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    At Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, we put over 200 years of legal experience and innovation to work for you today. As one of the world's most prominent financial services law firms, we have long-standing client relationships with premier financial institutions, Fortune 500 companies and other leading corporations, government entities, charitable and health care organizations, and individual private clients. We have earned a reputation for crafting innovative business and financial solutions and developing precedent-setting legal strategies to achieve our clients' goals. The result is simple: We stand out from our competition because we help you stand out from yours.
    HQNew York, US
    Employee Ratings3.1

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    Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)961

    Cadwalader Office Locations

    Cadwalader has offices in New York, Washington, Houston, Charlotte and in 4 other locations
    New York, US (HQ)
    One World Financial Center
    Charlotte, US
    Carillon Tower, 227 W Trade St
    Houston, US
    500 Dallas St #2800
    Washington, US
    700 6th St NW
    Bruxelles, BE
    22 Avenue d'Auderghem
    Beijing, CN
    2301 China Central Place Tower 2, No. 79 Jianguo Road
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    Cadwalader Advises ARRC on Recommended LIBOR Fallback Language for Floating Rate Notes and Syndicated Loans

    Cadwalader advised the Federal Reserve's Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) in the drafting of recommended contractual fallback language for U.S. dollar LIBOR denominated floating rate notes and syndicated more

    New Version of Cadwalader Cabinet Reinforces Position as Leading Information Platform on U.S. Financial Regulation

    NEW YORK, June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cadwalader Cabinet, a critically acclaimed research and intelligence platform that provides analysis of U.S. financial regulation, today announced the release of a new version of its subscription service. With the new version, the Cabinet...

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    The Same, Only Better: Eighth Circuit Affirms Peabody Chapter 11 Plan Backstopped Rights Offering Despite Alleged Disparate Creditor Treatment Under Peabody Plan

    On August 9, 2019, in a unanimous decision (written by a former bankruptcy judge), the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the confirmation of the Peabody Energy Chapter 11 plan (“Plan”) with a prominent backstopped rights offering component.

    Delaware Court of Chancery Confirms Market-Based Factors Constitute the Best Indicators of Fair Value

    Three recent Delaware Court of Chancery appraisal decisions offer a wealth of guidance not only regarding the determination of a merger partner’s fair value, but also regarding elements that potentially undermine a quality sale process and strategic considerations for litigating valuation and sale p…

    Illinois Judge Holds That Courts Cannot Rule Retroactively on Validity of State Debt

    On August 29, 2019, an Illinois court denied a petition by a political activist and a hedge fund seeking leave to file a lawsuit claiming that approximately $16 billion of Illinois’s general obligation bonds were issued in violation of the state constitution.

    Volcker 2.0

    On August 20, 2019, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”) adopted final regulations (the “Amended Final Regulations”) revamping the regulations implementing the Volcker Rule, a centerpiece of the Dodd-Frank Act.

    CFIUS Unbound: Foreign Investor Deals Continue to Draw Intense National Security Scrutiny

    The national security implications of corporate deals involving foreign investors continues to be a headline-grabbing topic, now more than ever as the United States engages in heated trade negotiations with China amidst allegations of industrial espionage and theft of intellectual property.

    State Attorneys General Jolt Antitrust Enforcement – Cadwalader Expands A.G. Practice

    Over the past year, State Attorneys General have stepped into what they describe as a void of antitrust enforcement at the federal level.  AGs have commenced investigations and brought antitrust actions across industry segments, including financial services, healthcare, telecommunications, technolog…
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    Cadwalader Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Cadwalader founded?

      Cadwalader was founded in 1792.

    • How many employees does Cadwalader have?

      Cadwalader has 961 employees.

    • Who are Cadwalader competitors?

      Competitors of Cadwalader include Garrigues, Willkie Farr & Gallagher and Fried Frank.

    • Where is Cadwalader headquarters?

      Cadwalader headquarters is located at One World Financial Center, New York.

    • Where are Cadwalader offices?

      Cadwalader has offices in New York, Washington, Houston, Charlotte and in 4 other locations.

    • How many offices does Cadwalader have?

      Cadwalader has 8 offices.