Candelario is an associate in Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft’s Capital Markets Group in Charlotte. He represents investment banks and other financial institutions in secured commercial lending transactions, commercial mortgage-backed securitizations and other asset-backed securitizations. He is also one of Cadwalader’s Black & Latino Association Immigration Clinic leaders. Candelario is a member of the National LGBTQ Task Force Board of Directors and the Pauli Murray LGBTQ+ Bar Association Board of Directors. In December 2021, Candelario was appointed to the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Committee for the North Carolina Bar Association. Candelario graduated from the University of Miami School of Law, cum laude, in May 2019.