• 11.22.17

    Sterling Bancorp Completes $180M IPO

    Manatt represented Sandler O’Neill & Partners LP, an investment banking firm, as underwriter’s counsel in the IPO of Sterling Bancorp. The team was led by Craig Miller, co-chair of the firm’s financial services transactions practice, and was covered by ABL Advisor and ...

  • 11.22.17

    Questions of CFPB Constitutionality Won’t End With Cordray

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by American Banker in an article discussing a potential legal showdown between the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and President Donald Trump following former director Richard Cordray’s ...

  • 11.15.17

    CFPB Director Richard Cordray Resigns

    The National Law Journal quoted Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray’s recently announced resignation. After several months of speculation on whether Cordray would ...

  • 11.15.17

    Cordray’s CFPB Departure Resurfaces Leadership Questions

    Following the surprise resignation of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray, Law360 quoted Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on what the news could mean for the CFPB’s leadership.   In a Nov. 15 email to his ...

  • 11.15.17

    How Will Cordray’s CFPB Departure Impact the Bureau?

    American Banker interviewed Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, on how the resignation of Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), could impact the bureau as a whole. The publication noted that a resignation ...

  • 11.09.17

    How Tenure Could Play Out for CFPB’s Cordray

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, was quoted by American Banker in an article discussing how Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray’s tenure could play out. Speculations surrounding Cordray’s future ...

  • 11.01.17

    U.S. News, Best Lawyers Recognize Manatt Practices as Top in Nation

    Manatt practices earned nine Tier 1 national designations and 25 Tier 1 metropolitan designations in the 2018 Best Law Firms guide, an annual ranking in which U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers analyze the country’s top law firms. In addition, Manatt was recognized as Law Firm of ...

  • 10.31.17

    There May Be Hope for the CFPB’s Defeated Arbitration Rule

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, discussed the fate of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s arbitration rule in a Business Insurance article. A Senate vote struck down the CFPB’s rule, which would have prohibited mandatory ...

  • 10.26.17

    Why the CFPB’s Arbitration Rule Failed

    Manatt’s Richard Gottlieb, co-chair of the firm’s financial services group, spoke to American Banker about the recent congressional defeat of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) arbitration rule. The publication noted that the CFPB could have avoided repeal if the ...

  • 09.20.17

    Manatt Named a Finalist for 2017 M&A Advisor Awards

    The M&A Advisor, a preeminent organization focused on offering insights and intelligence on mergers and acquisitions, has named Manatt a finalist for its 16th annual M&A Awards. The awards recognize the leading M&A transactions, restructurings, deal financings, product/services, firms ...