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Jordan Eliot Yarett, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1978, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1980, New York 1984. Named a Dealmaker of Year, American Lawyer magazine, 2007. Member American Bar Association (subcommittee on securitization of assets), National Association Bond Lawyers, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Yarett, Jordan Eliot was born on February 26, 1953 in New York City. Son of J.W. and Eva A. (Adler) Yarett.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1975. Juris Doctor, University Pennsylvania, 1978.

Career

Law clerk to presiding justice Superior Court Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1978-1980. Associate Ballard, Spahr, Andrews & Ingersoll, 1980-1984. Managing partner structured finance group Battle, Fowler, Jaffin & Kheel, New York City, 1985—1999.

Partner corporation department Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, since 1999, co-head finance group.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1978, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1980, New York 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Associate editor University Pennsylvania Law Review, 1976-1977, comment editor, 1977-1978.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (subcommittee on securitization of assets), National Association Bond Lawyers, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Susan Ann Robbins, October 9, 1983.

father:
J.W. Yarett

mother:
Eva A. (Adler) Yarett

spouse:
Susan Ann Robbins