Marcus J. Dougherty


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New York

55 Hudson Yards

New York, NY US 10001-2163

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Marcus J. Dougherty is a partner in the New York office of Milbank and a member of the firm’s Leveraged Finance Group.

Primary Focus & Experience

Mr. Dougherty’s practice focuses on representing banks and other financial institutions in senior lending transactions. He has over twenty-five years of experience in representing lenders in acquisition financings, including leveraged buyouts, tender offers and other going private transactions, recapitalizations, bridge and mezzanine financings, and DIP and exit facility financings. He has a broad range of financing experience in both US and international transactions and has been admitted to practice in England & Wales, Hong Kong and New York. Recent cross-border financings on which he advised the financing sources include Inmarsat plc, Grifols, S.A., Nouryon (former AkzoNobel specialty chemicals division) and Atotech.

Recognition & Accomplishments

Recognized as a leading lawyer for bank lending and finance in Legal 500, Mr. Dougherty has handled major transactions for financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, UBS, Nomura, CIBC, Barclays Capital, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Jefferies, HSBC and Royal Bank of Canada. Mr. Dougherty was endorsed as a Leading Lawyer in the 2019 edition of IFLR1000 Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms.

Additional Details
  • UCL, LL.B.
  • New York
  • England and Wales