Steven Lofchie is Partner and Head of the Financial Regulatory Group at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, advises financial institutions on regulatory issues and financial instruments. His regulatory practice encompasses the securities laws, the CEA and related bankruptcy issues. His transactional practices focuses on credit and derivative transactions. Chambers USA has ranked Mr. Lofchie in its first band, for eight years running, for both financial services regulation and derivatives.. U.S. News and World Report ranked him as the best regulatory lawyer in New York for 2014. In 2012, a derivatives transaction developed by Mr. Lofchie was named as the best international structured product of the year by International Financial Law Review. Cadwalader has been named the Law Firm of the Year Award for Derivatives and Futures Law by US News & World Report and Best Lawyers during the years 2012-15.