Nov 01, 2013

U.S. News and Best Lawyers
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s leading legal advisors to financial institutions and corporations, has again been recognized in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings, with several practices in a wide range of areas listed both nationally and in key U.S. metropolitan areas.

Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate Finance, Derivatives & Structured Products, Estate Planning & Administration, Financial Regulation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mortgage Banking & Whole Loan Trading, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognised in 2013 Edition of The Legal 500 UK; Insurance Practice Earns Top Ranking

Oct 25, 2013

The Legal 500 UK
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading adviser to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that the 2013 edition of The Legal 500 UK has recognised the firm in the areas of Insurance, both Corporate and Regulatory, Securitisation, Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency, Derivatives and Structured Products, and Corporate Tax.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Day, Richard Nevins, Yushan Ng, Nick Shiren, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Corporate Taxation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Insurance Products, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Recognized in 2013 Edition of The Legal 500 US

Oct 25, 2013

The Legal 500 US
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s most prominent legal advisors to leading corporations and financial institutions, has again been recognized for excellence across a broad range of practice areas in the 2013 edition of The Legal 500 US, a leading guide to the legal profession.  A total of 14 Cadwalader practices were recognized, and 52 attorneys were singled out for their legal skills and experience.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Christopher Cox, Mark Ellenberg, Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein, Jason Halper, Melissa Hinkle, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Christopher McDermott, William McInerney, William Mills, Peter Moll, Gregory Patti,, Jeffrey Robins, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Brian Wallach, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Distressed Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
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Cadwalader Recognized with Multiple Legal Aid Society Awards

Oct 25, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, will be honored with a 2013 Pro Bono Publico Award for outstanding service to The Legal Aid Society and its clients at an event held at The Prince George Ballroom in New York City on October 29. In addition, litigation partner Colin Underwood, associate Chelsea Corey and alumnus Joseph Mueller will receive awards for their team effort on behalf of a prisoner currently incarcerated in New York’s Attica Correctional Facility.

Related Practice(s): Not-for-Profit Institutions
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Cadwalader’s James P. Carroll and Scott A. Cammarn Recognized as “Lawyers of the Year” in The Best Lawyers in America

Oct 24, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s leading advisors to corporations and financial institutions, is pleased to announce that James P. Carroll and Scott A. Cammarn have been named “Lawyers of the Year” in the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. This recognition is given to only a single lawyer per practice and metropolitan area.

Related Attorney(s): Scott Cammarn, James Carroll
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Washington
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2014 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 44 Cadwalader Attorneys Across a Range of Practices

Oct 22, 2013

The Best Lawyers in America
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s most prominent legal advisors to leading corporations and financial institutions, is pleased to announce that 44 attorneys in 31 areas of practice have been selected by their peers for recognition in the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Kathy Chin, Mark Ellenberg, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Francisco J. Linares, Steven Lofchie, Brian McGovern, William McInerney, Paul Mourning, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Enforcement Defense, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Real Estate, Securities Enforcement and Compliance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Wins Derivatives Week Law Firm of the Year Once Again

Sep 20, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading advisor to  corporations and financial institutions, has been selected as the 2013 Derivatives Week/Derivatives Intelligence Law Firm of the Year.

Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): London
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Super Lawyers 2013 New York Metro Edition Recognizes More Than 30 Cadwalader Attorneys

Sep 18, 2013

Attorneys across a range of practice areas at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s most prominent legal advisors to leading corporations and financial institutions, were named in the 2013 metropolitan New York edition of Super Lawyers.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Joshua Apfelroth, Louis Bevilacqua, Kathy Chin, Jared Facher, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lofchie, Stephanie Marcantonio, William McInerney, William Natbony, Patrick Quinn, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, ERISA, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Not-for-Profit Institutions, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Deepens Cross Border Finance, Securitization and Global Capital Markets Practice with Addition of London Partners Bruce Bloomingdale and Jeremiah Wagner

Sep 18, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that Bruce Bloomingdale and Jeremiah Wagner will join the firm’s global Capital Markets practice.

