Mark Devlin | Frankfurt | Hogan Lovells

Mark Devlin

Counsel Corporate & Finance


English, German

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Mark Devlin
Devlin Mark
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Mark Devlin focuses primarily on securities offerings, particularly those with a cross-border component. He helps issuers and underwriters comply with legal requirements, avoid pitfalls and successfully complete their transactions.

Mark has advised on transactions by companies of all sizes, in a broad range of industries and in countries throughout EMEA. His work often involves multiple legal systems, markets and cultures. Working closely with colleagues, Mark makes complexities simple and helps parties achieve their goals smoothly and efficiently.  

Outside his legal practice, Mark founded a non-profit fostering the development of young rugby players, serving on its board of directors for 10 years. He currently teaches English to refugees from crisis regions.

Representative experience

Advised the underwriters on the IPO of Alu-FlexPack AG.*

Advised Schmolz+Bickenbach AG on its high yield bond placements.*

Advised the underwriters on the fully marketed share offering of Logo Yazılım San. ve Tic. A.Ş. (Logo Software).*

Advised the underwriters on the privatization of Aeroporto di Bologna-Guglielmo Marconi and IPO of Aeroporto di Bologna S.p.A.*

Advised Cosmo Pharmaceuticals on its primary and secondary share offering.*

Advised Mavi Giyim San. ve Tic. AŞ (Mavi Jeans) on its IPO.*

Advised Cassiopea S.p.A. on its IPO.*

Advised Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group S.p.A. on its IPO.*

Advised Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas, S.A. on its capital increase and global rights offering.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • J.D., Boston University, 1996