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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP

Work Department

Structured Transactions


Paul Matthews, a partner in the structured transactions practice at Morgan Lewis, works with clients to meet their specific risk-management, funding, regulatory capital, and investment-driven objectives. Paul also focuses on applying and integrating derivatives and derivatives technology in structured finance transactions. For more information, view Paul’s bio at


Education: University of Sheffield, England, 1993, BA, Hons; Inns of Court School of Law, 1993, Bar Vocational Course

Lawyer Rankings

London > Finance > Securitisation

(Leading individuals)

Paul MatthewsMorgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP

Working closely with its market-leading securitisation practice in the US, the London office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP includes both US- and dual-qualified lawyers who manage cross-border transactions for US and UK clients, as well as advising global clients issuing securities in the US. The firm frequently handles deals involving a diverse array of asset classes, with ABCP and trade receivables among the growing areas of interest. It also handles RMBS, residential portfolio sales, marketplace lending, credit cards, CLOs, auto and dealer floorplan financings, and commercial property/lease financings. It acts predominantly as arranger counsel, though it is also called upon by originators. ‘The practice is innovative, very responsive and has a “can do” attitude‘, clients note. Paul Matthews bring his extensive experience to bear on both traditional asset classes and innovative structures, notably in the fintech arena. Lisa Cargill represents financial institutions, funds, asset managers and corporates in a diverse range of securitisations and Theresa Kradjian‘s work includes UK RMBS, covered bonds, and both US and European ABCP. Counsel Karl Horvath, who joined in 2020 from Sidley Austin LLP, added experience in CLOs and CMBS.