“They do cutting-edge financial product work and have good technicians in the area.” - Chambers USA
A significant portion of Cadwalader's tax practice includes advising the Firm's prominent financial services clients, including commercial and investment banks, insurance companies, funds, thrifts and financial intermediaries, regarding the structuring, documentation and execution of complex, tax-advantaged transactions and products in both the U.S. and abroad as well as helping them to address the tax ramifications of alternative strategies in distressed situations.
Since our groundbreaking work with the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service in developing the regime for taxing asset-backed securities, Cadwalader has been the leader in structuring sophisticated securitization vehicles. Our tax attorneys have had leading roles in virtually every type of mortgage-backed and asset-backed securitization in the market. They also have extensive experience with other cutting edge capital markets products, including CDOs and other complex financial products, derivatives and specialized financing and investment vehicles.