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In addition to representing other securitization transaction participants, Chapman and Cutler is nationally recognized as a leading counsel to trustees, collateral agents, collateral administrators, servicers, and back-up servicers in all manner of securitization and structured finance transactions. Our attorneys have been at the forefront of developing appropriate standards for bank trustees serving as back-up servicers. Additionally, we have extensive experience in conducting due diligence on behalf of banks in connection with their appointments as successor trustees and servicers for mortgage and asset-backed portfolios, and we also counsel successor servicers in negotiations involving portfolio-servicing transactions. We also provide advice and training to our trustee clients with respect to the changing regulatory landscape. Whether we represent a commercial bank or an affiliate as successor servicer, it is our team approach that enables us to provide outstanding service to our clients.