Matthew B. Ginsburg
Partner | Philadelphia
Matthew B. Ginsburg

Matthew B. Ginsburg, Managing Partner of Dechert’s Philadelphia office, is a partner in Dechert’s global finance practice and co-leads Dechert's Commercial Real Estate Finance group. Mr. Ginsburg focuses his practice in commercial real estate finance and investment with concentrations in the origination, acquisition, syndication and disposition of mortgage loans, mezzanine financings and subordinate debt and joint venture and preferred equity investments. In addition, Mr. Ginsburg has experience in post-closing modifications, restructuring and workout of complex distressed-debt structures. He has represented a number of investment banks, life insurance companies, commercial banks, institutional investors, loan servicers and private equity funds.

Mr. Ginsburg has consistently been recognized by industry publications for his work in real estate, including The Legal 500 US. Mr. Ginsburg was recognized as a Rising Star for real estate law by Euromoney/Legal Media Group in its Expert Guides series (2018 edition).

  • The Ties That Bind: Distressed Debt in a Structured World — Dechert LLP, New York, NY (May 8, 2023)
  • Componentizing the Securitized Asset - Practising Law Institute Webinar (February 5, 2018)
  • What You Need to Know About Mezzanine Loan Foreclosures — PBI's 21st Annual Real Estate Institute (December 7, 2017)
  • Follow the Money! Negotiating Cash Management Waterfalls and Reserves in Complex Real Estate Finance Transactions — PBI's 18th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 4, 2014)
  • Commercial Real Estate Mezzanine Lending:Current Structural Features, Loan Document Concepts and Intercreditor Issues — PBI's 17th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 5, 2013)
  • CMBS 2.0 Commercial Real Estate Loans in 2012: Issues, Trends & Observations — PBI's 16th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 4, 2012)
    • Muhlenberg College, B.A., 2001, summa cum laude
    • Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 2004, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, and Managing Editor of Production for the Villanova Law Review
    • Pennsylvania
    • New Jersey
    • CRE Finance Council (CREFC)
    • Mortgage Bankers’ Association