William Connolly joined Arbor in 2007 and works with the Chairman and other executives in structuring and implementing Arbor’s various strategic corporate initiatives. He is also responsible for managing and negotiating significant transactions while ensuring coordination between third parties and the many departments across Arbor. In addition, he directs legal management of loan originations; asset purchases and sales; asset management activities, including loan restructuring and work-outs; and collateralized loan obligation (CLO) structures.
Prior to joining Arbor, Mr. Connolly was an associate at Kelley Drye & Warren LLP. Preceding that role, he was an associate at Kaye Scholer LLP.
Mr. Connolly earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Government from the University of Notre Dame. He also earned a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law.