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Ryan Suda

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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Work Department

Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Ryan advises financial institutions, asset managers, private equity funds and hedge funds in structured finance transactions and other complex financings, often in a cross border context. He focuses in particular on securitizations of institutional leveraged loans, known as collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), which provide funding to the corporate credit market. In addition to CLOs, Ryan advises clients on regulatory issues in relation to securities laws and the Volcker Rule and has experience in derivatives, leveraged finance, secured and unsecured credit facilities, private placements, asset finance and acquisition finance. Ryan is admitted to practice in New York.

Languages

English, German, Spanish

Education

Ryan received his JD magna cum laude from New York University School of Law in 2005, Order of the Coif, McKay Scholar, Article & Note Editor: Journal of International Law and Politics.


United States: Finance

Structured finance

Within: Next generation lawyers

Ryan Suda - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Within: Structured finance

Deeply informed and highly pragmatic’, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP handles the gamut of structured finance transactions and also provides regulatory advice regarding EMIR and Dodd-Frank. In 2016, the team was active in the CLO market and also handled securitizations involving some particularly novel asset classes. The ‘strongly recommendedJerome Ranawake advised Isramco and a wholly owned SPV, Tamar Royalties, on the securitization of royalty interests in the Tamar gas field in Israel. The three-partner team serves as external counsel to Citigroup in relation to its CLO work, and newly promoted partner Ryan Suda advised Citigroup Global Markets as initial purchaser and also acted as deal counsel in a $401.5m CLO transaction managed by Guggenheim Partners Investment Management. Focusing on cross-border transactions and regulatory compliance, Brian Rance heads the department and has also been involved in a number of CLO transactions for Citigroup. Other key clients include Inter-American Development Bank, Deutsche Bank, Scotia Bank and Société Générale.

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