As a member of the firm’s Financial Services industry team, Mark primarily represents banks, financial institutions, commercial lenders, vendors and lessors in creditors’ rights matters throughout the country. His results-driven advice guides clients in loan workouts, out-of-court restructurings, loan documentation, asset recovery, asset disposition and general protection of their rights. In addition, his extensive experience in the complexities of insolvency protects clients’ interests in a variety of different contexts, including fraudulent conveyance defense, preference defense, claims priority, defense of objections to claims, automatic stay relief and plan of reorganization treatment.
Mark’s experience in the financial services industry includes:
Mark’s considerable counsel has been applied to a variety of issues, including general lending disputes, lender liability conflicts, contract disagreements, lien priority challenges, foreclosure of lien interests, sale and lease of goods, enforcement of security interests and other commercial code matters. He litigates in federal courts, state courts and alternative dispute resolution forums throughout the country. Mark has represented creditors in consumer and commercial bankruptcy proceedings and assignment for the benefit of creditor proceedings. He has taken bankruptcy appeals to the federal appeals courts in the Sixth and Tenth Circuits.
Before joining the firm, Mark was a research and applications consultant with LexisNexis, where he trained attorneys and law firm staff members in electronic research.