Mark R. Riccardi focuses his practice on advising financial institutions, investors, and other market participants in securitizations, asset-backed finance, capital markets and debt financing transactions. He also advises clients on regulatory matters affecting public and private financings.
Mark regularly represents issuers and financial intermediaries in asset securitization and structured finance transactions, including registered offering and private placements. His asset finance experience includes representing lenders and borrowers in secured credit facilities, warehouse lending and principal finance transactions, including structuring special purpose investment vehicles, asset-backed commercial paper conduit finance facilities and complex joint venture arrangements. Mark has also represented purchasers, servicers and lenders in connection with the acquisition, sale and financing of portfolios of financial assets, and represents sponsors of corporate bond repackaging programs.
Mark has experience financing many types of financial assets and other collateral, including FFELP and private student loans, trade receivables, solar panel loans, prime and subprime automobile loans and leases, credit card receivables, marketplace loans and other unsecured consumer loans, PACE assessments, dealer floorplan loans, corporate debt, timeshare loans, and various types of esoteric assets.
Georgetown University Law Center, 1994, J.D.
Hamilton College, 1991, B.A., summa cum laude
District of Columbia
Awards and Affiliations
Executive Editor, Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics
Recommended, Finance: Structured finance: securitization, The Legal 500 US (2019)