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Cadwalader Once Again Named to Bloomberg Law’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Framework

August 11, 2022

Cadwalader has been named to Bloomberg Law’s second Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Framework.

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion, Diversity Awards & Recognition
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Cadwalader Advises Two Harbors in Its Definitive Agreement to Acquire RoundPoint

August 10, 2022

Cadwalader is advising Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE: TWO) and wholly owned subsidiary Matrix Financial Services Corporation in Matrix's definitive agreement to acquire RoundPoint Mortgage Servicing Corporation from Freedom Mortgage Corporation.

Related Attorney(s): Braden McCurrach, Browning Platt, Chris Gavin, Taylor Speers, Peter Bariso, Michael Bergmann, Steven Herman, Jose Oropeza
Related Practice(s): Corporate, ERISA, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Real Estate
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Helen Maher Named to Crain’s New York Business ‘Notable Women in Sports’ List

August 08, 2022

Cadwalader Global Litigation partner Helen Maher has been named to the Crain’s New York Business “Notable Women in Sports” list, one of only 30 women recognized for their professional accomplishments, involvement in mentorship, philanthropic and community activities and diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives.

Related Attorney(s): Helen Maher
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Sports Industry, Trial Practice
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Once Again Shortlisted in Multiple Categories for ITR ‘Americas Tax Awards’

August 04, 2022

Cadwalader has once again been shortlisted in multiple categories as part of the annual International Tax Review (ITR) “Americas Tax Awards.”

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, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Helen Maher Named to Benchmark Litigation 2022 ‘Top 250 Women in Litigation' List

August 03, 2022

Cadwalader Global Litigation partner Helen Maher has been named to Benchmark Litigation’s 2022 “Top 250 Women in Litigation” list for the United States, which recognizes women litigators involved in some of the “most impactful litigation matters in recent history” and who are “top players in their respective fields.”  

Related Attorney(s): Helen Maher
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
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Cadwalader Achieves Sentence Reduction for Pro Bono Client

August 02, 2022

As part of its series of pro bono cases seeking reductions of excessive sentences, Cadwalader secured the release of Lamar Redfern, a native of Charlotte who had served almost 21 years of a 58-year sentence he received for crimes he committed when he was just 21 years old. 

Related Attorney(s): Anne Tompkins, Jonathan Watkins, Chad Lee
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Washington
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Cadwalader Maintains Its Dominance of Securitization Market at 2022 Mid-Point

August 01, 2022

Cadwalader maintains its dominance as the most active law firm advising in the global securitization markets, representing clients on the largest number of transactions across the asset classes of ABS, CLOs, CMBS, RMBS and GSE multifamily MBS in the first six months of 2022.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): Asset-Backed Commercial Paper, Asset-Backed Securities, Auto Securitization, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Credit Card Securitization, Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Lawyers Recognized in Chambers High Net Worth 2022 Guide

July 21, 2022

Cadwalader has been recognized in the Chambers High Net Worth 2022 guide, with four lawyers ranked among the leaders in international private wealth.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Beardsworth, Kevin Roberts, Dean Berry, Robert Lawrence, Sasha Grinberg
Related Practice(s): Estate Planning & Administration, Global Litigation, Institutional Planning, Private Wealth, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader Adds Tax Partner Jon P. Brose

July 20, 2022

New York partner focuses on structured finance and securitization, along with investment funds and cryptocurrencies.

Related Attorney(s): Jon Brose
Related Practice(s): Blockchain and Digital Assets, Corporate Taxation, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax, Tax Controversy
Related Office(s): New York
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Crain’s New York Business 2022 ‘Notable Diverse Leaders in Law’ List Recognizes Cadwalader’s Bonnie Neuman and Ellen Holloman

July 12, 2022

Cadwalader partners Bonnie Neuman and Ellen Holloman have been named to the 2022 Crain’s New York Business “Notable Diverse Leaders in Law” list.

Related Attorney(s): Ellen Holloman, Bonnie Neuman
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Real Estate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Selected Among the 2022 Lawdragon ‘500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers’

July 11, 2022

Cadwalader attorneys have been named to Lawdragon’s 2022 “500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers” list, which honors the top lawyers principally representing plaintiffs in antitrust, whistleblower, securities fraud, business torts and disputes and data privacy claims.

Related Attorney(s): Lawrence Brandman, Nicholas Gravante, Philip Iovieno, Helen Maher
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Global Litigation
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Cadwalader’s Candelario Saldana Named Among ABA’s 2022 ‘On the Rise’ Honorees

July 05, 2022

Cadwalader Capital Markets attorney Candelario Saldana has been named among the American Bar Association’s (ABA) 2022 “On the Rise” honorees, which recognize the top 40 young lawyers who “exemplify a broad range of high achievement, innovation, vision, leadership, and legal and community service.”

Related Attorney(s): Candelario Saldana
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Advises on SCI’s NPL Securitization Awards ‘Transaction of the Year’

June 30, 2022

Cadwalader advised the co-arrangers, Deutsche Bank and Alantra, on Project Galaxy, which won “Transaction of the Year” as part of Structured Credit Investor’s (SCI) 2022 NPL (non-performing loan) Securitization Awards.

Related Attorney(s): Nick Shiren, Assia Damianova
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Advises Thoma Bravo on $10.4 Billion Acquisition of Anaplan

June 22, 2022

Thoma Bravo has announced the completion of its acquisition of Anaplan, Inc. in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $10.4 billion. Cadwalader advised Thoma Bravo on the transaction, including with respect to Thoma Bravo’s recent $2.25 per share reduction of the purchase price. Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity firm with more than $114 billion in assets under management. Anaplan is a cloud-native enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) company.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Cheyenne Karp, Jonathan Watkins, Matthew Karlan, Victor Celis
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Global Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Mithril on Adagio Proxy Contest Victory

June 22, 2022

Cadwalader advised Mithril II LP on its successful effort, together with M28 Capital, Population Health Partners, Polaris Partners and Adimab LLC, to add three directors to the classified board of biopharmaceutical company Adagio Therapeutics, Inc. 

Related Attorney(s): Richard Brand, Kiran Kadekar, Brad Smith, Niral Shah, Benjamin Hughes, Ellen Holloman, Michael Petrella, Joshua Arnold, Annika Conrad, Jaclyn Hall
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Corporate Governance, Global Litigation, Shareholder Activism
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Linda Swartz Named Among Crain’s New York Business 2022 ‘Notable LGBTQ Leaders’ List

June 20, 2022


Related Attorney(s): Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Dorothy Auth Presents at Annual JPPCLE Event on Patent Law and Practice

June 20, 2022


Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D.
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution
Related Office(s): New York
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In Memoriam: Karen Dyer (1963-2022)

June 16, 2022

We are deeply saddened by the passing yesterday evening of Cadwalader partner Karen Dyer. Karen received a grave diagnosis just a few months ago and succumbed to her illness after a brave fight.

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Cadwalader’s Kate Foreman and Michael Ruder Recognized Among CREFC’s Inaugural '20 Under 40' List

June 15, 2022

Cadwalader’s Capital Markets special counsels Kate Foreman and Michael Ruder have been recognized among CREFC’s inaugural “20 Under 40” list, which features the “future leaders” of the CRE finance industry who have positively impacted the industry.

Related Attorney(s): Kate Foreman, Michael Ruder
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Cadwalader Wins Firm Awards at 2022 ‘Women in Business Law Awards’ Americas

June 15, 2022

Cadwalader won two firm-level awards as part of the 2022 “Women in Business Law Awards” for the Americas, which every year seek to recognize the law firms that have “impressive initiatives to promote diversity and women in the legal industry.”

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Anna Glick Named CREFC 2022 ‘Woman of the Year’

June 15, 2022

Cadwalader Capital Markets senior counsel Anna Glick has been named 2022 “Woman of the Year” by the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council (CREFC). This highly coveted award is given annually to a CREFC member, as nominated by industry peers, for leadership in the commercial real estate finance industry and for helping to pave the way for other talented women to advance their careers.   

Related Attorney(s): Anna Glick
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Distressed Structured Products, Receivables Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Lawyers Recognized in 11th Edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom

June 09, 2022

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 11th edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom, with a number of London-based lawyers featured as leaders in their categories.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Beardsworth, Suzanne Bell, Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Richard Nevins, Gregory Petrick, David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Michael Sholem, Daniel Tobias, Joanna Valentine, Alexander Collins, Charlotte Glaser, Jack Kelly, Simon Walsh
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Leading Law Firms in The Legal 500 United States 2022

June 08, 2022

Cadwalader has been recognized across a broad range of practice areas in the 2022 edition of The Legal 500 United States.

Related Attorney(s): Michelle Abad, Jodi Avergun, Ingrid Bagby, Joseph Beach, Michael Bergmann, Todd Blanche, Richard Brand, Nicholas Brandfon, Holly Chamberlain, Thomas Curtin, Leah Edelboim, Brian Foster, Stephen Fraidin, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Douglas Gansler, Chris Gavin, Stuart Goldstein, Nicholas Gravante, Jason Halper, Mark Howe, Philip Iovieno, Gregg Jubin, Philip Khinda, Ivan Loncar, Michele Maman, Braden McCurrach, Christopher McDermott, Daniel Meade, William Mills, Jed Miller, Jeffrey Nagle, Bonnie Neuman, Gregory Petrick, Daniel Raglan, Rachel Rodman, Richard Schetman, Casey Servais, Gary Silverstein, M. Stackhouse, Lary Stromfeld, Anne Tompkins, Brian Wallach, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bankruptcy Litigation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Fund Finance, Global Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Shareholder Activism, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Thoma Bravo on Reduction in Purchase Price for Anaplan

June 07, 2022

Cadwalader is advising Thoma Bravo in connection with the $2.25 per share reduction in its purchase price for Anaplan, Inc. The adjusted price represents a total deal value of $9.6 billion. Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity firm with more than $114 billion in assets under management. Anaplan is a cloud-native enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) company. The price reduction is based upon Thoma Bravo’s assertion that certain covenants in the merger agreement were breached by Anaplan.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Jonathan Watkins, Matthew Karlan, Victor Celis, Cheyenne Karp
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Global Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Private Wealth Group Wins 2022 Citywealth Magic Circle Bronze Award

June 03, 2022

Cadwalader’s Private Wealth Group has been recognized as a “Law Firm of the Year – USA,” receiving a Bronze award as part of The Magic Circle Awards 2022.

Related Practice(s): Private Wealth
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Cadwalader Practices, Lawyers Recognized in Chambers USA 2022

June 01, 2022

Cadwalader, a leading advisor to global financial institutions, corporations and investment funds, has again been recognized as a leading law firm across a range of practice areas in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA, the definitive guide to the legal profession.

Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Broker-Dealer Regulation, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Shareholder Activism, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Chris Dickson Named Law360 2022 ‘Rising Star’ in Real Estate

May 31, 2022

Cadwalader partner Chris Dickson has been named a 2022 Law360 “Rising Star” in Real Estate.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher Dickson
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Relocates to New Legacy Union Tower

May 23, 2022

New space will support the firm’s growth strategy across practices, enabling a continued expansion and exceptional client service in the Queen City.

Related Attorney(s): Stuart Goldstein
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Shortlisted in Multiple Categories for 2022 ‘Women in Business Law Awards’ EMEA

May 20, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted in multiple categories as part of the 2022 “Women in Business Law Awards” for EMEA, which every year seek to recognize “the most ground-breaking achievements by the region’s leading female lawyers as well as the most progressive law firms and in-house teams in terms of their gender policies, advocacy, and support of women in the practice of law.”

Related Attorney(s): Assia Damianova
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader White Collar Defense Lawyers Contribute to ICLG’s Anti-Money Laundering 2022

May 20, 2022

Cadwalader White Collar Defense and Investigations partner Kevin Roberts, special counsel Duncan Grieve and associate Charlotte Glaser have co-authored a chapter titled “Anti-Money Laundering and Cryptocurrency: Legislative Reform and Enforcement,” in the recently released Anti-Money Laundering 2022, fifth edition, published by International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG).

Related Attorney(s): Kevin Roberts, Duncan Grieve, Charlotte Glaser
Related Practice(s): Blockchain and Digital Assets, Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader’s Nick Shiren Discusses European CRE CLOs at Frankfurt CRE Industry Event

May 20, 2022

Cadwalader Capital Markets partner Nick Shiren participated as a panelist at the “CRE Investment Trends, Finance & Restructuring” event this week in Frankfurt. The event was produced by DDTalks, which specializes in conferences focused on European debt and equity markets.  

