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Mitchell Dupler

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Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton


Mr. Dupler's practice focuses on corporate and financial matters and government regulation, ranging from structured financings to securities and banking regulatory matters.


Mr. Dupler joined the firm in 1979 and became a partner in 1989. From 1982 to 1984, he was resident in the London office.


Mr. Dupler is a member of The District of Columbia Bar.


Mr. Dupler received a J.D. degree from Harvard Law School in 1979 and an undergraduate degree from Harvard College in 1976.

United States: Finance

Structured finance: securitization

Within: Structured finance: securitization

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton's Washington DC-based team is recognized for its 'sharp attention to detail' and its 'quick turnaround', which have contributed to it winning 'an extensive pipeline of transactions that give it exposure to the most up-to-date market standards and practices'. The team is well known for advising its extensive bank-side client base on a range of ABS and MBS, and has been among the most active arranger's counsels in the CLO market. In a standout highlight, highly recommended department head Michael Mazzuchi advised Bank of America on the creation of an asset-based lending platform to offer leveraged credit to hedge funds and other loan investors. Another key figure is Mitchell Dupler, who acted for underwriters such as Amherst Pierpoint, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley in approximately $65bn of agency mortgage-backed securities offerings in the first six months of 2018. Recently promoted counsel Macey Levington assisted arrangers, including Citigroup Global Markets, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and Nomura with a litany of CLO deals in 2018, though the CLO practice took a hit with the retirement of Joyce McCarty, and the departure of Paul St Lawrence, who joined Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP in early 2019.

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