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Mark D. Wood

Mark D. Wood

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Chicago, IL, USA

Mark D. Wood is head of Katten’s Securities practice and concentrates in corporate and securities law.  Mark represents public companies, issuers and investment banks in initial public offerings (IPOs) and other public offerings of equity and debt securities and other securities matters.

Mark also represents clients in complex corporate transactions, including tender offers, mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, going-private transactions, private equity investments, joint ventures and strategic alliances.  He is a leading practitioner in representing investors, public companies and placement agencies in private investment in public equity (PIPE) transactions.  In addition, he also counsels public companies on securities law compliance, disclosures, corporate governance and compensation-related issues.  Many of his clients are middle market and upper middle market companies in the health care, technology, oil and gas, manufacturing, hospitality and commercial banking industries.

Mark is a frequent speaker and writer on securities and corporate law topics.  He is a registered Certified Public Accountant.


Best Lawyers in America, 2010-2017
Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year 2016 – Mark Wood – Securities Regulation – Chicago


  • JD, University of Michigan Law School
  • BS, University of Illinois
Mark D. Wood is associated with the following items:
Course Handbooks  Course Handbooks Understanding the Securities Laws 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2017: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know, Wednesday, July 26, 2017, San Francisco, CA
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Understanding the Securities Laws 2018, Wednesday, September 26, 2018, Chicago, IL

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