Related Attorney(s): Nick Shiren
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Receives 2022 IFLR Americas ‘Team of the Year: Financial Services Regulatory’ Award and Lary Stromfeld Wins ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ for ‘Contribution to Regulatory Reform’

May 20, 2022

Cadwalader was named “Team of the Year” in the “Financial Services Regulatory” category, as part of the 2022 IFLR Americas Awards. The IFLR noted the role Cadwalader’s Financial Services Regulatory team played in helping to shape the use of crypto currencies in the wealth management industry, as well as its role in LIBOR transition.

Related Attorney(s): Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Blockchain and Digital Assets, Broker-Dealer Regulation, Commodities & Futures Regulation, FCA Regulated Entities, Financial Regulation, LIBOR Preparedness Team, Swap Regulation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Adds Leading Finance Partner Angela Batterson

May 17, 2022

New partner expands the firm’s corporate finance capabilities.

Related Attorney(s): Angela Batterson
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Fund Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized in Crain’s New York Business 2022 ‘Diversity & Inclusion’ Special Report

May 16, 2022

Crain’s New York Business has recognized Cadwalader as a “Diversity Champion” finalist and Aisha Greene, Cadwalader’s director of attorney development and training, as a “Top D&I Officer” finalist, in its second annual “Diversity & Inclusion” Special Report.  

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized for Latin Lawyer ‘Restructuring Deal of the Year’ Award

May 12, 2022

Cadwalader was recognized for the Latin Lawyer "Restructuring Deal of the Year” award for its role as counsel to Kingsland Holdings, as part of Colombia-based airline Avianca’s emergence from Chapter 11.

Related Attorney(s): Michele Maman, Kurt Oosterhouse, Richard Brand, Joanna Valentine, Thomas Curtin, Jefferson Mabrito, Camillo Di Donato
Related Practice(s): Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Financial Restructuring
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Selected Among the 2022 Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America

May 11, 2022

Nine Cadwalader attorneys have been named to the “2022 Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America,” which honors the U.S.’s top financial lawyers “leading the biggest and most impactful deals” of the prior year.

Related Attorney(s): Richard Brand, Christopher Cox, Stephen Fraidin, William Mills, Bonnie Neuman, Gregory Patti, Patrick Quinn, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Financial Regulation, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
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Cadwalader’s Nick Shiren Featured Speaker at Creditflux’s CLO Symposium 2022

May 11, 2022

Cadwalader partner Nick Shiren was a featured speaker at Creditflux's CLO Symposium 2022, at which he discussed the core features of CRE CLOs as part of a fireside chat.

Related Attorney(s): Nick Shiren
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Wins ‘Securitization and Structured Finance’ Team Award at IFLR 2022 Europe Awards

May 09, 2022

Cadwalader has once again won for “Team of the Year” in “Structured Finance and Securitization” as part of the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 2022 Europe Awards.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson, James Frazier, Adam Risell, Maurine Bartlett, Jinisha Patel, Aaron Kennedy, Maria Geraghty, Edward Morphett, Nicole Schapira, Matthew Duncan, Michael Sholem, Assia Damianova, Oliver Bond, Hugo Chan
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Financial Regulation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted by ‘The Lawyer Awards’ 2022 as ‘Finance Team of the Year’

May 04, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted by “The Lawyer Awards” 2022 as “Finance team of the year,” in recognition of the firm’s role as adviser to Credit Suisse, as arranger and placement agent on the first CRE CLO in Europe since the financial crisis.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson, James Frazier, Adam Risell, Maurine Bartlett, Jinisha Patel, Aaron Kennedy, Maria Geraghty, Edward Morphett, Nicole Schapira
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Recognized for 'Overall Deal of the Year' and 'ESG/SRI Deal of the Year' in GlobalCapital 2022 European Securitization Awards

May 03, 2022

Cadwalader has been recognized as part of the “Overall Deal of the Year” and “ESG/SRI Deal of the Year” winning categories in GlobalCapital’s 2022 European Securitization Awards. It also advised on “CLO Deal of the Year.”

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore, Oliver Bond, Hugo Chan, Assia Damianova, Matthew Duncan, James Frazier, Maria Geraghty, Mark Howe, Claire Puddicombe, David Quirolo, Catherine Richardson, Nick Shiren, Michael Sholem, Alexander Collins
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Discuss ESG and Latest Regulatory Developments at 9th Annual Investors’ Conference on European CLOs and Leveraged Loans

April 27, 2022

Cadwalader Capital Markets partners Nick Shiren and Claire Puddicombe participated on panels at the 9th annual Investors’ Conference on European CLOs and Leveraged Loans last week in London.

Related Attorney(s): Claire Puddicombe, Nick Shiren
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Shortlisted in Multiple Categories for 2022 ‘Women in Business Law Awards’ Americas

April 27, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted in multiple categories as part of the 2022 “Women in Business Law Awards” for the Americas, which every year seek to recognize both leading women lawyers and the law firms that have “impressive initiatives to promote diversity and women in the legal industry.”

Related Attorney(s): Bonnie Neuman
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Adds Market-Leading CFTC Regulatory Partner Peter Y. Malyshev

April 26, 2022

Washington, D.C.-based partner expands the firm’s regulatory, compliance and transactional capabilities, as well as in digital assets and ESG.

Related Attorney(s): Peter Malyshev
Related Practice(s): Blockchain and Digital Assets, Commodities & Futures Regulation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, OTC Derivatives, Structured Products, Swap Regulation
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Adds Fintech and Consumer Financial Services Partner Mercedes Tunstall

April 26, 2022

New partner brings private practice, FTC and bank-in house experience to the firm.

Related Attorney(s): Mercedes Tunstall
Related Practice(s): Blockchain and Digital Assets, Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for GlobalCapital 2022 ‘RMBS Law Firm of the Year,’ ‘CMBS Law Firm of the Year’ and ‘CLO Law Firm of the Year’

April 25, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted in multiple categories as part of the upcoming GlobalCapital 2022 U.S. Securitization Awards: “RMBS Law Firm of the Year,” “CMBS Law Firm of the Year” and “CLO Law Firm of the Year.”

Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Wes Misson Recognized Among Charlotte Business Journal’s 2022 ‘40 Under 40’ Honorees

April 14, 2022

Cadwalader partner Wes Misson, Head of Fund Finance in the U.S., has been recognized as part of the Charlotte Business Journal’s 29th annual “40 Under 40” awards program.

Related Attorney(s): Wesley Misson
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader’s Kate Foreman Presents at CREFC’s 6th Annual ‘Spring Symposium’

April 06, 2022

Cadwalader Capital Markets attorney Kate Foreman presented at the CRE Finance Council’s (CREFC) sixth annual “Spring Symposium” last week, as part of its “Next Gen Tech” panel discussion. Hosted by the CREFC Women’s Network at Cadwalader’s New York offices, the event also featured networking sessions, a panel on innovative asset classes, and a keynote from Radha Agrawal, the co-founder of Daybreaker.

Related Attorney(s): Kate Foreman
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized in 2022 IFLR1000 Women Leaders

April 05, 2022

Cadwalader attorneys Samantha Hutchinson and Suzanne Bell have been recognized as industry leaders among the 2022 IFLR1000 Women Leaders.

Related Attorney(s): Suzanne Bell, Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): Asset-Backed Commercial Paper, Asset-Backed Securities, Auto Securitization, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate Securitization, Credit Card Securitization, Distressed Structured Products, Fund Finance, Insurance-Linked Securities, Marketplace Lending and FinTech, Receivables Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Achieves Victory for Hyland Software, Inc. and Hyland UK Operations Limited

April 01, 2022

A team of Cadwalader IP and Global Litigation attorneys won, on behalf of our clients Hyland Software, Inc. and Hyland UK Operations Limited, a motion to dismiss OpenText Corporation’s claims for infringement of two enterprise content management patents.

Related Attorney(s): Jonathan Watkins, John Moehringer, Danielle Tully, Michael Powell, John Augelli, Chad Lee, Jessica Talar
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted in 2022 IFLR Americas Awards ‘Deals of the Year’ and ‘Teams of the Year’ Categories

April 01, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted for multiple awards, including in the “Deals of the Year” and “Teams of the Year” categories, as part of the 2022 IFLR Americas Awards, which recognize “the most legally innovative cross-border transactions that closed in 2021.” 

Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Financial Regulation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Top Law Firms in 2022 BTI Client Service A-Team Survey

March 29, 2022

Cadwalader has once again been named among the U.S. leading law firms for providing world-class client service in the BTI Client Service A-Team 2022: Survey of Law Firm Client Service Performance.

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Cadwalader Shortlisted for 2022 IFLR Europe Awards: ‘Deals of the Year,’ ‘Teams of the Year’ and ‘Law Firms of the Year’

March 24, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted for multiple awards, including in the “Law Firms of the Year,” “Teams of the Year” and “Deals of the Year” categories, as part of the 2022 IFLR Europe Awards, which recognize legal innovation in cross-border transactions that closed in 2021.  

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, James Frazier, Catherine Richardson, Adam Risell, Maurine Bartlett, Jinisha Patel, Maria Geraghty, Edward Morphett, Aaron Kennedy, Nicole Schapira
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
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Cadwalader Adds Leading Litigator Helen Maher

March 21, 2022

Former Boies Schiller partner has considerable experience in commercial and antitrust litigation and sports law.

Related Attorney(s): Helen Maher
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Global Litigation, Sports Industry
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Candelario Saldana Named Among ‘40 Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40’

March 18, 2022

Cadwalader Capital Markets attorney Candelario Saldana has been named among the 2022 “40 Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40”, as part of the annual recognition program hosted by The National LGBTQ+ Bar Association. Each year, the LGBTQ+ Bar recognizes LGBTQ+ legal professionals under the age of 40 and representing a wide range of functions who have “distinguished themselves in their field and have demonstrated a profound commitment to LGBTQ+ equality.”

Related Attorney(s): Candelario Saldana
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Jason Halper and Steven Herman Recognized in 2022 JD Supra Readers' Choice Awards

March 08, 2022

Global Litigation Group co-chair Jason Halper and Real Estate Group partner Steven Herman have been recognized as part of the 2022 JD Supra Readers' Choice Awards, which acknowledge JD Supra contributing authors for “achieving the highest visibility and engagement among readers for their particular expertise” in 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Jason Halper, Steven Herman
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Real Estate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Adam Blakemore Speaks on Global Financing Panel at IBA’s 11th Annual Finance and Capital Markets Tax Conference

March 08, 2022

Cadwalader partner Adam Blakemore last week participated as a speaker at the IBA’s 11th annual Finance and Capital Markets Tax Conference. The event, held virtually this year, is an annual gathering for finance professionals and academics to learn about the latest advances in corporate finance, tax and capital markets.

Related Attorney(s): Adam Blakemore
Related Practice(s): Tax
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Cadwalader’s Johan de Wet Presents at Georgetown University Law Center Eighth Annual Corporate Symposium

March 07, 2022

Cadwalader Fund Finance attorney Johan de Wet last week participated as a panelist at the Georgetown University Law Center's Eighth Annual Corporate Symposium. The event aims to expose law students to the various career paths available to attorneys in corporate law.

Related Attorney(s): Johan de Wet
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust on its Acquisition of Cedar Realty Trust

March 03, 2022

Cadwalader is advising Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (NASDAQ: WHLR) in its acquisition of Cedar Realty Trust (NYSE: CDR), a real estate investment trust focused on grocery-anchored shopping centers, in a transaction valued at approximately $291 million.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Kiran Kadekar, Irina Dolinskiy, Bonnie Neuman, Kevin Sholette
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Expands Leveraged Finance and Financial Restructuring/Special Situations Capabilities

February 28, 2022

Finance partner Matthew Smith and Restructuring partner Bevis Metcalfe will join the firm in London.

Related Attorney(s): Matthew Smith, Bevis Metcalfe
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring, Real Estate, Special Situations
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Shortlisted in Real Estate Capital USA Inaugural Awards

February 23, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted as one of just four law firms in an inaugural awards program from Real Estate Capital USA, which will acknowledge the organizations and deals that “best represented the U.S. real estate debt market” in 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Bonnie Neuman
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York
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Cadwalader Advises Forbes on $200 Million Investment from Binance

February 16, 2022

Cadwalader advised Forbes on a $200 million strategic investment from Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency and blockchain infrastructure providers. 

Related Attorney(s): William Mills, Lindsey Kister, Linda Swartz, Matthew Seitz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Climate Risk Study Finds Advances in Financial Industry Mitigation Strategies; Concerns Linger on Execution

February 04, 2022

Benchmarking study of over 70 financial institutions identifies potential revenue enhancement and increased regulatory compliance as drivers of progress on climate risk strategy.

