Head of Legal & Compliance
Paul Cuccurullo is a Senior Managing Director and Head of Legal and Compliance for Amherst. Paul joined Amherst as Senior Counsel in 2011.
Prior to joining Amherst, Paul was a counsel in the Investment Funds and Securitization practice of O’Melveny & Myers LLP and also acted as an independent consultant for matters related to that firm. Paul also worked in the securitization practices of McKee Nelson LLP (now part of Bingham McCutchen LLP) and Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP and with the new product development group (global structured finance, fixed income) at Banc of America Securities LLC. While with the aforementioned law firms, he represented sponsors, issuers, collateral managers, underwriters, borrowers, lenders, private equity funds and other institutions in connection with a range of financial matters, including RMBS securitizations and other asset-backed transactions.
Paul holds a Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School and a Bachelor of Science from Stony Brook University.