James Cantrell is senior counsel in Chapman's Asset Securitization Department. His practice focuses on the representation of trustees, issuers, underwriters, and investors in structured finance transactions involving a variety of asset classes. James has a background representing clients in connection with private equity and hedge fund transactions and real estate, capital markets, and banking matters.  

He joined the firm in 2016 after practicing as a partner at a New York law firm.


New York

District of Columbia


Tulane University Law School, J.D., 2000

University of North Carolina, B.A., 1997

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