Related Practice(s): Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader to Once Again Support Annual Justice Served Campaign for the Food Bank For New York City

February 02, 2022

Cadwalader is one of nearly 20 law firms and corporate legal departments joining together once again in support of Justice Served, an annual campaign that supports Food Bank For New York City, the city’s largest hunger-relief organization. Since the inception of Justice Served in 2016, this initiative has provided more than 3.8 million meals for New Yorkers experiencing food insecurity.

Related Attorney(s): Lary Stromfeld
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader White Collar Defense Lawyers Contribute to ‘The Practitioner’s Guide to Global Investigations’, Sixth Edition

January 31, 2022

Cadwalader's Jodi Avergun, chair of the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Group, together with partners Todd Blanche, Kevin Roberts and Anne Tompkins, special counsel Duncan Grieve, associates Robert Duncan and Charlotte Glaser and special legal consultant Cheryl Risell, have contributed four chapters to the recently released sixth edition of The Practitioner's Guide to Global Investigations: Volume I: Global Investigations in the United Kingdom and the United States, published by Global Investigations Review.

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun, Todd Blanche, Kevin Roberts, Anne Tompkins, Duncan Grieve, Charlotte Glaser, Cheryl Risell
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for GlobalCapital 2022 “CLO Law Firm of the Year” and “CRE & CMBS Law Firm of the Year” European Securitization Awards

January 31, 2022

Cadwalader has been shortlisted as both “CLO Law Firm of the Year” and “CRE & CMBS Law Firm of the Year,” as part of GlobalCapital’s 2022 European Securitization Awards.

Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Expands London Fund Finance Offering with Addition of Michael Hubbard

January 31, 2022

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft today announced that Michael Hubbard has joined the firm’s market-leading fund finance team in London.  

Related Attorney(s): Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Kiran Kadekar Joins Cadwalader’s Corporate Group as M&A Partner

January 31, 2022

Former McCourt Global GC to focus on family office representations and general Corporate, M&A and Corporate Governance work.

Related Attorney(s): Kiran Kadekar
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Once Again Dominates Securitization Market in Active 2021

January 28, 2022

Cadwalader was once again the leading law firm advising across securitization markets, including ABS, CLOs, CMBS, RMBS and GSE multifamily MBS, in 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): Asset-Backed Securities, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Commercial Real Estate CLOs, Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Earns Perfect Score Once Again on 2022 Corporate Equality Index

January 27, 2022

Cadwalader has received a perfect 100 percent score on the 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), marking the 10th consecutive year that the firm has attained a top rating and the designation as one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality. Administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the CEI is a national benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality.

Related Page(s): Diversity & Inclusion
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Partners Contribute to Fund Finance 2022

January 24, 2022

Cadwalader partners Brian Foster, Samantha Hutchinson and Nathan Parker are contributing authors of the recently released Global Legal Insights – Fund Finance 2022, the sixth edition of this comprehensive guide to the fund finance market published by Global Legal Group.

Related Attorney(s): Brian Foster, Samantha Hutchinson, Nathan Parker
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York
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Cadwalader’s Samantha Hutchinson Shortlisted for Women, Influence & Power in Law UK Awards 2022

January 24, 2022

Cadwalader’s Samantha Hutchinson, a partner and Head of Fund Finance, UK, has been shortlisted as part of the Law.com International and Legal Week’s 2022 Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL) UK Awards.

Related Attorney(s): Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Advises SkyKnight Capital on Initial Investment in New Republic Partners

January 20, 2022

Cadwalader advised SkyKnight Capital on bank regulatory matters related to the private equity firm’s initial investment in New Republic Partners, a next-generation financial services firm specializing in innovative investment, wealth advisory and credit solutions for families, endowments, foundations, and advisors serving accredited investors.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Meade
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named Among Law360 2021 Practice Groups Of The Year

January 19, 2022

Cadwalader teams have been named among the Law360 2021 “Practice Groups of the Year” in the Hospitality and Structured Finance categories. The awards “honor the attorney teams behind litigation wins and major deals that resonated throughout the legal industry this past year.”

Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Names Wesley Misson Head of Fund Finance, U.S., and Samantha Hutchinson, Head of Fund Finance, UK

January 07, 2022

Cadwalader’s market-leading Fund Finance practice has expanded its leadership team with the naming of partner Wesley Misson as Head of Fund Finance, U.S., and London-based partner Samantha Hutchinson as Head of Fund Finance, UK.  

Related Attorney(s): Wesley Misson, Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Launches Supplier Diversity Program, Open for Registration

January 07, 2022

Cadwalader has established a formal supplier diversity program to help identify new and reinforce existing relationships with businesses that represent a range of historically underrepresented groups.

Related Page(s): Supplier Diversity Program
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Steven Herman and Eunji Jo Named Real Estate Thought Leaders

December 29, 2021

Real Estate Group partner Steven Herman and associate Eunji Jo were named “Go-To Thought Leaders” for Real Estate by the National Law Review.

Related Attorney(s): Steven Herman, Eunji Jo
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Crain’s New York Business 2022 ‘Notable Women in Law’ List Recognizes Cadwalader’s Dorothy Auth, Karen Dyer, Ellen Holloman and Bonnie Neuman

December 20, 2021

Cadwalader partners Dorothy Auth, Karen Dyer, Ellen Holloman and Bonnie Neuman have been named to the 2022 Crain’s New York Business “Notable Women in Law” list.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Ellen Holloman, Bonnie Neuman
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Elects 9 New Partners and Promotes 22 New Special Counsel and Counsel

December 15, 2021

Largest promotion class in 15 years reflects continued confidence in firm’s growth and success.

Related Attorney(s): Nicholas Brandfon, Erica Hogan, Sabah Nawaz, Nick Ramphal, Catherine Richardson, Adam Risell, Casey Servais, Kevin Sholette, Taylor Speers, Dante Amenta, Douglas Arborio, Patrick Calves, Danyeale Chung, Avis Edwards, Kate Foreman, Duncan Grieve, Molly Lovedale, Michael Lynch, Jefferson Mabrito, Katie McShane, Christopher Montgomery, Mathan Navaratnam, Andrea Nixon, Michael Powell, Matthew Stempler, M. Skyler Walker, Joseph Zeidner
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Fund Finance, Global Litigation, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Bonnie Neuman Ranked Among Top 10 U.S. Commercial Real Estate Lawyers by Connect CRE; Chris Dickson Ranked Among Top Lawyers in U.S. Southeast

December 14, 2021

Cadwalader Real Estate Finance practice head Bonnie Neuman has been recognized by Connect CRE as one of the Top 10 commercial real estate attorneys in the U.S. in its annual “Lawyers in Real Estate” awards, with Cadwalader Real Estate Finance partner Chris Dickson recognized among the Top 10 in the U.S. Southeast region. The series represents a list of attorneys across the country “selected for excelling in their practices as well as their contributions to the community.”

Related Attorney(s): Bonnie Neuman, Christopher Dickson
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Cadwalader’s LIBOR Team Wins Financial Times North America Innovative Lawyers 2021 Award

December 13, 2021

Cadwalader has won the Financial Times North America Innovative Lawyers 2021 award in the highly competitive category of “Creating new standards” in recognition of the firm’s market-leading LIBOR transition practice. The team’s work has included representing the U.S. Federal Reserve’s Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) and a broad range of financial services clients on moving away from LIBOR, known as the “world's most important number,” which is valued as a $200 trillion contractual market. In particular, the Financial Times award was focused on the firm’s efforts in drafting important New York State legislation this past year that governs LIBOR transition and contract remediation. 

Related Attorney(s): Lary Stromfeld, Wesley Misson
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation, Fund Finance, LIBOR Preparedness Team
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Private Wealth Group Shortlisted for Private Asset Management Awards 2022

December 10, 2021

Cadwalader’s Private Wealth Group has been shortlisted as “Best law firm – estates and trusts,” as part of the upcoming Private Asset Management Awards 2022.

Related Attorney(s): Dean Berry, Robert Lawrence
Related Practice(s): Estate Planning & Administration, Institutional Planning, Private Wealth
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Cadwalader Helps Secure Three WDTX Case Transfers Following Federal Circuit Court of Appeals Mandamus Petition

December 03, 2021

A team of Cadwalader IP and Global Litigation attorneys succeeded in securing the transfer of three cases from the the Western District of Texas to the Central District of California on behalf of client Alfresco Software.

Related Attorney(s): Jonathan Watkins, John Moehringer, Danielle Tully, Michael Powell, John Augelli
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Greencoat UK Wind on Oversubscribed £450 Million Share Issuance

December 02, 2021

Cadwalader has advised Greencoat UK Wind PLC on its oversubscribed £450 million share issuance pursuant to an Offer for Subscription, Open Offer, Intermediaries Offer, Placing and parallel Tap Issuance in respect of excess demand. Greencoat UK Wind PLC is the leading London Stock Exchange-listed renewable infrastructure investment fund, with a market capitalisation of £3 billion and investments in 40 operating UK wind farms with net generating capacity of 1,289.8MW.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Newell, Adam Blakemore, Maurine Bartlett, Catherine Richardson, Jack Kelly, Paolo Del Val
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation, Fund Formation
Related Office(s): London, New York
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Cadwalader’s Simon Walsh Presents on ‘ESG Claims’ on Global Class Actions Symposium 2021 Panel

November 30, 2021

Simon Walsh, special counsel in Cadwalader’s Global Litigation Group, featured on a panel discussing class actions arising out of Environmental, Social and Governance risks as part of the “Global Class Actions Symposium 2021.” The event, delivered to both a live audience and via virtual platform, brought together leading practitioners in the area of collective redress from across the globe. 

Related Attorney(s): Simon Walsh
Related Practice(s): Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Advises Portico on Sale to Cowen

November 23, 2021

Cadwalader is advising privately-held Portico Capital Advisors (“Portico”) on its definitive agreement to be acquired by financial services firm Cowen, Inc. (NASDAQ: COWN) (“Cowen”). The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2021. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Joanna Valentine, Peter Bariso, Dmitry Morgan, Browning Platt, Andrew Rivera, Joshua Perkins, Linda Swartz, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson, Michael Sholem, Jack Kelly, Marcus Hunter, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Howard Wizenfeld, Dash Cole, Joel Mitnick, Simon Walsh, Gareth Rund, Michael Anglin
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Financial Regulation, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Acts as Deal Counsel to Credit Suisse on Landmark European CRE CLO

November 23, 2021

Cadwalader has advised Credit Suisse, as arranger and placement agent, on the first CRE CLO in Europe since the credit crisis.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, James Frazier, Maurine Bartlett, Catherine Richardson, Adam Risell, Jinisha Patel, Maria Geraghty, Edward Morphett, Aaron Kennedy, Nicole Schapira
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Financial Regulation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York
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Bringing the Private Equity Model to Public Companies

November 23, 2021

Corporate partner Stephen Fraidin was featured on the panel “Debating the Case for an Optional ‘Board 3.0’ Model" at Board 3.0: Bringing the Private Equity Model to Public Companies, a virtual conference presented by the Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership, Columbia Law School and the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI).

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin
Related Practice(s): Corporate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Michael Ruder Presents at NYU's 54th Annual Conference on "ESG and the Capital Markets"

November 22, 2021

Post-pandemic ESG and other investment strategies, global debt and alternate debt finance were among the key themes at the NYU School of Professional Studies Schack Institute of Real Estate’s 54th Annual Conference on Capital Markets in Real Estate on November 16 at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Ruder
Related Practice(s): Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Represents Lenders on 1290 Avenue of the Americas Refinancing

November 19, 2021

Cadwalader is representing the lenders in their $950 million refinancing of the 1290 Avenue of the Americas skyscraper in Manhattan. The firm also advised on the securitization of the CMBS loan.

Related Attorney(s): Bonnie Neuman, David Burkholder, A. Knepley, Candelario Saldana
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Leading Executive Compensation and Benefits Lawyer Michael Bergmann Joins Cadwalader

November 17, 2021

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP today announced that Michael R. Bergmann has joined the firm as a partner in the firm’s Corporate Group and will be based in Washington, D.C.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Bergmann
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Executive Compensation & Benefits
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Accelus on $482 Million Combination with CHP Merger Corporation

November 15, 2021

Cadwalader is advising Integrity Implants Inc. (d/b/a Accelus) in its definitive business combination agreement with CHP Merger Corporation (NASDAQ: CHPM), a special acquisition company (SPAC), in a transaction with an implied enterprise value of approximately $482 million.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Joanna Valentine, Erica Hogan, Dmitry Morgan, Camillo Di Donato
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York
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Cadwalader Named to GIR 100 Annual Guide to World’s Leading Cross-Border Investigations Practices

November 11, 2021

Cadwalader was once again named to the GIR 100, Global Investigation Review’s annual guide to the world’s leading cross-border investigations practices. The selected firms represent those that are best suited to handle sophisticated cross-border government-led and internal investigations and related settlement negotiations or prosecutions of corporates and individuals.

