Richard Reilly has a broad securities practice with an emphasis on structured finance, securitization and investment fund formation in the United States and Europe.

Richard has over fifteen years of experience acting as deal counsel and collateral manager counsel on U.S. and European CLOs. His experience includes structuring CLOs and securitizations to comply with U.S. and European regulatory requirements including those imposed by the Dodd-Frank Act in the United States and the EU Capital Requirements Directive in Europe. In addition, he has substantial experience representing large asset managers in the formation of private investment funds for the purpose of raising money to invest in structured credit products and distressed assets. In addition, Richard has been involved in several sales and acquisitions of CLO and credit fund platforms.

In the asset securitization area, Richard has represented issuers, arrangers, credit enhancement providers and servicers in a broad range of asset classes including solar, market-based lending, CMBS, RMBS, credit cards, trade receivables and asset-backed commercial paper.

Richard also has extensive experience in the tax-exempt and taxable financing of municipal infrastructure and transportation projects as well as health care and higher education facilities. His experience in this area was in the capacity as an investment banker as well as a lawyer.

In addition, Richard serves as outside general counsel for an early stage business focused on consumer electronics.