Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft hired Joseph Beach for its Charlotte office as special counsel in the capital markets department. His practice will focus on loan finance and securitization.
Beach represents major investment banks, financial institutions, asset managers, commercial paper conduits and fund managers in secured financings and ABS. His background is mainly focused on ABCP and securitization. He specializes in broadly syndicated loan securitizations and middle market loan warehouse financing and securitizations. The new hire also has experience financing structured settlements and lease receivables.
"Joe's considerable experience in middle market loan sectors and in CLO transactions deepens our bench and continues to strengthen our practice as the securitization markets rebound. He is an outstanding lawyer and a great addition to our Firm," said Michael Gambro, co-chairman of Cadwalader's capital markets practice.
"I am pleased to welcome Joe to our office in North Carolina," said Jim Carroll, managing partner of the Charlotte office."His hire reflects our commitment to identify great talent to respond to the concerns of our clients. We are delighted he has joined the firm."