Jake Lindsay 

Associate – London
T.+44 (0) 20 7170 8726
100 Bishopsgate
London EC2N 4AG, UK
United Kingdom V-CARD

Jake Lindsay is an associate in Cadwalader’s Capital Markets Group in London.

He regularly advises financial institutions and companies on structured finance transactions, with a particular focus on complex multijurisdictional structuring and securitisation transactions. He has a broad base of experience across numerous asset classes, including trade receivables, non-performing loans, residential mortgages, international shipping/logistics freight receivables and other innovative and esoteric investments (including reverse equity mortgages).

Jake has worked closely for and with clients whilst seconded to the London offices of various investment banks and consequently has a client-focused approach to managing transactions and providing straightforward legal advice.

He is admitted to practice in England and Wales.

  • Several trade receivables securitisations (acting on the company side), including as drafting counsel: (a) in respect of a EUR 240m facility (originators in England, France, Germany); and (b) in respect of a EUR 175m facility (originators in Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Italy).

  • Several trade receivables securitisations (acting on the bank/funding side) including: (a) as drafting counsel in respect of a EUR 200m securitisation (originators in England, France, Germany, Netherlands), (b) as counsel in respect of a global shipping receivables securitisation spanning numerous jurisdictions over North America, Europe and Asia; and (c) as drafting counsel in respect of a global agri-food facility.

  • Working in various capacities on securitisation and similar transactions across other asset classes including autos, credit cards, RMBS, etc.

  • Acting as drafting counsel for a U.S. financial institution's London branch in arranging its first two European mid-market facility transactions (one EUR 130m, one USD 300m) and separately as drafting counsel for another global financial institution's EUR 500m mid-market European facility.

  • Acting as drafting and as review counsel for various structured fintech products/ transactions.



Jake Lindsay 


  • England & Wales


  • McGill University
  • University of Leicester, School of Law
  • BPP Law School