John Ludwig focuses his practice on finance and real estate, including structured finance and securitization. Mr. Ludwig represents issuers, collateral managers, underwriters, loan sellers and investors in public and private offerings and placements of commercial mortgage-backed securities, including commercial real estate collateralized loan obligation (CRE CLO) transactions, and other asset-backed securities. 

In his pro bono practice, Mr. Ludwig represents prisoners and detainees in federal civil rights actions and in applications for clemency and compassionate release.

Mr. Ludwig was a Dechert summer associate and held numerous positions while he studied, including Associate Editor of the Cardozo Law Review.  

    • Binghamton University, State University of New York, 2014
    • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2017
    • New York
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
    • National Lawyers Guild