Lech Kalembka

Special Counsel
New York,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone212 504 6918

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Practice Areas

  • Commercial Finance
  • Mortgage Banking & Whole Loan Trading
Contact InfoTelephone: 212 504 6918
Fax: 212 504 6666
University University of Pennsylvania, B.A., magna cum laude, 1983
Law SchoolHarvard University, J.D., cum laude, 1988
Admitted1989, New York

Lech Kalembka has been special counsel at Cadwalader since 1997, specializing in the UCC, electronic commerce and opinion practice. His responsibilities include drafting and supervising the preparation of legal opinions, disclosure, security and control agreements and memoranda of law, and training junior attorneys in the UCC and opinion areas. Although Lech is formally assigned to the Capital Markets Department, he has worked at one time or another with all of the firm's practice departments, and regularly advises major clients such as Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and BNPP.

Lech has worked on a wide variety of matters, including financial asset warehouse and securitization transactions, secured and unsecured lending, collateralized bond and loan obligations, securities lending, repurchase agreements, consignments, and foreclosures. He has also published numerous articles in publications such as the New York Law Journal, The Banking Law Journal and the UCC Bulletin.

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News Releases

Cadwalader Retains Top Spot in Commercial MBS Representations Jan 30, 2015

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Cadwalader Retains Top Spot in Commercial MBS Representations Jan 23, 2015


Cadwalader Retains Top Spot in Commercial MBS Representations Jan 30, 2015


Clients & Friends Memos

New York Enacts Revisions to the UCC Dec 29, 2014


Prepping for the 2010 Amendments to Article 9 of the UCC Oct 12, 2011


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New York Enacts Revisions to the UCC
Steven N. Cohen,Lech Kalembka,Bryon Mulligan, March 12, 2015
As many readers are aware, substantial revisions to Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code (the “UCC”) became effective in all 50 states and the District of Columbia in 2001 or shortly thereafter.
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Lech Kalembka

New YorkNY 10281-0006


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