May 26, 2020

Neil J. Weidner

Neil Weidner’s practice is concentrated in the areas of securitization, structured finance, and derivative financial products. Neil represents underwriters, issuers, institutional investors, collateral managers, and sponsors in a wide range of matters involving the securitization or re-packaging of traditional and non-traditional assets. Neil has extensive experience using “cash flow,” “market value,” and hybrid structures, and is recognized as a leading practitioners in the CLO 2.0 market.

In addition, Neil represents issuers, sponsors, derivatives dealers, and end-users in a broad range of matters, including structured swaps, total return instruments, credit derivatives and investment contracts, and other types of structured products.

Neil is a frequent commentator on industry issues, and has been recognized for excellence in “Structured Finance” by the elite “Leading Lawyers” list of the Legal 500 US and as a leading lawyer in securitization by Chambers USA. He has authored or co-authored numerous comment letters, articles, and memoranda on regulatory and securities law matters, including the Dodd-Frank Act and the Volcker Rule.  In addition, Neil provided testimony before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises.  The hearing, entitled “The Dodd-Frank Act’s Impact on the Asset-Backed Securities,” focused on the impact of aspects of the Dodd-Frank Act, including the Volcker Rule, on CLOs.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Neil J. Weidner



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