Jacob Dachs


Jacob Dachs represents owners, developers, and investors in a wide range of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, financing, and leasing. He also has extensive experience serving as counsel for borrowers and lenders in the negotiation and execution of commercial mortgage loans and asset-backed finance, as well as revolving and syndicated credit facilities.

A significant portion of Jacob's practice involves the representation of both buy- and sell-side financial institutions in negotiating derivatives, and other trading and credit agreements including ISDA master agreements and related documentation. In addition, Jacob routinely advises corporate entities with respect to large-scale commercial hedging of commodities, currency, and interest rate risk. Similarly, Jacob assists mortgage borrowers and lenders in reviewing and negotiating interest rate cap agreements and swaps in connection with commercial mortgage loans.

Professional Highlights

Judicial Internships

Hon. Charles Ehrlich, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, 2013

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, "Ones to Watch," Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate Law, 2023



University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D. 2015)
Wharton Certificate in Management

Ner Israel College (B.A. 2010)




New York