The following matters are representative of Eric Creizman’s extensive mortgage-backed securities and subprime litigation practice:
- Represented major financial institutions and their directors and officers in three separate class action litigations brought by purchasers of residential mortgage-backed securities that were underwritten by the financial institutions.
- Represented executive of public company in class action litigation brought by shareholders alleging that the company misled investors about the extent of the company’s investment in subprime mortgage securities.
- Represented financial institution in investigations by the SEC and New York Attorney General’s Office into manipulation of the credit default swap market by short sellers.
- Represented financial institution trader in parallel criminal and SEC investigations relating to the valuation of collateralized debt obligations.