Matthew P. Pawling 

Special Counsel – Charlotte
T.+1 704 348 5329
650 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202 V-CARD

Matthew Pawling is a special counsel in the Capital Markets Group, resident in Cadwalader's Charlotte office. His practice is concentrated in the area of structured finance, with an emphasis on representing issuers, underwriters and mortgage loan sellers in public and private commercial mortgage-backed securitization transactions.

He also has experience representing servicers of performing and distressed CMBS loans in a wide range of matters, including loan work-outs and restructurings. In addition, he has advised bank swap desks entering into interest rate and currency derivative transactions in connection with syndicated credit facilities.

Matt was included in the 2023 edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for Securities / Capital Markets Law.

Matt received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and his B.S. in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Finance, from the University of Southern California. He is admitted to practice in New York and North Carolina.

Matthew P. Pawling 


  • New York
  • North Carolina


  • University of Southern California
  • Brooklyn Law School