O'Connell, Edward J. - New York, NY

222 East 41st StreetNew York, NY 10017- 6702

Updated: 01/07/2014

New York Banking & Finance Lawyer

Overview

Ed O'Connell has an extensive practice in the structured finance and derivatives area, concentrating particularly in collateralized debt obligations, both cash and synthetic. He is experienced in the representation of issuers, underwriters, servicers, investors, credit enhancers, trustees, and rating agencies in connection with asset-backed and mortgage-backed securities. Most recently, he has been actively involved in restructurings of entities engaged in structured finance as well as...

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