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Dorothy Auth Presents at IIPLA 2021 USA

November 11, 2021

Cadwalader Intellectual Property Group chair Dr. Dorothy Auth last week participated in a program hosted by the International Intellectual Property Law Association (IIPLA), titled “Navigating the Intersection between Patent Prosecution and Patent Litigation,” that addressed patent eligibility from both the life sciences and high-tech perspectives as well as prosecution history estoppel as issues effecting litigation.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D.
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Present on 'Greening CLOs' at ELFA's Climate Month Seminar Series

November 10, 2021

Cadwalader Capital Markets partner Claire Puddicombe, Financial Services partner Michael Sholem and Capital Markets special counsel Alex Collins last week participated in a seminar to discuss the “greening” of European CLO transactions in the context of the current regulatory climate as well as the practical application of regulation and investor requirements to European CLOs. 

Related Attorney(s): Claire Puddicombe, Michael Sholem, Alexander Collins
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Hosts London Roundtable Discussion on Brazilian Trade Mission to UK

November 09, 2021

Cadwalader hosted a roundtable discussion in London yesterday, officially launching the State Government of Minas Gerais, Brazil trade mission to the UK.

Related Attorney(s): Duncan Grieve
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader’s Mark Beardsworth Lead Editor of ABA Publication, ‘An International Guide to Corporate Internal Investigations,’ with Firm’s White Collar Defense & Investigations Attorneys as Contributing Authors

November 09, 2021

Cadwalader White Collar Defense & Investigations partner Mark Beardsworth is the lead editor of the new American Bar Association publication, “An International Guide to Corporate Internal Investigations,” which has 39 contributors, including attorneys from Cadwalader and other leading firms around the world.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Beardsworth, Jodi Avergun, Todd Blanche, Lex Urban, Cheryl Risell, Duncan Grieve
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Private Wealth Group Shortlisted for Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2022

November 08, 2021

Cadwalader’s Private Wealth Group has again been shortlisted as “Law Firm of the Year – USA,” as part of The Magic Circle Awards 2022.

Related Attorney(s): Dean Berry, Robert Lawrence
Related Practice(s): Private Wealth
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Ranked Among Top National Firms in 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’ Publication

November 05, 2021

Cadwalader has ranked nationally in over 20 practice areas and regionally in over 30 areas in the 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.”

Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Private Wealth, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Cadwalader’s Sophie Cuthbertson Delivers Opening Remarks as Chair of PLI’s 'New Developments in Securitization 2021' Event

November 05, 2021

Cadwalader partner Sophie Cuthbertson kicked off the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) “New Developments in Securitization” 2021 event, marking her third consecutive year as chair of this annual gathering that addresses key developments in structured finance.

Related Attorney(s): Sophie Cuthbertson, Joseph Beach
Related Practice(s): Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for Financial Times Innovative Lawyers North America 2021 Awards for “Practice of Law” and “Sustainable Finance”

November 05, 2021

Cadwalader has been shortlisted by the Financial Times for its innovative work in three separate categories as part of the publication’s forthcoming FT Innovative Lawyers North America 2021 awards and report.

Related Attorney(s): Wesley Misson, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Financial Regulation, Fund Finance, LIBOR Preparedness Team, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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The National Law Journal 2021 Litigation Trailblazers

November 03, 2021

The National Law Journal
White Collar Defense & Investigations partner Anne Tompkins is recognized among The National Law Journal’s 2021 list of “Litigation Trailblazers”.

Related Attorney(s): Anne Tompkins
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Washington
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Festival of Talent 2021 (Part of The Lawyer Awards)

November 03, 2021

The Lawyer
Capital Markets special counsel Sabah Nawaz is profiled as part of The Lawyer’s “Festival of Talent” feature that showcases the contributions of attorneys on the teams that were shortlisted in the transactional categories of the publication’s annual awards program.

Related Attorney(s): Sabah Nawaz
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Attorneys Participate on ACC-Hosted ESG and Corporate Governance Panel

November 02, 2021

Attorneys from Cadwalader’s Corporate Group participated in a webinar last week, “ESG and Corporate Governance,” hosted by the New York City Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, that drew over 100 in-house counsel.

Related Attorney(s): Erica Hogan
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Practices, Lawyers Recognized in Chambers UK 2022

October 28, 2021

Cadwalader, a leading advisor to global financial institutions, corporations and investment funds, has again been recognized for its leading practice groups and lawyers by Chambers UK 2022.

Related Attorney(s): Melis Acuner, Mark Beardsworth, Suzanne Bell, Adam Blakemore, Alexander Collins, Stephen Day, Matthew Duncan, James Hoggett, Samantha Hutchinson, Jack Kelly, Michael Newell, Claire Puddicombe, Daniel Tobias, David Quirolo, Kevin Roberts
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Fund Finance, Global Litigation, International Dispute Resolution, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Earns Top Scores in Creditflux CLO Census 2021

October 28, 2021

Cadwalader earned multiple top scores in the Creditflux CLO Census 2021, which asks CLO market participants for their input on the best CLO arrangers, law firms, rating agencies and other service providers.

Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Named to Bloomberg Law’s Inaugural Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Framework

October 27, 2021

Cadwalader has been named to Bloomberg Law’s inaugural Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Framework. It is one of 28 U.S.-based law firms recognized for their level of disclosure of diversity-related metrics and distinguished performance against six core pillars: demographics, leadership and talent pipeline, recruitment and retention, business innovation and strategy, marketing, and diversity & inclusion in the community.

Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Duncan Grieve Authors Cross-Border Chapter for Brazilian Compliance Publication

October 26, 2021

Cadwalader associate Duncan Grieve has authored a chapter, titled “Topical Issues in Cross-Border Investigations,” in the Brazilian legal publication Compliance Applied to Law published by ComplianceLab.

Related Attorney(s): Duncan Grieve
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Advises Credit Bureau Connection on its Majority Recapitalization by CapStreet

October 19, 2021

Cadwalader advised Credit Bureau Connection (CBC), which offers credit reporting and compliance solutions to the automotive and general consumer finance industries, in its majority recapitalization by private equity firm The CapStreet Group, LLC. Following the transaction, CBC will continue to operate under its current brand name. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Joshua Perkins, Cheyenne Karp, Linda Swartz, Rachel Rodman, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Dash Cole
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Wins Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe 2021 Award for ‘Innovation in Sustainable Finance’

October 15, 2021

Cadwalader has been named the “Innovation in Sustainable Finance” winner as part of the Financial Times (FT) Innovative Lawyers Europe 2021 awards. The firm was also recognized for its additional innovative work in the “Moving the market forward” category, and London-based Fund Finance partner Samantha Hutchinson was named as one of 10 “forward-looking legal practitioners.  

Related Attorney(s): Samantha Hutchinson, David Quirolo, Claire Puddicombe, Adam Blakemore, James Frazier, Gregg Jubin, Alexander Collins, Catherine Richardson, Adam Risell, Hugo Chan, Sabah Nawaz, Assia Damianova, Michael Sholem
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Fund Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Purchaser on Financing for Birmingham Retail Park

October 04, 2021

Cadwalader has advised Invesco Real Estate on the financing of its acquisition of the Fort Shopping Park in Birmingham, UK. The financing was funded by Tristan Capital Partners’ TIPS One Income Plus Real Estate Debt Fund, which provided £44m of senior debt to Invesco.

Related Attorney(s): Duncan Hubbard, William Lo, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson
Related Practice(s): Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Advises HealthCare Royalty Partners on Revenue Financing Agreement with Spero Therapeutics

October 01, 2021

Cadwalader advised HealthCare Royalty Partners on a revenue financing agreement for up to $125 million for Spero Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPRO), a multi-asset clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing, and commercializing treatments in high unmet need areas involving multi-drug resistant bacterial infections and rare diseases.

Related Attorney(s): Ira Schacter
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized as 2021 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

October 01, 2021

Cadwalader has once again been recognized in the New York Metro Edition of Super Lawyers.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Christopher Cox, Nicholas Gravante, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Philip Iovieno, Joel Mitnick, Jack Stern, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Gillian Burns, Thomas Curtin, Michelle Gellman, Jaclyn Hall, Christian Larson, Matthew Seitz, Casey Servais
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Leading Law Firms in The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2022

September 30, 2021

Cadwalader has been recognized across a broad range of practice areas in the 2022 edition of The Legal 500 United Kingdom.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Beardsworth, Suzanne Bell, Adam Blakemore, Robert Cannon, Hugo Chan, Alexander Collins, Stephen Day, Paolo Del Val, Matthew Duncan, Charlotte Glaser, Duncan Grieve, Michael Gwydir, Duncan Hubbard, Samantha Hutchinson, Jack Kelly, William Lo, Mathan Navaratnam, Sabah Nawaz, Michael Newell, Nathan Parker, Claire Puddicombe, David Quirolo, Catherine Richardson, Kevin Roberts, Nick Shiren, Daniel Tobias
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Fund Finance, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Names Recipient of Inaugural Catherine Noyes Lee 2L Diversity Scholarship

September 29, 2021

Cadwalader has named the recipient of its inaugural Catherine Noyes Lee 2L Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship, which will be awarded annually to an outstanding second-year law student with a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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Joanna Valentine Discusses UK Governance at Westminster Business Forum

September 28, 2021

Cadwalader Corporate partner Joanna Valentine spoke about the future of UK governance as part of a panel hosted earlier this month by the Westminster Business Forum.

Related Attorney(s): Joanna Valentine
Related Practice(s): Corporate
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Achieves Another Major Victory for Quantile Technologies Limited

September 27, 2021

A team of Cadwalader litigators led by partner and Intellectual Property Group chair Dorothy Auth secured a second major victory on behalf of its client Quantile Technologies Limited.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Danielle Tully, Howard Wizenfeld, Dash Cole, Michael Powell, John Augelli
Related Practice(s): Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Named ITR ‘Americas Tax Awards’ 2021 ‘Pro Bono Firm of the Year’

September 22, 2021

Cadwalader has been named “Pro Bono Firm of the Year” as part of the annual International Tax Review (ITR) “Americas Tax Awards,” which “recognize remarkable achievements and developments by international tax professionals from the North, Central and South American regions over a 12-month period.”

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, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Contribute Chapter to ‘Global Mobility of Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals’

September 20, 2021

Cadwalader Private Client Group attorneys Dean Berry and William Schaaf have contributed a chapter to the recently-released publication, “Global Mobility of Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals,” which provides expert guidance on the tax and legal aspects of inbound and outbound transfer of residence of ultra-high-net-worth individuals.

Related Attorney(s): Dean Berry, William Schaaf
Related Practice(s): Private Wealth
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Partners Featured in Legal Media Group’s ‘Women in Business Law 2021' Guide

September 15, 2021

Cadwalader attorneys have been recognized in the Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides Women in Business Law 2021, with several of the firm’s women partners featured as leaders in their respective practice areas.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Jodi Avergun, Ingrid Bagby, Suzanne Bell, Bonnie Neuman, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Investment Funds, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Authors LexisNexis “Practical Guidance” Articles on Critical Social Justice Issues

September 15, 2021

Cadwalader Global Litigation partner Ellen Holloman and attorney Hyungjoo Han have authored two recent articles addressing current critical social justice issues, as part of the LexisNexis Practical Guidance® Practice Note series.

Related Attorney(s): Ellen Holloman
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
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Cadwalader Shortlisted by The Lawyer Awards 2021 as ‘Finance Team of the Year’

September 14, 2021

Cadwalader has been shortlisted by The Lawyer Awards 2021 as “Finance team of the year” in recognition of the firm’s role as deal counsel in advising Investec on a €1bn secured note programme backed by subscription credit facilities with one of the UK’s largest insurers. 

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Samantha Hutchinson, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson, Assia Damianova, Michael Sholem
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation, Fund Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Samantha Hutchinson Shortlisted for Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe 2021 Awards

September 10, 2021

Cadwalader Fund Finance partner Samantha Hutchinson has been shortlisted by the Financial Times in the “Innovative practitioner” category, as part of the publication’s forthcoming FT Innovative Lawyers Europe 2021 awards and report.

Related Attorney(s): Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Fund Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Recognized in New Edition of IFLR1000

September 09, 2021

Cadwalader lawyers and practices have been recognized as industry leaders in the 31st edition of the IFLR1000, a publication focused on financial and corporate transactional work.

