Y. Jeffrey Rotblat

Phone212 504 6401

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Practice Areas

  • CLOs
  • Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Finance
  • Distressed Structured Products
  • Municipal Securitization
  • Securitization & Asset Based Finance
  • Structured Products
Contact InfoTelephone: 212 504 6401
Fax: 212 504 6666
University Yeshiva University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1990
Law SchoolUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1993
Admitted1994, New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Y. Jeffrey Rotblat is a partner in the Capital Markets Group, resident in Cadwalader's New York office. His practice is concentrated in the areas of structured finance, commercial real estate securities, and federal securities laws.

Jeffrey practices primarily in commercial real estate securities representing major Wall Street investment banks and financial institutions in their roles as issuers, loan sellers, underwriters and placement agents in both public and private offerings of mortgage-backed securities and other structured finance products. He also represents investment banks, specialty finance companies and investment funds structuring and negotiating mortgage loan trades, mortgage loan participations, subordinate loans and asset-backed securities. He also represents special servicers and specialty finance funds in work-outs and restructurings of non-performing commercial mortgage loans in CMBS and CRE CDO transactions.

An active participant in CMBS industry trade organizations, Jeffrey often participates in panel presentations at industry conferences. He has been active on behalf of various CMBS industry trade groups in their communications with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission regarding their recent proposed legislation affecting the ABS industry.

Jeffrey is a contributing author of “Mortgage and Asset Backed Securities Litigation Handbook, ” Thomson/West, April 2008.

He received his B.A., summa cum laude, from Yeshiva University and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in the State of New York.

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News Releases

Cadwalader Makes Headway in CLO Rankings, Taking Top Spot Among Underwriter Counsel

Aug 21, 2015

Recent Press

Cadwalader Retains Top Spot in Commercial MBS Representations

Jan 23, 2015


Cadwalader Makes Headway in CLO Rankings, Taking Top Spot Among Underwriter Counsel

Aug 21, 2015


Clients & Friends Memos

Final Credit Risk Retention Requirements for Asset-Backed Securities Transactions

Oct 30, 2014


CRE Financial Council January 2014 Conference

Jan 13, 2014

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Y. Jeffrey Rotblat

New YorkNY 10281-0006


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