Related Attorney(s): Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Jeremiah Wagner
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Remains On Top of CMBS Rankings

Aug 01, 2013

Commercial Mortgage Alert
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been recognized as the top commercial mortgage securitization practice in the country by Commercial Mortgage Alert in the publication’s midyear rankings.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Patrick Quinn
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Releases Lofchie’s Guide to Hedge Fund Regulation; Third Major Volume in On-Line Trilogy on Financial Regulation

Jul 12, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced the release of Lofchie’s Guide to Hedge Fund Regulation (the “Hedge Fund Guide”), which will discuss U.S. financial regulation applicable to hedge funds and their advisers.  The guide complements and expands the existing products on the Cadwalader Cabinet, including the Guide to Broker-Dealer Regulation and the Guide to CPO and CTA Regulation, as well as the daily Cadwalader Cabinet News.

Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation
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Cadwalader to Shed Light on World War II Draft Resister Case

Jul 11, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, is hosting a unique event that will reenact the historic World War II case of the 63 Japanese-American draft resisters who were interned at Heart Mountain in Wyoming and refused to report for U.S. military service until their rights as citizens were restored.

Related Attorney(s): Kathy Chin
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Associate Atinuke Awoyomi Named to Lawyers of Color 'Hot List'

Jun 06, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, announced today that Atinuke (Tinu) Awoyomi, an associate in the firm's New York office, has been named to the Lawyers of Color inaugural Hot List, which recognizes early-to mid-career attorneys who are excelling in the legal profession. The honorees will be profiled in the Lawyers of Color Hot List Special Issue in July.

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized by Chambers as a Leading National Law Firm

May 24, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been recognized for excellence in a broad range of practice areas both nationally and regionally in Chambers USA 2013, a leading guide to the legal profession.

Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Bolsters Financial Restructuring Team with Two New Hires in the London Office

May 21, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counsellor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that Holly Neavill and Louisa Watt have joined the firm’s Financial Restructuring Department as Partners. They will be based in the London office.

Related Attorney(s): Gregory Petrick, Louisa Watt
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Partners Christopher Hughes and David Miller Top United States Lawyer Rankings

May 20, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, announced today that partners Christopher A. Hughes and David S. Miller have been named at the top of their respective practices in the 2013 United States Lawyer Rankings.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Hughes
Related Practice(s): Corporate Taxation, IP Due Diligence, ITC Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax, Tax Controversy, Trademark & Copyright Protection
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Élan Corporation in Billion Dollar Royalty Deal

May 13, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, announced today that client Élan Corporation, plc, a biotechnology company headquartered in Ireland, will purchase from Theravance, Inc. a 21% participation interest in potential future royalty payments related to four respiratory programs partnered with GlaxoSmithKline plc.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Christopher Cox, Ira Schacter
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Tax
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Washington, D.C., Super Lawyers Recognizes Cadwalader Attorneys

May 01, 2013

Washington-based attorneys with international law firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP are included in the 2013 Washington, D.C., edition of Super Lawyers magazine that features attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, as well as rising stars in their fields.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Ellenberg, Peter Moll, Amy Ray
Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Brussels, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Mortgage-Backed Securities Practice Tops The American Lawyer’s 2013 Corporate Scorecard

Apr 15, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, is ranked number one as both issuer’s counsel and underwriter’s counsel in the Mortgage-Backed Securities category in The American Lawyer magazine’s 2013 Corporate Scorecard issue.

Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for Several Euromoney LMG 2013 Americas Women in Business Law Awards

Apr 12, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham and Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been shortlisted for four Euromoney Legal Media Group 2013 Americas Women in Business Law Awards.

Related Attorney(s): Anna Glick
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Distressed Structured Products, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Diversity Awards & Recognition, Pro Bono Projects, Pro Bono Recognition, Pro Bono and Public Service, Women’s Leadership Initiative
Related Office(s): New York
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More Than 25 Cadwalader Attorneys in 17 Practice Areas Recognized by 2013 Chambers Global Guide

Apr 08, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, counsel to global financial institutions and corporations, has been named among the leaders in business law in the 2013 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Mark Ellenberg, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lofchie, Yushan Ng, Patrick Quinn, Ira Schacter, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate Taxation, OTC Derivatives, Private Wealth, Projects & Transactions, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
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Cadwalader Partner Named to New York State’s Commercial Division Advisory Council

Apr 02, 2013

Cadwalader Wickersham and Taft LLP announced today that Kathy Hirata Chin, a Partner in the Firm’s Litigation Department, has been named to the Commercial Division Advisory Council by Jonathan Lippman, Chief Judge of the State of New York.