Related Attorney(s): Suzanne Bell, Louis Bevilacqua, Richard Brand, Holly Chamberlain, Christopher Cox, Stephen Day, Mark Ellenberg, Matthew Feig, Michael Gambro, Chris Gavin, Stuart Goldstein, Steven Herman, Samantha Hutchinson, Ivan Loncar, Christopher McDermott, William Mills, Wesley Misson, Jeffrey Nagle, Richard Nevins, Michael Newell, Nick Shiren, Gregory Patti, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, David Quirolo, Y. Jeffrey Rotblat, Ira Schacter, Gary Silverstein, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Fund Finance, Investment Funds, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Philip Khinda Named a 2021 Crisis Leadership Trailblazer by The National Law Journal

September 09, 2021

White Collar Defense and Investigations partner Philip Khinda has been named to The National Law Journal’s 2021 list of Crisis Leadership Trailblazers, recognized for his decades of experience in this area.

Related Attorney(s): Philip Khinda
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Securities Enforcement, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Contribute to ICLG’s ‘International Arbitration 2021’

September 08, 2021

Cadwalader disputes partner Melis Acuner, special counsel Simon Walsh and associate Emma Farrow have co-authored two chapters in the recently released International Arbitration 2021: A Practical Cross-Border Insight Into International Arbitration Work,” published by International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG). The 18th edition represents a “valuable, authoritative source of reference material for lawyers, industry and private practice seeking information regarding the procedural laws and practice of international arbitration, provided by experienced practitioners from around the world.”

Related Attorney(s): Melis Acuner, Simon Walsh, Emma Farrow
Related Practice(s): Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Global Litigation
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe 2021 Awards

August 31, 2021

Cadwalader has been shortlisted by the Financial Times for its innovative transactional work in two separate categories as part of the publication’s forthcoming FT Innovative Lawyers Europe 2021 awards and report.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Samantha Hutchinson, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson, Assia Damianova, Michael Sholem, Claire Puddicombe, James Frazier, Gregg Jubin, Alexander Collins, Adam Risell, Hugo Chan
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Financial Regulation, Fund Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Signs On to Statement on SPACs

August 27, 2021

Cadwalader is one of over 60 leading law firms to sign on to a statement responding to Investment Company Act lawsuits targeting the SPAC industry.

Related Practice(s): Corporate, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs)
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Cadwalader Advises Forbes on $630 Million Business Combination with Magnum Opus

August 26, 2021

Cadwalader is advising Forbes Global Holdings in its definitive business combination agreement with Magnum Opus Acquisition Limited (NYSE: OPA), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), in a transaction with an implied enterprise value of approximately $630 million.

Related Attorney(s): William Mills, Lindsey Kister, Adam Tamzoke, Linda Swartz, Matthew Seitz, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Dash Cole, Joel Mitnick, Jodi Avergun, Jared Stanisci, Keith Gerver
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2022

August 19, 2021

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with 40 lawyers across more than 20 practice areas featured in the guide. In addition, over 20 of the firm's lawyers have been named to the guide's Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America list.

Related Attorney(s): Anne Tompkins, Fredric Altschuler, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Ingrid Bagby, Louis Bevilacqua, Todd Blanche, James Carroll, Stephen Fraidin, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Chris Gavin, Anna Glick, Stuart Goldstein, Nicholas Gravante, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Tim Hicks, Philip Khinda, Henry LaBrun, Ronald Lanning, Robert Lawrence, Francisco Linares, Ivan Loncar, Christopher McDermott, Joel Mitnick, William Natbony, Bonnie Neuman, Gregory Petrick, Frank Polverino, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Dante Amenta, Douglas Arborio, Sara Bussiere, Danyeale Chung, Dash Cole, Christopher Floyd, Keith Gerver, Michael Lynch, Cassidy Nolan, Eric Starr, Kendra Wharton, Wesley Wintermyer
Related Practice(s): 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 Shortlisted in Multiple Categories for ITR ‘Americas Tax Awards’ 2021

August 13, 2021

Cadwalader has been shortlisted in multiple categories as part of the annual International Tax Review (ITR) “Americas Tax Awards,” which “recognize remarkable achievements and developments by international tax professionals from the North, Central and South American regions over a 12-month period.”

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): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Featured in Legal Media Group’s 2021 ‘Rising Stars’ Expert Guides

August 12, 2021

Cadwalader has been recognized in the seventh edition of Legal Media Group’s “Rising Stars,” as part of its Expert Guides series. “Rising Stars” are recently appointed partners, counsels and senior associates under 40 “who have already been recognized for their work in the background of important transactions.”

Related Attorney(s): Alexander Collins, Michael Powell, Kevin Sholette
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York
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Cadwalader Advises on $860 Million Refinancing of 1301 Avenue of the Americas

August 06, 2021

Cadwalader advised the administrative agent and lenders in an $860 million mortgage and mezzanine refinancing of 1301 Avenue of the Americas, a 1.7 million square-foot trophy office building in New York City, for Paramount Group, Inc., a public REIT focused on owning, operating, managing, acquiring and redeveloping high-quality, Class A office properties in select central business district submarkets of New York City and San Francisco. 

Related Attorney(s): Holly Chamberlain, Kevin Sholette, Eunji Jo
Related Practice(s): Mezzanine Finance, Mortgage Finance, Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Once Again Dominates Securitization Market

August 02, 2021

Cadwalader has again demonstrated its market-leading presence in the securitization markets, advising market participants on the largest number of transactions across ABS, CLOs, CMBS, RMBS and GSE multifamily MBS through the first half of 2021, while providing sophisticated legal counsel and guidance as the industry continues to rebound from pandemic-driven disruption.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Lawyers Recognized in Chambers High Net Worth 2021 Guide

July 27, 2021

Cadwalader has been recognized in the Chambers High Net Worth 2021 guide, with four lawyers ranked among the leaders in international private wealth. 

Related Attorney(s): Mark Beardsworth, Kevin Roberts, Dean Berry, Robert Lawrence
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Global Litigation, Private Wealth, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London, New York
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Cadwalader Advises Cybereason on $275 Million Crossover Financing Led by Liberty Strategic Capital

July 14, 2021

Cadwalader is advising Cybereason on its receipt of $275 million in crossover financing led by Liberty Strategic Capital, with additional backing provided by Neuberger Berman and Softbank.

Related Attorney(s): Ira Schacter, Jodi Avergun, Joel Mitnick, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Gubagoo on Its Sale to Reynolds

July 09, 2021

Cadwalader advised Gubagoo Inc., a leading provider of conversational commerce and retail solutions for both automotive dealerships and original equipment manufacturers, in connection with its sale to The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, a leading provider of automobile dealership software, services and forms.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Cheyenne Karp, Matthew Seitz, Jodi Avergun
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Global Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Rachel Rodman Discusses CFPB Amended Federal Mortgage Servicing Rules on SFA Member Call

July 09, 2021

Cadwalader partner Rachel Rodman joined other industry leaders and members of the Structured Finance Association for a closed call on July 7 to discuss the final rule issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) that amends the federal mortgage servicing regulations, Regulation X, to provide temporary protections for borrowers facing COVID-19-related financial hardship.

Related Attorney(s): Rachel Rodman
Related Practice(s): Consumer Financial Services Enforcement and Litigation, Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Superior Integrated Solutions/Darwin Automotive on Its Sale to J.D. Power

July 08, 2021

Cadwalader advised Superior Integrated Solutions, Inc./Darwin Automotive, a leading provider of automotive finance & insurance (F&I) software used by automotive dealerships, on its sale to J.D. Power, a global leader in data analytics and consumer intelligence. Superior Integrated Solutions/Darwin Automotive senior leadership and its 88 employees will join J.D. Power and will form the base of a new dealership technologies division. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Peter Bariso, Joshua Perkins, Cheyenne Karp, Linda Swartz, Joel Mitnick, Dorothy Auth Ph.D., Dash Cole
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for The Drawdown Awards 2021

July 08, 2021

Cadwalader’s Fund Finance Team has been shortlisted for The Drawdown Awards 2021, named as a finalist in the “Fund Financing: Advisory Services” category. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on September 23 in London.

Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Leading Securities Enforcement Lawyer Philip Khinda Joins Cadwalader’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Practice

July 07, 2021

Top adviser on SEC investigations will enhance Cadwalader’s global litigation capabilities, working with the firm’s market-leading securities regulatory and corporate practices.

Related Attorney(s): Philip Khinda
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Securities Enforcement, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Joanna Suna Rejoins Cadwalader’s Capital Markets Group

June 30, 2021

Leading lawyer advises issuers, underwriters, portfolio managers and monoline insurers on CLOs, securities repackagings and other types of complex structured products.

Related Attorney(s): Joanna Suna
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Lenders in $3 Billion CMBS Refinancing of One Vanderbilt

June 29, 2021

Cadwalader advised Wells Fargo and Goldman Sachs as co-lenders in a $3 billion single-asset/single-borrower securitized refinancing of the newly developed One Vanderbilt skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan, the second-tallest building in New York and a Class A, LEED Gold and Platinum office tower, for a partnership led by SL Green Realty.

Related Attorney(s): Holly Chamberlain, Christopher Dickson, Kevin Sholette, Peter Dodson, Kathryn Borgeson, David Burkholder, Michael Ruder, Philip Balzafiore, Lisa Pauquette, Greg Prindle
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Financial Restructuring, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Receives ‘UK Firm of the Year’ and ‘Attorney of the Year’ Recognitions in Women in Business Law Awards Europe 2021

June 25, 2021

Cadwalader has been named “UK Firm of the Year” as part of the Women in Business Law Awards Europe 2021, which recognize the firms that have “developed the most progressive initiatives towards diversity and inclusion from throughout the continent.”

Related Attorney(s): Claire Puddicombe, Assia Damianova
Related Practice(s): Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Advising PSTH on Its Acquisition of 10% of Universal Music Group and Pershing Square in Its Formation of Pershing Square SPARC Holdings

June 21, 2021

PSTH will acquire 10% of the outstanding Ordinary Shares of UMG from Vivendi S.E. for approximately $4 billion, representing an enterprise value of €35 billion (approximately $40 billion) for UMG.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Nicholas Gravante, Amanda Devereux, Linda Swartz, Justin Arborn, Niral Shah, Brad Smith, Matthew Seitz, Andrew Rivera
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Antitrust Litigation Team Achieves Victory for AngioDynamics

June 18, 2021

A Cadwalader Antitrust Litigation team led by co-head Philip Iovieno and including Karen Dyer, Nicholas Gravante and Mark Singer scored a victory for client AngioDynamics, Inc. when the Honorable Brenda K. Sannes of the Northern District of New York ordered that AngioDynamics’ claim against C.R. Bard, Inc. and Bard Access Systems, Inc. (“Bard”) should move to a jury trial where AngioDynamics is seeking hundreds of millions of dollars in monetary damages and injunctive relief.

Related Attorney(s): Philip Iovieno, Nicholas Gravante, Mark Singer
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation, Global Litigation, Trial Practice
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises on €400 Million Market Leading ESG CLO

June 18, 2021

Cadwalader advised Deutsche Bank as arranger of the €400 million North Westerly VII ESG CLO transaction.

Related Attorney(s): Nick Shiren, Adam Blakemore, Michael Sholem, James Frazier, Alexander Collins, Catherine Richardson, Melissa Byun
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Leading Law Firms in The Legal 500 United States 2021

June 15, 2021

Cadwalader has been recognized across a broad range of practice areas in the 2021 edition of The Legal 500 United States.

Related Attorney(s): Michelle Abad, Jodi Avergun, Ingrid Bagby, Joseph Beach, Todd Blanche, Richard Brand, Nicholas Brandfon, Gillian Burns, Holly Chamberlain, Sophie Cuthbertson, Christopher Dickson, Brian Foster, Stephen Fraidin, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Douglas Gansler, Chris Gavin, Stuart Goldstein, Michael Gwydir, Jason Halper, Mark Howe, Gregg Jubin, Ivan Loncar, Michele Maman, Jed Miller, William Mills, Bonnie Neuman, Michael Newell, Gregory Petrick, Rachel Rodman, Richard Schetman, Casey Servais, Gary Silverstein, Jared Stanisci, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Anne Tompkins, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Investment Funds, 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 Danielle Tully Speaks at Women in Law & IP Virtual Summit

June 09, 2021

Cadwalader Intellectual Property partner Danielle Tully recently spoke on a panel at The Women in Law & IP Virtual Summit, which brought together legal and business professionals to discuss a range of timely and topical issues within the practice of intellectual property, with a focus on diversity, inclusion and equity.

