June 07, 2018
Cadwalader was recognized as CMBS Law Firm of the Year at GlobalCapital’s 2018 U.S. Securitization Awards event. Several of the firm’s clients also were honored, including Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and Wells Fargo.
GlobalCapital is a news and data service focused on the international capital markets. The awards recognize the best banks, issuers, investors, law firms and deals as chosen by clients and peers.
Cadwalader’s Capital Markets Group, featuring attorneys in New York, Charlotte and London, is widely recognized as the premier legal advisor in the commercial mortgage-backed securitization (CMBS) field. The integrated team of lawyers represents leading investment banks, issuers, funds and private equity sponsors in structuring and executing transactions across a broad array of securities products and asset classes, including asset-backed securities (ABS); CRE CLOs; debt, equity and municipal securitizations; fund finance; fintech; insurance-linked securities and warehouse lending.
Earlier this year, the firm was ranked number one legal advisor to issuers and underwriters of commercial MBS offerings in 2017 by Commercial Mortgage Alert, marking Cadwalader’s 18th consecutive year as leading issuer counsel.