Cadwalader Expands Global Litigation Group in New York with Cybersecurity and Financial Crime Specialist Joseph Facciponti
Facciponti, a former Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York, will represent clients in white collar investigations and civil litigation.
Cadwalader Represents Community Bank System, Inc. in its Definitive Agreement to Acquire Merchants Bancshares, Inc.
The cash and stock transaction is valued at approximately $304 million.
Halper will help shape Cadwalader’s litigation strategy, the department’s growth and client relationships.
The firm was honored across multiple categories of legal innovation in this year’s Financial Times (FT) Innovative Lawyer Awards in Europe.
The firm successfully represented American General Life Insurance Company, an AIG company, in a dispute between senior noteholders over the proceeds of a distressed CDO, Northlake CDO I, Ltd.
Cadwalader and Bremond & Associés, a leading French restructuring law firm, have formed a joint strategic alliance to pursue restructuring opportunities in the French market.
Richard Brand has been named Co-Chair of the firm’s Corporate Group and Yushan Ng has been named Co-Chair of the Financial Restructuring Group.
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association’s new Protocol will help market participants comply with upcoming changes to variation margin requirements.