Related Attorney(s): Danielle Tully
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Linda Swartz Named Among Crain’s New York Business 2021 ‘Notable LGBTQ Leaders & Executives’ List

June 07, 2021

Cadwalader partner and tax chair Linda Swartz has been named to the 2021 Crain’s New York Business “Notable LGBTQ Leaders & Executives” list.

Related Attorney(s): Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Lary Stromfeld Presents at ISDA Benchmark Strategies Forum

June 04, 2021

Cadwalader Financial Services partner Lary Stromfeld yesterday participated on a panel at the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) Benchmark Strategies Forum.

Related Attorney(s): Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): LIBOR Preparedness Team
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Lawyers Recognized in 10th Edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom

June 03, 2021

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 10th edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom, with a number of London-based lawyers featured as leaders in their categories. The following partners are recognized by The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom.

Related Attorney(s): Mark Beardsworth, Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Richard Nevins, Gregory Petrick, David Quirolo
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader’s Jed Miller Named Law360 2021 Rising Star

June 01, 2021

Cadwalader partner Jed Miller has been named a 2021 Law360 ‘Rising Star’ in the area of Structured Finance.

Related Attorney(s): Jed Miller
Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Recognized at GlobalCapital 2021 Americas Derivatives Awards

May 27, 2021

Cadwalader received an inaugural award at this year’s GlobalCapital 2021 Americas Derivatives Awards, acknowledging the firm’s timely and robust service to clients during pandemic-driven market disruption.

Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Duncan Grieve Speaks on Investigations and Compliance at Brazilian Mining Institute Event

May 27, 2021

Cadwalader White Collar Defense and Investigations associate Duncan Grieve spoke on investigations and compliance in the mining sector on 25 May at an event organised by the Brazilian Mining Institute (IBRAM). Grieve is based in London but spent several years working in Brazil on the fallout from the global “Car Wash” (Lava Jato) investigation and speaks fluent Portuguese.

Related Attorney(s): Duncan Grieve
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader White Collar Defense Lawyers Contribute to ICLG’s Anti-Money Laundering 2021

May 27, 2021

Cadwalader White Collar Defense and Investigations partner Kevin Roberts and associates Duncan Grieve, Shruti Chandhok and Charlotte Glaser have co-authored a chapter in the recently released Anti-Money Laundering 2021: A practical cross-border insight into anti-money laundering law, published by International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG).

Related Attorney(s): Kevin Roberts, Duncan Grieve, Charlotte Glaser
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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Cadwalader Represents Rabobank on Innovative $500 Million Sustainability-Linked Coffee Financing

May 25, 2021

Cadwalader advised Rabobank as the administrative agent, collateral agent, sole bookrunner and lead arranger in a $500 million sustainability-linked senior secured revolving credit facility for Mercon Coffee Group, a global and vertically integrated green coffee supplier.

Related Attorney(s): Christopher McDermott, Jeffrey Nagle, Matthew Stempler
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York
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Cadwalader Practices, Lawyers Recognized in Chambers USA 2021

May 20, 2021

Cadwalader, a leading advisor to global financial institutions, corporations and investment funds, has again been recognized as a leading law firm across a range of practice areas by the 2021 edition of Chambers USA, the definitive guide to the legal profession.

Related Practice(s): Broker-Dealer Regulation, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Jeffrey Nagle Inducted as American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers Fellow

May 19, 2021

Charlotte partner Jeffrey Nagle has been inducted as a fellow by the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers (ACCFL), just one of eight nationwide honorees (law firm practitioners, in-house counsel and academics) this past year.

Related Attorney(s): Jeffrey Nagle
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Financial Restructuring, LIBOR Preparedness Team
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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GIR Names Cadwalader White Collar Defense and Investigations Attorney Anne Tompkins to Top 100 Women in Investigations List

May 18, 2021

Global Investigations Review (GIR) has selected Cadwalader White Collar Defense & Investigations partner Anne Tompkins for inclusion on its prestigious 2021 Women in Investigations list featuring 100 “exceptional women in the white-collar world.”

Related Attorney(s): Anne Tompkins
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Investec on €1 Billion Secured Note Programme

May 18, 2021

Cadwalader advised Investec on a €1bn secured note programme backed by subscription credit facilities with one of the UK’s largest insurers. The transaction, one of the first in this new product area for the London market, will enable the insurer to take advantage of an opportunity to participate in an attractive investment-grade rating product in a current environment of low yields from high-quality credit, rated A and better.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Samantha Hutchinson, Sabah Nawaz, Adam Blakemore, Catherine Richardson, Assia Damianova, Michael Sholem
Related Practice(s): Financial Regulation, Fund Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Secures California State Court Victory for Anheuser-Busch

May 17, 2021

Cadwalader’s Antitrust Litigation group in Washington, D.C. secured an important victory for Anheuser-Busch in California state court on May 4 when the Superior Court in Fresno denied a motion for class certification filed on behalf of hundreds of California retailers in a case alleging price discrimination.

Related Attorney(s): Brian Wallach, Gregory Langsdale, Wesley Wintermyer, Keith Gerver
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation, Global Litigation
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Selected Among the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America

May 13, 2021

Nine Cadwalader attorneys have been named to the “2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America,” which honors the U.S.’s top financial lawyers in M&A, Capital Markets, Finance, Tax, Corporate Governance, Private Equity, Investment Funds and Securities matters.

Related Attorney(s): Richard Brand, Christopher Cox, Stephen Fraidin, William Mills, Bonnie Neuman, Gregory Patti, Patrick Quinn, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized in 2021 IFLR1000 Women Leaders

May 06, 2021

Cadwalader attorneys Samantha Hutchinson and Suzanne Bell have been recognized as industry leaders among the 2021 IFLR1000 Women Leaders.

Related Attorney(s): Suzanne Bell, Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate Finance, Fund Finance, Private Equity, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Structured Products
Related Office(s): Dublin, London
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In Memoriam – Jack Fritts

May 06, 2021

We mourn the passing earlier this week of our former chairman and managing partner, John F. (Jack) Fritts. He was 86.

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Cadwalader Shortlisted in Multiple Categories for Women in Business Law Americas Awards 2021

May 03, 2021

Cadwalader has been shortlisted in multiple categories as part of the annual Women in Business Law Americas Awards, which recognize both leading women lawyers and the law firms that have “impressive initiatives to promote diversity and women in the practice of law.”

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun, Bonnie Neuman
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Real Estate, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Claire Puddicombe Presents on CLO Panel at Women in Structured Finance and Fintech Event

April 29, 2021

Cadwalader Capital Markets partner Claire Puddicombe earlier this week participated on a panel at the Opal Group’s “Celebrating Women in Structured Finance and Fintech 2021” event, where financial markets professionals gathered online to discuss topics including issuance and broader market trends, regulatory developments, future business opportunities, inclusion and diversity, and cultivating the next generation of women business leaders.

Related Attorney(s): Claire Puddicombe
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Wins in Three Categories at the IFLR 2021 European Awards

April 29, 2021

Cadwalader earned “significant wins” at this week’s International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 2021 European Awards.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Claire Puddicombe, Adam Blakemore, James Frazier, Gregg Jubin, Catherine Richardson, Adam Risell, Alexander Collins, Hugo Chan
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Derivatives & Structured Products, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Structured Products, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Successfully Represents Defendant as Part of £1.5 Billion Danish Tax Claim

April 27, 2021

Justice Baker, sitting in the High Court in London, has today dismissed all of the Danish Customs and Tax Administration's (Skatteforvaltningen or "Skat") claims against 107 Defendants in 5 consolidated proceedings. The £1.5 billion tax claim, expected to be the longest and most expensive in British legal history, had been penned in as one of the UK's top 5 cases to watch in 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Kevin Roberts, Gareth Rund
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London
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Litigation Team Wins Constitutional Appeal at Fourth Circuit

April 27, 2021

A team from Cadwalader’s White Collar Defense & Investigations Group in Washington, D.C. secured a full victory for its client in federal appellate court on Monday. Led by partner Doug Gansler, the team represented a now-retired special agent from the Department of Health & Human Services Office of the Inspector General.

Related Attorney(s): Douglas Gansler, Wesley Wintermyer, William Simpson
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, State Attorneys General Practice, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Once Again Among Leaders on CLO Arranger and Manager Counsel Tables for Q1 2021

April 22, 2021

Cadwalader once again finds itself in a familiar position: at the top of Creditflux’s CLO Arranger Counsel tables in the U.S., Europe and globally for Q1 2021. The firm once again led by aggregate deal volume as arranger counsel in the U.S. and Europe in Q1 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Gregg Jubin, Michael Gambro
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for IFLR 2021 Americas Team of the Year Honors for Both Financial Services Regulatory and Structured Finance and Securitization

April 21, 2021

Cadwalader is nominated for the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 2021 Americas Financial Services Regulatory Team of the Year and Structured Finance and Securitization Team of the Year awards.

Related Practice(s): Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, Dublin, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises two on $200 Million IPO

March 31, 2021

Cadwalader advised two, a newly-organized special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) led by technology industry veteran Kevin Hartz, in its listing and $200 million initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Niral Shah, Andrew Rivera
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs)
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Represents UNIFY Financial Credit Union in Inaugural Auto Loan Securitization

March 30, 2021

Cadwalader represented UNIFY Financial Credit Union as sponsor in its $300 million inaugural auto loan securitization, UNIFY Auto Receivables Trust 2021-1, collateralized by a pool of indirect, prime auto loans originated by UNIFY.

Related Attorney(s): Ira Schacter, Cathy Lian, Jeffrey Nagle, Peter Dodson, Kathryn Borgeson
Related Practice(s): Auto Securitization, Financial Restructuring, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized Among Top Law Firms in 2021 BTI Client Service A-Team Survey

March 29, 2021

Cadwalader has once again been named among the leading law firms for providing world-class client service in the BTI Client Service A-Team 2021: Survey of Law Firm Client Service Performance.

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Daniel Meade Joins Cadwalader’s Market-Leading Financial Regulatory Practice

March 29, 2021

Top lawyer focuses on bank regulatory and transactional issues.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Meade
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, FinTech, Financial Regulation, Marketplace Lending and FinTech
Related Office(s): Washington
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NY State Legislature Approves LIBOR Statute Drafted by Cadwalader

March 25, 2021

The New York State Legislature yesterday approved new LIBOR legislation developed by Cadwalader’s LIBOR Preparedness Team on behalf of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC).  

Related Attorney(s): Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): LIBOR Preparedness Team
Related Office(s): New York
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Stephen Fraidin and Gregory Patti Named among The American Lawyer’s Dealmakers of the Year

March 23, 2021

Cadwalader partners Stephen Fraidin and Gregory Patti have been named among the 24 lawyers selected for The American Lawyer’s annual Dealmakers of the Year report.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs)
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Nominated for 2021 Deal of the Year, Team of the Year IFLR European Honors

March 23, 2021

Cadwalader is shortlisted for a pair of 2021 International Financial Law Review (IFLR) European Awards.

Related Attorney(s): David Quirolo, Claire Puddicombe, Adam Blakemore, James Frazier, Gregg Jubin, Catherine Richardson, Adam Risell, Alexander Collins, Hugo Chan
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Stop the Hate – A Statement from Managing Partner Patrick T. Quinn

March 19, 2021


Related Attorney(s): Patrick Quinn
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Starr Russia Investments Wins NY Appellate Division Ruling Against Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and Its Entities

March 16, 2021

On March 16, 2021, the New York State Appellate Division for the First Department ruled in favor of Cadwalader client Starr Russia Investments III B.V. (Starr), substantially affirming the trial court’s decision granting Starr’s motion to compel defendant Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) and its entities in the UK and in Russia to produce documents, including policies manuals, practice reviews, and organizational charts, relating to DTTL’s role in, among other things, creating documents that induced Starr’s investment in the Investment Trade Bank (ITB), a Russian joint stock company. 

Related Attorney(s): Nicholas Gravante, Brad Smith, Rachel Ross, Elizabeth Moore
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Trial Practice
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader White Collar Defense Lawyers Contribute to The Practitioner’s Guide to Global Investigations

March 08, 2021

Cadwalader’s Jodi Avergun, chair of the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Group, together with partners Todd Blanche, Kevin Roberts and Anne Tompkins and associates Robert Duncan, Charlotte Glaser, Duncan Grieve and Cheryl Risell, have contributed four chapters to the recently released fifth edition of The Practitioner's Guide to Global Investigations. Published by Global Investigations Review, the Guide is a comprehensive reference on navigating the challenges of a cross-border investigation.

