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Areas of Practice

Distressed Investments

Our firm offers transactional, consulting and litigation services related to all aspects of distressed investments for individuals, insurers, investors, investment advisors, and investment management firms of all sizes. We currently represent funds with collectively over $100 billion in assets under management (AUM), as well as individual investors and family offices, providing a variety of services, including:

  • Residential and Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities Claims
  • Mortgage Repurchase or Putback Litigation
  • Market Manipulation Claims
  • Portfolio and Litigation Claim Analysis
  • Direction and Indemnity Agreements
  • Distribution, Write-Up and Waterfall Analysis
  • Settlement Objection and Trust Instruction Proceedings
  • Monoline, Mortgage and Bond Insurance Claims
  • Forensic Loan File and Servicing Reviews
  • Trustee Breach Claims
  • Recovery Assessments
  • Bank Settlements
  • Special Situations

Distressed Investments Attorneys

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E. Page Allinson

Page Allinson's practice focuses on general and complex commercial litigation and Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities litigation.
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Isaac M. Gradman

Mr. Gradman is one of the country's leading experts in mortgage-backed securities litigation and other legal issues stemming from the mortgage crisis. He provides services to clients in litigation, mortgage finance & structured products and business law.
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Kristin A. Mattiske-Nicholls

Kristin Mattiske-Nicholls' practice focuses on general commercial and complex litigation and Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities litigation, and she is available to defend individuals subject to banking supervisory/enforcement actions (Federal Reserve, FINRA, FDIC, SEC).