Mark Pesso is a partner in the US Banking & Finance group of Clifford Chance and heads the global Debt and Claims Trading practice.
He represents commercial banks, including agents to large syndicated lending groups, investment banks, broker-dealers, asset management firms, investment funds, special purpose vehicles, hedge funds and other entities in the areas of loan trading in the United States and European secondary loan trading markets, CDO and loan portfolio transactions, creditors' rights and insolvency law, syndicated lending and related matters.
Mark has extensive experience in reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial loan documentation and transfer documentation relating to both par and distressed debt obligations, as well as experience in cross border transactions, debtor-in-possession financings, restructurings and acquisition financings.
Loan trading across the globe
10 July 2018
Revisions to LMA Trading Documents Effective 25 September 2017
27 September 2017
US Considerations for Transition Away from LIBOR
2 August 2017
The New Normal: Welcome to Delayed Compensation 2.0
16 September 2016
Revisions to LMA Trading Documents To Go Live 16 December 2015
15 December 2015
Career and qualifications
- Syracuse University (BS) 1986
- Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in New Jersey 1997
- Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in New York 1998
- Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in District of Columbia 1999