Adjunct Professor of Law
Ryan A. McCaffrey is the General Counsel of Post Brothers Apartments, a real estate multi-family developer with properties along the east coast. Prior to taking over as General Counsel, McCaffrey practiced law at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York City. McCaffrey has represented real estate private equity sponsors, investment banks, high net worth individuals, developers, real estate operating companies, and hospitality clients in all aspects of private equity real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, structured finance, and general corporate counseling.
McCaffrey has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Notre Dame Law School since 2012, teaching a class on the practice of transactional law. During his time at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP he served as a member of the Sullivan & Cromwell LLP's commercial real estate training committee, where he taught various continuing education sessions on structured finance, financing ground leases, and emerging case law in the real estate market place. Prior to attending law school, McCaffrey was the President and Co-Founder of McCaffrey Realty Professionals, a residential real estate brokerage company. He holds a J.D. from the University of Notre Dame. He published New York City's Annual Income and Expenses Statement Filing Requirement: A Land Mine for the Unwary Purchaser or Owner of Real Property, published in Cornell Real Estate Review, Volume 12, No. 1 (June 2014).