Allan Marks represents developers, investors and lenders in the development, acquisition and
financing of complex infrastructure projects, with special expertise in the energy, transportation and water sectors. Allan structures innovative commercial transactions and leads project financings, acquisitions, restructurings, securities offerings and private placements for a variety of sophisticated institutional clients throughout the Americas, Asia and Europe.
Allan is consistently ranked as one of the world’s leading project finance lawyers by Chambers Global, Chambers USA and Chambers Latin America. He is also recognized as a “Leading Lawyer” for Project Finance in IFLR1000, an “Expert” by Who’s Who Legal for Project Finance, and a “Leading Lawyer” in Energy: Renewable/Alternative in Legal 500. He was named one of California’s “Top 50 Development Lawyers” by the Daily Journal.
Allan is an adjunct professor at University of California, Berkeley School of Law and Haas School of Business, where he has been recognized as a member of the Haas Business School’s “Club 6” list of exceptional faculty. He was previously an adjunct lecturer for the post-graduate program in Derecho de Empresa at the Universidad Panamericana in Mexico City. Allan was the founding co-chair of the State Bar of California Real Estate Section’s Subsection on Public-Private Infrastructure.