Mark Vecchio is a partner and the Co-Chair of Venable's New York Corporate Group. He specializes in corporate and commercial transactions, with a particular emphasis on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, domestic and international project finance, international joint ventures, public-private partnerships, infrastructure development projects (with a focus on transportation and energy, including renewable and alternative, in addition to fossil fuels), and private equity transactions. Mr. Vecchio regularly serves a range of domestic and international clients, both public and private, including corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, financial institutions and foreign governments. He has extensive experience in the negotiation and documentation of mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, capital markets transactions, privatizations, energy and natural resource development projects, intellectual property transactions, and in-bound and out-bound foreign direct investment and financing. He has significant personal international experience, having lived and worked for extended periods of time in France, Germany, Switzerland, Russia, and Canada.