According to year-end 2014 league tables in Asset-Backed Alert, Katten is tied for fifth place among the most-active issuer counsel for US asset-backed and mortgage-backed securities. Katten served as issuer counsel in 25 deals totaling $20.8 billion in 2014. This is the second year in a row that Katten has been ranked in the top five. (“Top Issuer Counsel for US ABS/MBS”)