Cadwalader Recognized Among Leading Law Firms in The Legal 500 United States 2020

June 12, 2020

Cadwalader has been recognized across a broad range of practice areas in the 2020 edition of The Legal 500 United States.

The firm is nationally ranked in the following categories:

  • Alternative/Hedge Funds
  • Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense: Advice to Corporations
  • Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense: Advice to Individuals
  • Derivatives and Structured Products
  • Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Retirement Plans: Transactional
  • Financial Services Regulation
  • M&A: Middle Market ($500 Million - $999 Million)
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring/Bankruptcy: Corporate
  • Restructuring/Bankruptcy: Municipal
  • Securities Litigation – Defense
  • Securitization
  • Shareholder Activism: Advice to Shareholders
  • Tax - Financial Products
  • Tax - International
  • Tax - U.S. Taxes: Non-Contentious
  • Transport: Shipping - Finance

The Legal 500 named the following Cadwalader lawyers to its Hall of Fame, which honors individuals who receive consistent praise from clients and are at the pinnacle of the profession:

  • Ray Shirazi, Derivatives and Structured Products; Securitization
  • Lary Stromfeld, Restructuring/Bankruptcy: Municipal; Derivatives and Structured Products; Securitization
  • Linda Swartz, U.S. Taxes: Non-Contentious
  • Neil Weidner, Derivatives and Structured Products; Securitization

In addition, the following Cadwalader lawyers are recognized as Leading Individuals, Next Generation Partners, Rising Stars and Key Lawyers:

Leading Individuals

  • Richard Brand, Shareholder Activism: Advice to Shareholders
  • Scott Cammarn, Financial Services Regulation
  • Brian Foster, Derivatives and Structured Products
  • Michael Gambro, Securitization
  • Ivan Loncar, Derivatives and Structured Products; Restructuring/Bankruptcy
  • Vivian Maese, Fintech

Next Generation Partners

  • Nathan Bull, Securities Litigation - Defense
  • Dorothy Mehta, Alternative/Hedge Funds
  • Jason Schwartz, Tax

Rising Stars

  • Michelle Abad, Securitization
  • Casey Servais, Restructuring/Bankruptcy

Key Lawyers

  • Joshua Apfelroth, Transport: Shipping - Finance
  • Todd Blanche, Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Holly Chamberlain, Real Estate
  • Stephen Fraidin, M&A: Middle Market; Shareholder Activism: Advice to Shareholders
  • Douglas Gansler, Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Gregg Jubin, Securitization
  • Matthew Lefkowitz, Alternative/Hedge Funds
  • Steven Lofchie, Financial Services Regulation
  • Bonnie Neuman, Real Estate
  • Nihal Patel, Derivatives and Structured Products; Financial Services Regulation
  • Gregory Petrick, Transport: Shipping - Finance
  • Ira Schacter, Securitization
  • Gary Silverstein, Tax
  • Anne Tompkins, Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Jonathan Watkins, Securities Litigation - Defense

View Cadwalader’s rankings on The Legal 500 website.

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