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Gordon Mak


New York

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Gordon Mak


New York

Gordon is a Partner in the global Leveraged Finance practice, based in our New York office. He primarily advises lead arrangers, agents, and private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in connection with leveraged acquisitions.

Gordon represents lending institutions, private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers in a variety of domestic and cross-border financings and restructuring and work-out transactions. He also has extensive experience with out-of-court restructurings.

News & insights

Headshot of Ryan Nelson, Alexandra Clüver and Alessandra Pardini

News: 15 SEPTEMBER 2021

Investment in Africa as A&O makes strategic hires in Banking and Project Finance

Allen & Overy is expanding its Sub-Saharan Africa Banking and Projects practices in Johannesburg with the arrival of three new partners. Ryan Nelson, Alexandra Clüver and Alessandra Pardini will join…

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News: 10 SEPTEMBER 2021

A&O advises the club lenders on a USD1.2 billion club facility in favour of ADNOC Global Trading Ltd.

Allen & Overy has advised Standard Chartered Bank and the club lenders (SCB, HSBC, Societe Generale CIB, UniCredit, Deutsche Bank, SMBC and ADCB) on a USD1.2bn club facility in favour of ADNOC Global…

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Publications: 10 SEPTEMBER 2021

Lessons learned on taking security in a commodity finance transaction

In the first article of our Legal Watch Series with Global Trade Review (GTR), Catherine Lang-Anderson and Brandon O’Neil discuss the steps banks can take to manage risk when taking security in a…

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Key regulatory topics

Publications: 09 SEPTEMBER 2021

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 3 – 9 September 2021

Of particular note this week, the FCA and PRA have published a joint Dear CEO letter sent to firms that carry out trade finance activity to reiterate their regulatory expectations of such firms, and…

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Banking and Finance


New York

Allen & Overy LLP
1221 Avenue of the Americas
New York
NY 10020

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Admitted: Bar of the State of New York, 2009


J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2007

BA, Dartmouth College, 1996