Board of Directors

Mark O’Donoghue
Chair

Mark O’Donoghue is a partner in the law firm of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle. He has experience in project finance and energy infrastructure projects, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, privatizations, cross-border commercial contracts, and international litigation. Mr. O’Donoghue’s accomplishments include the sale of a minority interest in a major U.S. refinery, the restructuring of a Mexican joint venture, and the acquisition and divestiture of manufacturing facilities in the United States. He also has worked on the development of electric power plants, pipelines and transmission lines in Mexico; an independent power producer project and privatization of a regional electricity utility in Oman; regulatory changes in the natural gas and energy laws in Mexico; cross-border investment projects; and international disputes. In addition, he has represented clients in civil and criminal litigation involving securities, commodities, tax, professional liability, regulatory and real estate matters.

Mr. O’Donoghue is Chairman of Sen. Charles E. Schumer’s Judicial Screening Panel. Prior to joining Curtis, Mallet, he clerked for the Honorable Morris Pashman of the New Jersey Supreme Court. He is a graduate of Harvard University and Harvard Law School. He joined the Fedcap Board in 1998 and has served as Chair since 2008.