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun, Todd Blanche, Kevin Roberts, Anne Tompkins, Charlotte Glaser, Duncan Grieve, Cheryl Risell
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Practices, Lawyers Recognized in Chambers Global 2021

February 24, 2021

Cadwalader, a leading advisor to global financial institutions, corporations and investment funds, has again been recognized for its leading practice groups and lawyers in the 2021 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Related Attorney(s): Melis Acuner, Joseph Beach, Adam Blakemore, Stephen Day, Matthew Duncan, Michael Gambro, Gregg Jubin, Ivan Loncar, David Quirolo, Lary Stromfeld, Neil Weidner
Related Practice(s): Asset-Backed Commercial Paper, Asset-Backed Securities, Auto Securitization, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Corporate Securitization, Corporate Taxation, Credit Card Securitization, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, Insurance-Linked Securities, International Dispute Resolution, Marketplace Lending and FinTech, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Mortgage Banking & Whole Loan Trading, Municipal Derivatives, Municipal Securitization, OTC Derivatives, Receivables Finance, Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Structured Products, Tax, Tax Controversy, Warehouse Lending
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises one on $2.1 Billion Business Combination with Markforged

February 24, 2021

Cadwalader is advising one (NYSE: AONE), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), in its $2.1 billion definitive merger agreement with Markforged, Inc., the creator of an integrated metal and carbon fiber additive manufacturing platform, The Digital Forge.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Niral Shah, Peter Bariso, Lindsey Kister, Andrew Rivera, Linda Swartz, Matthew Seitz, John Moehringer, Howard Wizenfeld, Joel Mitnick, James Treanor, Keith Gerver, Nicholas Brandfon, Michael Schromm, Bill White
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Merger Clearance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Real Estate, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Leah Edelboim Joins Cadwalader’s Finance Group

February 24, 2021

Leading fund finance lawyer will advise banks and other financial institutions.

Related Attorney(s): Leah Edelboim
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Ashford Hospitality Trust in Successful Defense Against Cygnus Capital

February 23, 2021

A Cadwalader Litigation and Corporate team advised Ashford Hospitality Trust (the “Company”) on its successful defense against an activist campaign by Cygnus Capital, Inc. and related litigation that resulted in the withdrawal by Cygnus of all of its director nominations for election at Ashford Trust’s 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.

Related Attorney(s): Nicholas Gravante, Adam Magid, Jack Stern, Justin Arborn, Nicholas Caros, Richard Brand, Braden McCurrach, Gregory Patti, Erica Hogan, Eileen Gaffney
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Shortlisted for GlobalCapital 2021 “CLO Law Firm of the Year” European Securitization Award

February 22, 2021

Cadwalader has been shortlisted as “CLO Law Firm of the Year,” as part of GlobalCapital’s 2021 European Securitization Awards. Cadwalader was named the GlobalCapital European “CLO Law Firm of the Year” in 2019.

Related Attorney(s): Robert Cannon, Claire Puddicombe, David Quirolo, Nick Shiren, Daniel Tobias, Adam Blakemore
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Advises Bank of America on $4.1 billion ESG-Linked Credit Facility Tied to Board Diversity

February 19, 2021

Bank of America, as Administrative Agent and Sole Lead Arranger, working with Cadwalader, successfully closed a $4.1 billion broadly syndicated subscription credit facility to funds managed by The Carlyle Group.

Related Attorney(s): Wesley Misson
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader Dominates Securitization Market Despite Challenging Economic Conditions in 2020, Anticipates Active 2021

February 18, 2021

Cadwalader continued its dominance in the securitization market in 2020 and expects to sustain a robust securitization pipeline for 2021, including ABS, CLOs, CMBS, RMBS and GSE multifamily MBS.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): Asset-Backed Commercial Paper, Auto Securitization, CLOs, Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Corporate Securitization, Insurance-Linked Securities, Marketplace Lending and FinTech, Mortgage Banking & Whole Loan Trading, Municipal Securitization, Receivables Finance, Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Warehouse Lending
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Crain’s New York Business 2021 ‘Notable Black Leaders and Executives’ List Recognizes Cadwalader’s Ellen Holloman and Aisha Greene

February 16, 2021

Cadwalader Global Litigation partner Ellen Holloman and Director of Attorney Development and Training Aisha Greene have been named to the 2021 Crain’s New York Business “Notable Black Leaders and Executives” list.

Related Attorney(s): Ellen Holloman
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Dean Berry, Sasha Grinberg and Osvaldo Garcia Recognized Among Leading Global Private Client Lawyers

February 04, 2021

Cadwalader partner Dean Berry, chair of the firm’s Private Client Group, has been selected for the 2021 Private Client Global Elite Directory, compiled by ALM. Associates Sasha Grinberg and Osvaldo Garcia are featured in the directory’s “Ones To Watch” category.

Related Attorney(s): Dean Berry, Sasha Grinberg
Related Practice(s): Estate Planning & Administration, Institutional Planning, Private Wealth
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Represents Mod Champagne in Action Against Total Wine

February 04, 2021

Cadwalader is representing Mod Champagne in trademark infringement and false advertising actions against national retailer Total Wine. The suit also named Blicker Pierce Wagner Wine Merchants LLC.

Related Attorney(s): Sean O'Shea, Michael Petrella
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Trial Practice
Related Office(s): New York
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Bonnie Neuman Named Head of Cadwalader Real Estate Finance Practice

February 02, 2021

New York partner to lead firm’s market-leading transatlantic practice.

Related Attorney(s): Bonnie Neuman
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Attorneys Selected for the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America

February 01, 2021

Nine Cadwalader partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America. This annual list represents “the most elite distinction in the profession, covering the best of the best in all practice areas.”

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun, Richard Brand, Christopher Cox, Nicholas Gravante, Ellen Holloman, Philip Iovieno, Patrick Quinn, Sean O'Shea, Lary Stromfeld
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Antitrust, Antitrust Litigation, Class Action Defense, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Derivatives & Structured Products, Financial Regulation, Global Litigation, LIBOR Preparedness Team, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Swap Regulation, Trial Practice, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Mason Industrial Technology on $500 Million SPAC IPO

January 29, 2021

Cadwalader advised Mason Industrial Technology, Inc., a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), on its $500 million initial public offering. The company’s shares began trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “MIT” on January 29, 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Earns Perfect Score Once Again on 2021 Corporate Equality Index

January 28, 2021

Cadwalader has received a perfect 100 percent score on the 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), marking the ninth consecutive year that the firm has attained a top rating and the designation of a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality. Administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the CEI is a national benchmarking survey of corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality.

Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized as Market Leader in 2020 ABS and CLO Rankings Among Industry Publications

January 27, 2021

Cadwalader ranked number one or two in all three – Global, U.S. and European – Creditflux CLO Arranger Counsel tables for 2020. The firm also ranked among the leading Manager Counsel in all three geographic categories, reflecting its market-leading transatlantic position. In total, the firm had 126 global transactions valued at over $46 billion.

Related Attorney(s): Michael Gambro, Stuart Goldstein
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Lawyers Contribute to Fund Finance 2021

January 26, 2021

Cadwalader partners Samantha Hutchinson, Nathan Parker and Mike Mascia are contributing authors of the recently released Global Legal Insights – Fund Finance 2021, the fifth edition of this comprehensive guide to the fund finance market published by Global Legal Group. Mascia, who co-chairs Cadwalader's Finance Group, also is the contributing editor of Fund Finance 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Samantha Hutchinson, Nathan Parker
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Fund Finance Team Receives The Drawdown’s “Advisory/Consultancy Fund Finance Award”

January 22, 2021

Cadwalader’s Fund Finance team has received the “Advisory/Consultancy Fund Finance Award,” as part of The Drawdown’s 2020 Private Equity Service Provider Awards.

Related Attorney(s): Samantha Hutchinson, Nathan Parker
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader UK Attorneys Receive Women, Influence & Power in Law UK Awards 2021

January 15, 2021

Cadwalader Fund Finance partner Samantha Hutchinson, Capital Markets partner Suzanne Bell, and Capital Markets associates Rebecca Chambers and Cassandra Nelson-Williams are recipients of Law.com International and Legal Week’s 2021 Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL) UK Awards.

Related Attorney(s): Suzanne Bell, Samantha Hutchinson
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Fund Finance, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader’s Ellen Holloman Receives NYCLA Conspicuous Service Award

January 14, 2021

Cadwalader Global Litigation partner Ellen Holloman received the New York County Lawyers Association “NYCLA Conspicuous Service Award,” as a contributing author to the recently-released 5th edition of Robert Haig’s Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts, the preeminent treatise on the subject, published by Thomson Reuters in cooperation with the NYCLA.

Related Attorney(s): Ellen Holloman
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Simon Walsh Co-Authors Chapter in The Law and Business of Litigation Finance

January 12, 2021

Cadwalader Special Counsel Simon Walsh is a contributing author to the recently released The Law and Business of Litigation Finance, published by Bloomsbury Professional. 

Related Attorney(s): Simon Walsh
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader’s Linda Swartz Receives Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievement Award as Leader in Tax Law

January 06, 2021

Cadwalader Tax chair Linda Swartz received the Marquis Who’s Who “Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award,” which recognizes individuals who have “achieved greatness in their industry.”

Related Attorney(s): Linda Swartz
Related Practice(s): Corporate Taxation, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Restructurings & Bankruptcies Taxation, Securitization & Structured Products Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Finance Partner Chad Stackhouse Joins Cadwalader’s Market-Leading Fund Finance Practice

January 04, 2021

New Washington, D.C. partner focuses on fund finance and venture debt lending.

Related Attorney(s): M. Stackhouse
Related Practice(s): Fund Finance
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Thoma Bravo Advantage on $1 Billion IPO

December 29, 2020

Cadwalader advised Thoma Bravo Advantage, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), on its $1 billion initial public offering. The company's shares began trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "TBA" on January 15, 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Erica Hogan, Matthew Seitz, Niral Shah
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust on Term Loan and Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer

December 24, 2020

Cadwalader advised Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (NASDAQ: WHLR) in connection with a new term loan secured with Powerscourt Investments XXII, LP, an affiliate of certain funds managed by Waterfall Asset Management, LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser focused on structured credit and loans with approximately $9.4 billion in assets under management, as of December 1, 2020.  The net proceeds of the loan were used to pay off certain existing indebtedness and to fund a “modified Dutch auction” cash tender offer for Wheeler’s outstanding 8.75% Series D Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock.  Cadwalader is also advising Wheeler on the cash tender offer, which launched one day after the closing of the loan.

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Niral Shah, Lindsey Kister, Christopher McDermott, Michael Lynch, Matthew Seitz, Christopher Dickson, Maurine Bartlett
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Taxation, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Real Estate, Tax
Related Office(s): Charlotte, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Achieves Trial Victory in Challenge to McKinsey’s Bankruptcy Practices

December 24, 2020

Cadwalader’s two-year representation of entrepreneur Jay Alix’s special purpose entity, Mar-Bow Value Partners, against global consulting giant McKinsey & Company scored a victory on Tuesday, with McKinsey forced to withdraw in In re Westmoreland Coal (S.D. Tex.).

Related Attorney(s): Sean O'Shea, Amanda Devereux, Michael Petrella, Matthew Karlan
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Trial Practice
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Monocle Acquisition Corporation on Closing of Business Combination with AerSale Corp.

December 23, 2020

Cadwalader advised Monocle Acquisition Corporation, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), on the consummation of its business combination with AerSale Corp., a leading integrated, global provider of aviation aftermarket products and services.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Braden McCurrach, Peter Bariso, Linda Swartz, Matthew Seitz, Christopher McDermott, Michael Lynch
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Finance, Corporate Taxation, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Recognized in New York Area’s Best Lawyers 2021

December 21, 2020

Cadwalader has been recognized in the 2021 edition of New York Area’s Best Lawyers, with 25 lawyers across more than 15 practice areas featured in the stand-alone guide, and two of its attorneys named as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas. In addition, several of its lawyers were included in the publication’s inaugural “Ones to Watch” list.

Related Attorney(s): Louis Bevilacqua, Todd Blanche, James Frazier, Michael Gambro, Anna Glick, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Robert Lawrence, Ivan Loncar, Joel Mitnick, William Natbony, Bonnie Neuman, Gregory Petrick, Patrick Quinn, Richard Schetman, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Dante Amenta, Sara Bussiere, Dash Cole
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, ERISA, Estate Planning & Administration, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Private Wealth, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York
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Crain’s New York Business 2021 ‘Notable Women in Law’ List Recognizes Cadwalader’s Amanda Devereux, Ellen Holloman and Lisa Pauquette

December 21, 2020

Cadwalader Global Litigation partners Amanda Devereux and Ellen Holloman and Capital Markets partner Lisa Pauquette have been named to the 2021 Crain’s New York Business “Notable Women in Law” list.

