In the most recent Asset-Backed Alert, Sidley was rated as the top Underwriter Counsel for ABS/MBS for the first six months of the year. The firm did 50 deals (up from 34 for the comparable period in 2017) aggregating over $34 billion (up from $21 billion for the comparable period last year). In addition, Sidley placed fourth on the issuer side of deals for the same period. These deals included various types of ABS/MBS deals.
Sidley also excelled on CMBS work for the first six months of the year. The firm was rated top Underwriter Counsel for CMBS with 31 deals, up from 19 for the comparable period in 2017 (aggregating over $21 billion, up from $15 billion). In addition, Sidley placed second on the issuer side.