Mark Bergman serves as the head of the Global Capital Markets and Securities Practice Group and is resident in our London office. Mark joined Paul, Weiss in 1982 and was elected to partnership effective January 1, 1991. In the early 1990s, he was the resident U.S. corporate partner in the firm’s Paris office.
Experience — Mark has extensive experience in corporate finance and securities transactions. Offerings in which he has been involved range from traditional offerings of equity and debt securities (including high yield debt and investment grade Yankee bonds) to offerings of perpetual and long-dated hybrid securities for financial institutions. Mark has been involved in global capital markets transactions and other securities offerings for issuers in a number of countries in Europe, Asia and Africa, as well as in the United States. He has represented issuers listing securities on stock exchanges in the United States, the European Union, Switzerland, South Africa and Hong Kong. For issuers of high yield debt, in addition to offerings, he has been involved in restructurings, refinancings and other liability management transactions.