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Lawyers in our Hartford office play a leading role in commercial real estate capital markets, focusing particularly on highly structured and securitized commercial real estate debt assets.

Our Hartford team also delivers practical commercial judgment to the financial services sector. We represent mutual funds, investment advisers, insurance companies, broker-dealers, transfer agents, banks and hedge funds.

The office has also played a key role in many of the firm’s highest-profile appellate cases.


Dechert provides wide-ranging services for complex financings and deal structuring. With a focus on sophisticated and efficient deal structuring and execution, we advise on corporate finance, leveraged finance, real estate finance, structured finance and securitization matters. Our global finance practice gives clients access to a responsive interdisciplinary, multi-jurisdictional team. Working together, we immediately react to the changing international landscape and increasing complexity facing finance transactions.

Financial Services and Investment Management

Dechert is a leading advisor to asset managers, investment funds and other financial services firms, representing most of the world’s largest asset managers, in addition to smaller and emerging managers. We are the only firm with lawyers in all of the leading investment fund jurisdictions in the European Union, as well as in numerous other financial hubs in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Our lawyers advise on fund formation across the full range of asset classes, management company issues, regulatory and compliance matters, fund and management company transactional matters, commodities and derivatives law, and financial institutions regulation.


Dechert lawyers routinely appear before the Supreme Court of the United States, the U.S. Courts of Appeals and state appellate courts. Clients see the benefit in the form of timely advice on appeal viability and in the preparation of briefs and oral arguments in court.

Our experienced lawyers are well-versed in the intricacies of appellate rules. Our U.S. team includes a former assistant solicitor general of the United States, a former assistant attorney general for the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Counsel, and a former chief of the Appellate Unit for the U.S. Attorney’s Office the Southern District of New York.