Structured Finance Top-Notch Team

Structured Finance

With the largest structured finance team in Delaware, Richards, Layton & Finger is a leader in structured finance and securitization transactions. Through a team of lawyers within multiple departments in the firm, we are positioned to provide an integrated approach to representing our clients in structured finance and securitization transactions, including:

  • the formation of special purpose limited liability companies and statutory trusts
  • the representation of trustees, custodians, paying agents, transfer agents and master servicers
  • the delivery of legal opinions,, including corporate opinions, alternative entity opinions, uniform commercial code opinions, true sale opinions, non-consolidation opinions, and related Delaware tax opinions

The integrated structured finance team has worked on thousands of transactions representing:

  • issuers and sponsors
  • investment banks
  • hedge funds and private equity funds
  • insurance companies
  • banks

Our renowned team has experience in every type of structured finance transaction and asset class including:

  • asset-backed securities, including securites backed by automobile loans, automobile leases, credit cards, consumer loans, equipment leases, and rental car fleets
  • residential mortgage-backed securities
  • commercial mortgage-backed securities
  • collateralized loan obligations
  • royalty payments
  • student loans
  • whole business securitization