Mark Pedretti

8th April, 2015

Chairman of the Private Equity Group and Deputy Managing Partner- Reed Smith, New York 

Represents private equity funds, venture capital funds, sovereign wealth funds, international funds, asset managers, credit funds, hedge funds, investment banks, family offices, financiers (and their portfolio companies) in various types of complex domestic and cross border investment and financing transactions

Areas of practice are private equity, mergers and acquisitions, securities and capital markets with a focus on public and private mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, recapitalizations, joint ventures and management buyouts, particularly in the financial services, technology, media and telecommunications, real estate and hospitality, life sciences and healthcare, manufacturing and industrials, consumer and retail, apparel, restaurant and entertainment industries 

Extensive debt and equity capital markets experience, representing both issuers and investors in public offerings and private placements

Author of numerous articles on securities law and mergers and acquisitions