William Cejudo

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William Cejudo

Partner

Washington, D.C. | 1900 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006-1110
+1 202 261 3427 | +1 202 261 3333

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Will Cejudo focuses his practice on tax matters relating to structured finance transactions, including distressed asset funds, mortgage securitizations and asset-backed securitizations. He has extensive experience advising on the taxation of investment vehicles, including REMICs, REITs and offshore funds. His clients include issuers, underwriters and investors. 

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Cejudo was a partner at Clifford Chance US LLP. Previously, he worked in the Financial Institutions and Products Division of the IRS Office of Chief Counsel, where he worked on an array of financial products, as well as tax-exempt and taxable financing matters.

Experience
  • Advised Fannie Mae on its Connecticut Avenue Securities Credit Risk Transfer Program to address tax constraints for REITs and foreign persons.

Includes matters handled at Dechert or prior to joining the firm.

Education
  • Georgetown University, LL.M., 1993
  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1989
  • Southern Methodist University, B.B.A., 1986
Admissions
  • District of Columbia
Memberships
  • American Bar Association 
  • District of Columbia Bar - Tax Section