Anthony C. Marino, National Chair, Business Law Practice Group

Biography

Anthony Marino is the National Chair of Quarles & Brady's Business Law Practice Group. He has extensive experience representing lenders and borrowers in negotiating and documenting secured and unsecured financing transactions of all types and sizes, including single bank and syndicated commercial loans, asset-based financings, asset securitizations, mezzanine debt financings, New Market Tax Credit financings, construction loans, private placements, revenue bond credit enhancements and direct purchases (particularly in the senior living and healthcare industries), workouts, and in ISDA swap documentation and negotiation.

Tony is a member of Quarles & Brady's Financial Services Industry Team, a cohesive team of attorneys with a variety of expertise working collaboratively to serve financial institution clients. He has extensive experience in sponsor finance and capital markets syndicated loan transactions. His recent relevant experience includes:

  • Representing the agent in connection with a syndicated, multi-currency, $70,000,000 financing to multiple borrowers secured by domestic and foreign assets
  • Representing the agent in connection with a syndicated $200,000,000 senior secured financing
  • Representing the agent in connection with a syndicated, $70,000,000 financing in connection with a private equity sponsor buyout of the borrower
  • Representing the agent in connection with a syndicated, $30,000,000 financing in connection with a private equity sponsor buyout of the borrower

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Certificate, Quarles & Brady Leadership Program (2016)
  • University of Texas School of Law (J.D., with honors, 1997)
    • Order of the Coif
  • University of Wisconsin (B.B.A., with distinction, 1990)
    • Degree: Finance

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Zoological Society of Milwaukee (Board of Directors)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
    • Section on Business Law
    • Commercial Finance Committee
  • Wisconsin Bar Association (Member)
  • CFA Charterholder
  • EconomicsWisconsin (Former Director)

Professional Recognition

  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America® (2016–present: Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Finance Law)
  • Listed in Chambers USA® (2016–present: Banking & Finance)