About Cadwalader

At Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, we put over 225 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. Find out what makes us different.


Cadwalader's clients include many of the world's leading financial institutions, corporations, health care and charitable organizations, government agencies, and private individuals. Cadwalader attorneys work closely with them to solve the complex legal and business problems posed by today's global marketplace.
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Diversity & Inclusion

The Cadwalader Center for Diversity & Inclusion (CCDI) serves as a central resource for the Firm's diversity programs, initiatives and policies and aims to enhance gender, racial/ethnic, and LGBT diversity and inclusion within the Firm to create an unrivalled environment that attracts, retains and promotes the best and brightest talent available to serve the Firm's clients.
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Cadwalader's business strategy takes into account the environmental impact of our business practices. We have undertaken numerous broad-based initiatives to become more environmentally conscious in all of our locations and in all of our functional areas, including facilities, dining services, and information technology, and examine and rework our practices in cooperation with our vendors, clients, and neighbors.
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Cadwalader's long-standing tradition of providing our clients with unparalleled service and legal expertise began with the firm's founding in 1792. As one of the nation's oldest law firms (and the oldest continuing Wall Street law practice in the United States), our growth and development often paralleled the major economic, social, and political events that have shaped our nation and the world.
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Pro Bono and Public Service

Cadwalader is committed to using the resources of the firm to make a difference in our communities and in the lives of people who could not otherwise afford legal representation. This commitment, in all of our locations, is evidenced by the wide variety of pro bono and community service projects undertaken by our attorneys.
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March 26-27: 5th Annual Residential Mortgage Servicing Rights Conference

Partner Chris Gavin will speak on a panel addressing "Securitization & Cash Execution."

Cadwalader's research and intelligence platform provides analysis on changes in U.S. financial regulation. Subscribers receive a daily newsletter interpreting new laws, rules and enforcement actions that impact financial institutions.