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.
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