Cadwalader Recognized by 2015 Chambers Global Guide

March 12, 2015

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has been named among the leaders in business law in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, with 31 attorneys and nine practice groups recognized. 

The firm’s top global, U.K. and U.S. practices include:

  • Capital Markets: Derivatives: U.S. (Band 1 ranking)
  • Capital Markets: Securitisation: Global (Band 3 ranking)
  • Capital Markets: Securitisation & Structured Products: U.S. (Band 2 ranking)
  • Capital Markets: Structured Finance & Derivatives: Global (Band 3 ranking)
  • Capital Markets: Securitisation: U.K. (Band 3 ranking)
  • Competition/European Law/Antitrust: Belgium (Recognised Firm)
  • International Private Client: Global (Band 4 ranking)
  • Restructuring/Insolvency: U.K. (Band 5 ranking)
  • Tax: Corporate & Finance: U.S. (Band 4 ranking)

Individually, 31 Cadwalader lawyers are ranked as prominent practitioners in their fields, including eight who are placed in the top band in their areas of expertise, the upper echelon in the Chambers rankings.

First-tier practitioners include:

  • Michael S. Gambro – Capital Markets: Securitisation
  • Anna H. Glick – Capital Markets: Securitisation
  • Robert Lawrence III – International Private Client
  • Richard M. Schetman – Capital Markets: Securitisation
  • Lary Stromfeld – Capital Markets: Derivatives

The following Cadwalader attorneys are also featured in the Chambers Global rankings:

  • Adam F. Blakemore – Tax
  • Mark C. Ellenberg – Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Brian Foster – Capital Markets: Derivatives
  • Stuart N. Goldstein – Capital Markets: Securitisation
  • Christopher A. Hughes – Intellectual Property: Patent
  • Ivan Loncar – Capital Markets: Derivatives
  • Gregory Petrick – Restructuring/Insolvency
  • Patrick T. Quinn – Capital Markets: Securitisation
  • David Quirolo – Capital Markets: Structured Finance & Derivatives
  • Ira J. Schacter – Capital Markets: Securitisation

Chambers Global ranks leading law firms and lawyers worldwide by carrying out thousands of interviews with lawyers and  clients. The rankings are based on such criteria as legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, diligence and commitment to the client.  Inclusion in the guide is based solely on the research.