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Ellen Marks is a partner and a member of the Corporate and Finance Departments of Latham & Watkins. Ms. Marks handles complex and innovative financial transactions and restructurings with a particular focus on securitization and structured finance. She also handles financial regulatory matters with an emphasis on swap regulations and securitization regulations, and she has extensive knowledge of the federal securities laws, the federal banking laws and their related regulations, including changes resulting from the Dodd-Frank Act.


Finance and Corporate Partner



Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Structured finance: securitization

Latham & Watkins LLP advises all market participants in a variety of transactions involving commercial and esoteric assets, including aircraft leases, cell and broadcast towers, rental car fleets and whole-business securitizations. The group is also well-versed in more traditional securitizations, such as CLOs, cash and synthetic securities and those involving trade receivables. The key name in the US is global vice-chair Loren Finegold , who is based in New York, as is former global co-chair Kevin Fingeret , whose focus is esoteric and operating assets. In Los Angeles, Vicki Marmorstein  has broad expertise including pertaining to CLOs. Chicago’s Ellen L. Marks  is an expert in credit card securitizations.