Mark has a wide range of experience in asset finance and regularly advises on aviation and shipping finance matters. His expertise includes secured lendings over Cayman registered corporate jets and private yachts and the use of Cayman SPVs.
He also specialises in all types of finance and has particular expertise in fund financing. He has significant experience in representing both borrowers and lenders (including major financial institutions, multilateral international financial institutions, private equity funds and hedge funds) in all types of lending products to include subscription line facilities, margin lending, derivative based structures, bond issues and limited recourse financings. In the context of corporate financings, he regularly acts for large bank syndicates and large corporate multinationals.
In addition to the above, Mark also advises on debt listings on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange both on “Eurobond” listings and specialist debt listings.
Before joining Ogier in 2008, he worked as an in-house lawyer at Bank of Scotland Corporate in London.
He received his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, in 2000 and his Diploma in Legal Practice from Glasgow Graduate School of Law in 2001.
Mark is a member of the Cayman Islands Law Society and the Law Society of Scotland.
A Leading Lawyer with IFLR1000 since 2011