Related Attorney(s): Amanda Devereux, Ellen Holloman, Lisa Pauquette
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): New York
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Steven Herman Named a Real Estate Thought Leader

December 16, 2020

Real Estate Group partner Steven Herman received the 2020 “Go-To Thought Leader Award” for Real Estate from the National Law Review.

Related Attorney(s): Steven Herman
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Dorothy Auth Speaks at NYIPLA President's Forum on States’ IP Rights in the Pharmaceutical Sector

December 15, 2020

Cadwalader Intellectual Property Group chair and partner Dr. Dorothy Auth last week participated in a program hosted by the New York Intellectual Property Law Association President’s Forum titled, “States Rights: Should States Legislate IP on the Pharma Sector?,” that addressed California legislation in the pharmaceutical space and how it interacts with Federal Law.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D.
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Advises Hudson Executive Capital on $2.3 Billion Acquisition, with Apollo Global Management, of Cardtronics

December 15, 2020

Cadwalader is advising Hudson Executive Capital (“HEC”) on its acquisition, along with funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, of Cardtronics plc, a leading non-bank ATM deployer, in a transaction valued at $2.3 billion.

Related Attorney(s): Richard Brand, Braden McCurrach, Joanna Valentine, Adam Blakemore
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, ERISA, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Mergers & Acquisitions Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Elects Four New Partners and Promotes Eight to Special Counsel and Counsel

December 10, 2020

Cadwalader today announced that four attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2021.

Related Attorney(s): Trent Lindsay, Michael Sholem, Jared Stanisci, Danielle Tully, Alexander Collins, Thomas Curtin, Erica Hogan, Matthew Karlan, Kevin Sholette
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Corporate, Financial Regulation, Financial Restructuring, Fund Finance, Global Litigation, Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte, London, New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Advises CarOffer on Its Sale of a Majority Stake to CarGurus

December 10, 2020

Cadwalader provided tax advice to CarOffer, LLC, an automated instant vehicle trade platform, on its sale of a majority stake to CarGurus, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARG), a leading global online automotive marketplace, at an enterprise valuation of $275 million, with the ability to buy the remaining equity interest over the next three years. 

Related Attorney(s): Daniel Raglan, Matthew Seitz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Tax
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader Achieves Major Victory for Quantile Technologies Limited

December 09, 2020

In this high-stakes patent litigation, a team of Cadwalader litigators led by partner Dorothy Auth secured a major victory on behalf of their client Quantile Technologies Limited. 

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D., John Augelli, Dash Cole, Michael Powell, Jessica Talar, Danielle Tully, Howard Wizenfeld
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Holly Chamberlain Recognized as a Top U.S. Commercial Real Estate Lawyer

December 09, 2020

Cadwalader Real Estate partner Holly Chamberlain has been recognized by Connect Media as one of the top 50 commercial real estate attorneys in the U.S. in its inaugural “Lawyers in Real Estate” awards, which represent a list of attorneys across the country who excel “in their practices as well as their contributions to the community.”

Related Attorney(s): Holly Chamberlain
Related Practice(s): Real Estate
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Cadwalader’s Ellen Holloman Authors Inaugural Chapter on Diversity and Inclusion in Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts, 5th Ed.

December 04, 2020

Cadwalader Global Litigation partner Ellen Holloman has authored the inaugural “Diversity and Inclusion” chapter in the recently-released 5th edition of Robert Haig’s Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts, the preeminent treatise on the subject, published by Thomson Reuters in cooperation with the New York County Lawyers Association.

Related Attorney(s): Ellen Holloman
Related Practice(s): Bankruptcy Litigation, Class Action Defense, Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation, Corporate Governance Litigation and Counseling, Global Litigation, LIBOR Preparedness Team, M&A Litigation, Securities Enforcement, Shareholder Activism, State Attorneys General Practice, Trial Practice
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Cadwalader Named Among Charlotte Business Journal’s 2020 ‘Best Places to Work’

December 03, 2020

Cadwalader has been named among the 2020 “Best Places to Work” by the Charlotte Business Journal. The firm is ranked among the top 25 in the “Large Companies” category, which includes companies with 50-249 employees. The “Best Places to Work” awards program recognizes local companies that “have put in place policies and practices to attract top talent – and keep them engaged.” The rankings are based on employee surveys that were conducted and scored earlier this year.

Related Attorney(s): Stuart Goldstein
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Renowned Litigation Team Joining Cadwalader from Boies Schiller

December 02, 2020

Led by Nicholas Gravante, this team of fellow Boies Schiller partners – including Philip Iovieno, Karen Dyer and Lawrence Brandman – will further establish Cadwalader as a destination litigation practice.

Related Attorney(s): Jason Halper, Patrick Quinn, Lawrence Brandman, Nicholas Gravante, Philip Iovieno
Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Global Litigation
Related Office(s): New York, Washington
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Cadwalader’s Simon Walsh Presents on Global Class Actions Symposium 2020 Panel on ‘Class Action for Breach of Data Protection’

December 01, 2020

Simon Walsh, special counsel in Cadwalader’s Global Litigation Group, featured on a panel discussing class actions for breaches of data protection rights as part of the “Global Class Actions Symposium 2020.” The event, held virtually this year, brought together leading practitioners and academics in the area of collective redress from across the globe.

Related Attorney(s): Simon Walsh
Related Practice(s): Class Action Defense, Global Litigation
Related Office(s): London
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Jodi Avergun Named an International Trade & Sanctions 2020 Distinguished Adviser by Financier Worldwide

November 30, 2020

Cadwalader White Collar Defense and Investigations chair and partner Jodi Avergun has been named an International Trade & Sanctions 2020 “Distinguished Adviser” by Financier Worldwide in its recently-released “Power Players” special supplement.

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy, Economic Sanctions, FCPA Enforcement and Compliance, False Claims Act and Health Care Fraud, Global Litigation, National Security, Pharmaceutical Regulation and Compliance, Securities Enforcement, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): Washington
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Cadwalader SPAC Team Shortlisted for Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Award

November 30, 2020

Cadwalader has been shortlisted by the Financial Times for its innovative work on the $4 billion initial public offering of Pershing Square Tontine Holdings, Ltd. (“PSTH”), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), in the “The practice of law - Finance: unlocking capital” category of the publication’s forthcoming FT Innovative Lawyers 2020 North America Awards and Report.

Related Attorney(s): Stephen Fraidin, Gregory Patti, Niral Shah, Erica Hogan, Matthew Seitz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
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Cadwalader Attorneys Recognized as 2020 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

November 25, 2020

Cadwalader has once again been recognized in the New York Metro Edition of Super Lawyers.

Related Attorney(s): Fredric Altschuler, Richard Brand, Christopher Cox, Michael Gambro, Jason Halper, Steven Herman, Sean O'Shea, Patrick Quinn, Lary Stromfeld, Linda Swartz, Gillian Burns, Thomas Curtin, Michelle Gellman, Jaclyn Hall, Matthew Seitz, Casey Servais, Christian Larson
Related Practice(s): Bank Regulation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate Finance, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, Tax, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader’s Sophie Cuthbertson Delivers Opening Remarks as Chairperson of PLI’s 'New Developments in Securitization 2020' Event

November 20, 2020

Cadwalader partner Sophie Cuthbertson kicked off the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) “New Developments in Securitization 2020” live webcast event earlier this month with opening remarks. Speaking to an audience of structured finance industry professionals, Cuthbertson previewed program highlights, which included a market overview of various structured securities classes, related legal and regulatory developments and the effects of COVID-19 on the sector. 

Related Attorney(s): Sophie Cuthbertson, Gregg Jubin
Related Practice(s): CLOs, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
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Cadwalader UK White Collar and Litigation Teams Earn Industry Recognition

November 19, 2020

Cadwalader’s London-based White Collar Defense & Investigations and Litigation teams have been recognized in the 2021 editions of two leading UK legal directories and acknowledged in the GIR 100 2020.

Related Attorney(s): Melis Acuner, Mark Beardsworth, Charlotte Glaser, Duncan Grieve, Kevin Roberts, Simon Walsh
Related Practice(s): Cybersecurity and Data Privacy, Global Litigation, International Dispute Resolution, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Advises Population Health Investment Co. on $150 Million IPO

November 18, 2020

Cadwalader is advising Population Health Investment Co., Inc. (Nasdaq: PHICU) on its $150 million initial public offering of 15,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The offering was priced on November 17 and is expected to close November 20.  

Related Attorney(s): Gregory Patti, Erica Hogan, Matthew Seitz
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), Tax
Related Office(s): New York
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Dorothy Auth Named a 2020 Intellectual Property Trailblazer by The National Law Journal

November 09, 2020

Cadwalader Intellectual Property Group chair and partner Dr. Dorothy Auth has been named to the annual list of Intellectual Property Trailblazers published by The National Law Journal in its November 2020 special supplement. The series recognizes legal professionals who “have moved the needle” in the industry.

Related Attorney(s): Dorothy Auth Ph.D.
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, IP Due Diligence, ITC Litigation, Intellectual Property, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution
Related Office(s): New York
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Cadwalader Named Securitization and Structured Finance Law Firm of the Year in 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’ Rankings

November 05, 2020

Cadwalader was named “Law Firm of the Year” in Securitization and Structured Finance Law in the 2021 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.”

Related Practice(s): Antitrust, Bankruptcy Litigation, Corporate, Derivatives & Structured Products, Estate Planning & Administration, Global Litigation, Intellectual Property, Investment Funds, Patent & Trade Secret Litigation, Patent Preparation & Prosecution, 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’s John Moehringer Speaks on IP and Data Rights at Brooklyn Law School Virtual Event

November 02, 2020

Cadwalader Intellectual Property Group partner John Moehringer spoke as part of a broad panel discussion on IP and data rights at an event hosted last week at Brooklyn Law School.

Related Attorney(s): John Moehringer
Related Practice(s): Global Litigation, 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 Advises Lenders on 120 Wall Street CMBS Loan

October 30, 2020

Cadwalader advised Wells Fargo, JP Morgan Chase and Citigroup on a $165 million commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) loan to refinance Silverstein Properties’ office building at 120 Wall Street in Manhattan. The transaction was reported in The Commercial Observer.

Related Attorney(s): Holly Chamberlain, Christopher Dickson
Related Practice(s): Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities, Real Estate, Securitization & Asset Based Finance
Related Office(s): Charlotte
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Linda Swartz Receives ALM Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’

October 29, 2020

Cadwalader tax chair Linda Swartz received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” yesterday as part of Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards 2020.

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 Recognized Among Leading Law Firms in The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2021

October 27, 2020

Cadwalader has been recognized across a broad range of practice areas in the 2021 edition of The Legal 500 United Kingdom.

Related Attorney(s): Melis Acuner, Mark Beardsworth, Adam Blakemore, Suzanne Bell, Robert Cannon, Hugo Chan, Alexander Collins, Matthew Duncan, Duncan Grieve, Duncan Hubbard, Samantha Hutchinson, Sabah Nawaz, Richard Nevins, Nathan Parker, Gregory Petrick, Claire Puddicombe, David Quirolo, Catherine Richardson, Kevin Roberts, Nick Shiren, Daniel Tobias, Simon Walsh
Related Practice(s): Corporate, Corporate Taxation, Derivatives & Structured Products, Fund Finance, Global Litigation, International Dispute Resolution, Securitization & Asset Based Finance, White Collar Defense and Investigations
Related Office(s): London
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Cadwalader Named Among GIR 100, Annual Guide to World’s Leading Cross-Border Investigations Practices

October 27, 2020

Cadwalader was once again named to the GIR 100, Global Investigation Review’s annual guide to the world’s leading cross-border investigations practices. The selected firms represent those that are best suited to handle sophisticated cross-border government-led and internal investigations and related settlement negotiations or prosecutions of corporates and individuals.

Related Attorney(s): Jodi Avergun, Anne Tompkins, Todd Blanche, Sean O'Shea, Douglas Gansler, Mark Beardsworth, Kevin Roberts, Melis Acuner, Duncan Grieve
Related Practice(s): Anti-Money Laundering Investigations and Compliance, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy, Economic Sanctions, FCPA Enforcement and Compliance, False Claims Act and Health Care Fraud, Global Litigation, National Security, Pharmaceutical Regulation and Compliance, Securities Enforcement, White Collar Defense and Investigations