Related Attorney(s): Kathy Chin
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Health Care
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Has Another Breakout Year at the IFLR Americas Awards – Firm is Recognized for Two Outstanding Achievements in Deal and Team Categories

Mar 27, 2013

Cadwalader Wickersham and Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, announced today that the Firm was honored with two awards in both Deal and Team categories at this year’s IFLR Americas Awards Ceremony held at the Essex House in New York City on March 21, 2013. The awards annually recognize firms involved in the most innovative and successful transactions of the past year.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Ellenberg, Brian Foster, James Frazier, Ellen Halstead, Howard Hawkins, Mark Howe, Steven Lofchie, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Broker-Dealer Regulation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, OTC Derivatives, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
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Cadwalader Files Amicus Brief in Mortgage-Backed Securities Appeal on Behalf of Key Financial Services Industry Groups

Mar 21, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, is representing The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and The Clearing House Association L.L.C. in their opposition to the retroactive imposition of unanticipated duties and liabilities on transaction parties in the mortgage-backed securities (MBS) market.

Related Attorney(s): Nathan Bull
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
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Cadwalader Names James Woolery Firm-wide Deputy Chairman and Co-Chair of Corporate Department

Feb 25, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global corporations and financial institutions, announced today that James Woolery will join as Deputy Chairman of the firm and Co-Chair of its Corporate department.

Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader launches VS.: Confronting Modern Slavery in America

Jan 28, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, announced today VS.: Confronting Human Trafficking in America, a pro bono initiative to combat America’s national crisis in human trafficking.

Related Page(s): Pro Bono and Public Service
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Hires Restructuring Special Counsel To London Office

Jan 24, 2013

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP (Cadwalader), a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that Karen McMaster has joined the firm’s Financial Restructuring Department as Special Counsel. McMaster will be a resident in Cadwalader’s London office.

Related Attorney(s): Karen McMaster
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Names Five to Partnership

Dec 19, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Cheryl Barnes, Dean Berry, David Burkholder, Scott Cammarn, Holly Chamberlain
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Distressed Structured Products, Estate Planning & Administration, Financial Regulation, Mezzanine Finance, Mortgage Finance, Private Wealth, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Appoints Six to Special Counsel

Dec 06, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Nathan Bull, Sophie Cuthbertson, Brian Foster, Ellen Halstead, Jeffrey Nagle
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named Recipient of The Legal Aid Society’s Pro Bono Publico Award

Dec 05, 2012


Related Page(s): Pro Bono Recognition, Pro Bono and Public Service
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Ranked Among the Top 25 Most Innovative Law Firms by the 2012 Financial Times US Innovative Lawyers Report

Nov 29, 2012


Related Practice(s): Corporate Finance, Energy Regulation & Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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IFLR 1000 Again Names Cadwalader a Leader in Core Transactional Areas of Practice

Nov 06, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Cheryl Barnes, Louis Bevilacqua, David Burkholder, Scott Cammarn, Christopher Cox, Sophie Cuthbertson, Mark Ellenberg, Brian Foster, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Steven Herman, Mark Highman, Ronald Lanning, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, William Mills, Peter Moll, Bonnie Neuman, Richard Nevins, Lisa Pauquette, Gregory Petrick, Greg Prindle, Patrick Quinn, Jeffrey Robins, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Nick Shiren, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld, Brian Wallach
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Chambers UK Commends Cadwalader London Lawyers

Nov 02, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Richard Nevins, Yushan Ng
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Practices Recognized as Top Tier by U.S. News and Best Lawyers

Nov 01, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Scott Cammarn, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Estate Planning & Administration, Financial Regulation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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2013 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America Names Four from Cadwalader as “Lawyers of the Year”

Oct 23, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Scott Cammarn, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Mergers & Acquisitions, OTC Derivatives, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Benchmark Litigation Names Cadwalader Litigators as Outstanding in Their Fields

