Knepley concentrates their corporate and securities law practice on commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transactions and other securitizations. Knepley frequently represents issuers and underwriters in connection with CMBS securitizations, including agency and private label transactions. They have securitized CMBS loans secured by a variety of asset types, including multifamily, office, retail, hotel, industrial and assisted living facility properties. Knepley has experience with securitizations involving hybrid ARM mortgage loans, mezzanine loans and subordinate lien mortgage loans. In addition, they assist asset-backed securities issuers with regulatory compliance matters, including Rule 15Ga-1 compliance.
Knepley received their J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, and their B.A., with distinction, in History of Art from the University of Michigan. They are admitted to practice in the State of New York.
*Their attorney registration number is 4696746.