Melissa Wollis is a counsel in Dechert’s global finance practice. Ms. Wollis represents various financial institutions in their capacity as issuers, arrangers and investment managers in connection with various securitization and structured finance transactions. Ms. Wollis’ practice is primarily focused on representing investment managers in connection with collateralized loan obligation transactions. She routinely negotiates related warehouse financing arrangements and refinancing and “reset” transactions. She also has experience representing financial institutions and investment banks as underwriters in collateralized loan obligation transactions and in connection with a variety of other loan financing transactions.
- Tour De Private Credit: BeSPOKE Private Loan Securitizations Gain Traction — The Investment Lawyer (November 2023)
- Breakfast masterclass: An Introduction to CLOs - Creditflux CLO Investor Summit 2023, New York, NY (March 29, 2023)
- Cornell University, B.S., 2011, cum laude, Honors Research Diploma
- Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D., 2014, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Business Manager of the Cardozo Law Review
- New York