Oct 18, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Jason Halper, Christopher Hughes, Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bankruptcy Litigation, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intellectual Property
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Super Lawyers Names Metropolitan New York Cadwalader Lawyers in More Than 20 Areas of Practice as Outstanding in Their Fields

Oct 15, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Kathy Chin, Michael Gambro, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lofchie, William McInerney, Patrick Quinn, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Corporate Governance, ERISA, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Investigation Finds DC Council Member Graham Violated Metro Conduct Standards

Oct 11, 2012


Related Practice(s): White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Appoints Accomplished Capital Markets Partner in London, Strengthening Its Global Practice

Oct 09, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Stephen Day
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products
Related Office(s): London
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2013 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America Recognizes 45 Cadwalader Attorneys in Multiple Areas of Practice

Oct 06, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Scott Cammarn, James Carroll, Kathy Chin, Mark Ellenberg, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Francisco J. Linares, Steven Lofchie, Brian McGovern, William McInerney, Paul Mourning, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Malcolm Wattman
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, ERISA, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, OTC Derivatives, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named ‘Law Firm of the Year’ at 2012 Global Derivatives Awards

Sep 19, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie, Richard Schetman
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader Adds Veteran Restructuring Attorney to London Office

Sep 11, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Yushan Ng
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring
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Cadwalader Tops Mid-Year CMBS Rankings

Jul 31, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Patrick Quinn
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Scores Important Victory in AriZona Iced Tea Dispute

Jul 26, 2012


Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized for Commitment to Advancement of Women in Law

Jun 22, 2012


Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Women’s Leadership Initiative
Related Office(s): Brussels, Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Washington Lawyers’ Committee Recognizes Cadwalader’s Pro Bono Work

Jun 20, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Lex Urban
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Wins Derivatives Week Law Firm of the Year

Jun 18, 2012


Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Municipal Derivatives, OTC Derivatives, Structured Products
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Partner Jodi Avergun Speaks at U.S. Sentencing Commission's Annual National Conference

Jun 14, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Cybersecurity and Data Protection, Economic Sanctions, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Again Recognized Among Top Law Firms Nationally by Chambers

Jun 07, 2012


Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Derivatives & Structured Products, ERISA, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Projects & Transactions, Real Estate, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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The Legal 500 Recognizes More than 15 Cadwalader Practices and 47 of the Firm’s Lawyers Across U.S. Offices

Jun 06, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Maurine Bartlett, Louis Bevilacqua, Mark Ellenberg, Brian Foster, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Steven Lenkowsky, Steven Lofchie, Ivan Loncar, Christopher McDermott, William McInerney, William Mills, John Moehringer, Peter Moll, Robert Pollaro, Jeffrey Robins, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Brian Wallach, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Chris Hughes Named “Life Sciences Star” in Inaugural Edition of LMG Life Sciences

Jun 04, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Christopher Hughes
Related Practice(s): IP Due Diligence, ITC Litigation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Trademark & Copyright Protection
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Partner to Discuss Dodd-Frank Impact on FCPA and Recent FCPA Developments in Live Webcast

May 30, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation, Swap Regulation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized for Commitment to Gender Diversity at Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2012

May 25, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Anna Glick
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Women’s Leadership Initiative
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Miller and Hughes Take Top Spots in Annual United States Lawyer Rankings

May 02, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Christopher Hughes
Related Practice(s): Corporate Taxation, IP Due Diligence, ITC Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax, Tax Controversy, Trademark & Copyright Protection
Related Office(s): New York
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Dodd-Frank’s Swaps Definition is Impossibly Broad, Difficult to Fix, Says Cadwalader

Apr 12, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Municipal Derivatives, OTC Derivatives, Structured Products, Swap Regulation
Related Office(s): New York
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U.S. Senate Confirms Cadwalader Attorney for Department of Justice Position

Apr 02, 2012


Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Cybersecurity and Data Protection, Economic Sanctions, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Antitrust Team Recognized for Its Work on Microsoft-Skype Deal

Apr 02, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Ngoc Hulbig, Amy Ray
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, M&A Clearance & Counseling
Related Office(s): Brussels, Washington
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Cadwalader Nets Multiple Awards at IFLR Americas Awards Ceremony – Wins Big in Both Deal and Team Categories

