Michael Gambro is co-chair of Cadwalader's Capital Markets Group and a member of the firm’s Management Committee. Michael concentrates his practice primarily on commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS), and has been involved with the financing, trading and securitization of many other asset classes, including forward and reverse residential mortgage loans, manufactured housing, life insurance policyholder loans and tax liens, among others.
Michael has long been at the forefront of regulatory developments affecting key segments of the industry, and is regularly involved in discussions with policymakers and regulators concerning issues that impact markets.
Michael is consistently recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers USA (Band 1), Chambers Global, The Legal 500, IFLR 1000, The Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers.
Michael received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and his B.S. from Tufts University, where he graduated summa cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. Michael is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey and California (inactive).