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Litigation: General Commercial - California
"Mark is the consummate professional and excellent at witness preparation and thinking through what arguments to expect from the other side." "He is thoughtful, analytical and very good at assessing the benefits and risk of litigation."
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A senior litigation partner and trial lawyer in Kirkland’s Bay Area office, Mark McKane focuses on high-profile, complex commercial litigation in trial courts in California and across the country. Mark represents Fortune 500 companies and top private equity firms in a diverse set of matters, including antitrust and unfair competition cases, corporate finance litigation, energy disputes, mergers and acquisition litigation and securities cases. In addition to securing substantial victories for plaintiffs and defendants in commercial matters in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels, Mark has extensive experience and a proven record of success in high-profile bankruptcy and restructuring litigation. Mark also frequently advises public company boards and private equity firms on litigation risk assessments as well as corporate governance matters. His matters are regularly profiled in the American Lawyer, AmLaw Daily, Law360, New York Times and Wall Street Journal.
Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1997; Yale University, B.A., Political Science, 1993.