Apr 02, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie, Richard Schetman
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Distressed Finance, Financial Restructuring, Municipal Derivatives, OTC Derivatives, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
Related Office(s): New York
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ISDA Retains Cadwalader as Legal Counsel for Dodd-Frank Documentation Project

Mar 28, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie, Jeffrey Robins, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Municipal Derivatives, OTC Derivatives, Projects & Transactions, Regulation, Compliance, and Administrative Litigation, Structured Products, Swap Regulation
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted in Two Categories at Inaugural Chambers and Partners' Women in Law Awards

Feb 03, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Anna Glick
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Women’s Leadership Initiative
Related Office(s): New York
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European Corporate Debt Restructuring Wave Will Hit First Half of 2012

Jan 24, 2012


Related Practice(s): Distressed Finance, Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Adds Top Dealmaker

Jan 18, 2012


Related Attorney(s): Christopher Cox
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Named a Highly Recommended Litigation Firm by Benchmark

Nov 17, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Jason Halper, Christopher Hughes, Peter Moll
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Contentious Insurance, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises on Transaction Shortlisted for M&A Advisor Magnus Award for Deal of the Year

Nov 16, 2011


Related Attorney(s): William Mills
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Named to The Legal Aid Society’s 2011 Pro Bono Honor Roll

Nov 10, 2011


Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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World Tax 2012 Names Cadwalader a Leader in Tax

Nov 09, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Corporate Taxation, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax, Tax Controversy
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Ranked Among the Top 25 Most Innovative Law Firms by the 2011 Financial Times US Innovative Lawyers Report

Nov 03, 2011


Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, M&A Clearance & Counseling, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
read more »


Cadwalader Earns Impressive Placement in 2011-2012 U.S. News and Best Lawyers Recognize Top Tier

Nov 01, 2011


Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Municipal Derivatives, OTC Derivatives, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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IFLR 1000 Again Names Cadwalader a Leader in Core Transactional Areas of Practice

Oct 19, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Louis Bevilacqua, Mark Ellenberg, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Steven Lofchie, William Mills, Patrick Quinn, Jeffrey Robins, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, OTC Derivatives, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Markel Named One of Top 100 Metro New York Super Lawyers for 2011

Oct 19, 2011


Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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Bronislaw Grala Recognized as New York City Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year in Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Oct 12, 2011


Related Practice(s): ERISA, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Regulation, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Brian Foster Named a Global Rising Star of Derivatives

Sep 28, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Brian Foster
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, OTC Derivatives, Structured Products
Related Office(s): New York
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Super Lawyers Taps More Than 40 Metropolitan New York Cadwalader Attorneys as Outstanding in Their Fields

Sep 26, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, Kathy Chin, Jared Facher, Michael Gambro, David Gingold, Howard Hawkins, Steven Herman, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Steven Lofchie, William McInerney, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Corporate Taxation, ERISA, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Executive Compensation, Benefits & ERISA, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Health Care, Institutional Planning, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Private Equity, Private Wealth, Real Estate, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader London Practices Recognized in 2011 Edition of The Legal 500 UK

Sep 26, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Nick Shiren
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Insurance Products, Insurance-Linked Securities, Structured Products
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Announces Release of New Version of Lofchie's Guide to Broker Dealer Regulation

Sep 19, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Steven Lofchie
Related Practice(s): Broker-Dealer Regulation, Financial Regulation, Swap Regulation
Related Office(s): New York
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Important Fiduciary Duty Case Won With Support of SIFMA and Cadwalader

Sep 13, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Nathan Bull
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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2012 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America Recognizes 45 Cadwalader Attorneys in 30 Areas of Practice

Sep 06, 2011


Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Louis Bevilacqua, James Carroll, Kathy Chin, Mark Ellenberg, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Jonathan Hoff, Christopher Hughes, Robert Lawrence, Francisco J. Linares, Steven Lofchie, Brian McGovern, William McInerney, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Ray Shirazi, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Malcolm Wattman
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation & Civil Investigations, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Corporate Governance, Energy Regulation & Litigation, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Health Care, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, OTC Derivatives, Private Equity,