ROBERT KREITMAN, co-leader of the firm’s global Tax group, focuses on the structured finance, securitization and financial products areas. He also specializes in investment fund transactional matters. Robert’s principal areas of experience include residential and commercial mortgage-backed securitization, asset-backed securitization, structured finance and capital markets, including CLO and CRE CLO transactions, the structuring of funds for corporate and real estate loan origination, the structuring of REO-to-rental financings, servicer advance financings, debt repackagings, securitization of non-performing and re-performing loans, catastrophe bonds, insurance-linked securities, distressed asset funds, structured notes, credit-default swaps and synthetic securitizations.
Robert has been recognized for his work in the Tax practice by various publications, including Chambers and Partners, where “sources describe [him] as a ‘first-rate tax professional.’ He is specifically noted for being responsive and ‘very thoughtful and careful.’” Clients also describe him as someone who “knows the market, knows the tax issues, and has a pragmatic but informed view of what’s needed.” The Legal 500, Tax Directors Handbook, The International Who’s Who of Corporate Tax Lawyers and Practical Law Company have also recognized Robert for his strong leadership with clients.
Admissions & Certifications
- New Jersey
- New York
- New York University School of Law, LL.M. in Taxation, 1988
- Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1985
- Yeshiva University, B.A., 1982