Ryan Suda

Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Derivatives

"Ryan is one of the hardest working CLO partners, with a great understanding of the industry and top-notch attention to detail."

"Ryan is a consummate professional with great awareness of the CLO market."

"When there are tricky market-related issues Ryan gives excellent advice."

Chambers USA 2023


Ryan Suda advises financial institutions, asset managers and investors in structured finance transactions and other complex financings. Clients turn to Ryan in particular for counsel with regard to matters in the collateralized loan obligation (CLO) market and in relation to structured investment vehicles secured by interests in private equity and private credit, such as collateralized fund obligations (CFOs).

Additionally, clients seek his advice on regulatory topics in relation to securities, banking and investment advisory laws and regulations, including the US risk retention regulations and the Volcker Rule. Ryan also provides guidance in areas including secured and unsecured credit facilities, private placements and asset finance.


  • New York University School of Law , JD, magna cum laude
    Order of the Coif; Article & Note Editor, Journal of International Law and Politics
  • New York University, BA, summa cum laude
    Phi Beta Kappa


  • New York


  • Former Vice President of Board of Trustees, The Chocolate Factor Theater
  • Fulbright teaching assistant, Vienna, Austria (1998-99)