Mayer Brown LLP

Capital Markets, Law Firms

About the Business

Mayer Brown LLP is a distinctively global law firm, uniquely positioned to advise the world’s leading companies and financial institutions on their most complex deals and disputes. With more than 150 structured finance lawyers in offices across the Americas, Asia and Europe, Mayer Brown has one of the largest structured finance practices in the world. Our cutting-edge practice has securitized virtually every asset class and is ranked top-tier in legal directories such as Chambers, The Legal 500 and IFLR.

Our mortgage-backed securities practice is comprehensive in scope. Our deep experience and resources have enabled us to be a leading law firm in this field, counseling our clients in every conceivable transaction involving the securitization, financing and sale of residential mortgage loans, residential REO properties, servicing rights, servicing advances, home equity option contracts, excess servicing fees and other related residential mortgage-related assets, including portfolio and other M&A platform transactions—and the regulatory challenges that participants face in such transactions. In the reverse mortgage space, we have extensive experience advising issuers, underwriters, originators, warehouse and repo lenders, loan purchasers and sellers, servicers, and securitization sponsors of reverse mortgage loans from both a transactional and regulatory perspective.