Alex Warents is an associate in the Banking & Finance practice of Mayer Brown’s New York office who focuses on leveraged finance. He advises banks, financial institutions and other investors as well as sponsors and borrowers in domestic and cross-border financing transactions, including syndicated and bilateral, secured and unsecured transactions in a wide variety of industries. Alex has extensive experience documenting and negotiating acquisition financings, first and second lien financings, cash flow facilities and asset-based loan facilities.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Alex served as in-house counsel at a major international investment bank in New York, and has also worked at a prominent law firm in London. Alex is admitted to practice in both the state of New York and England and Wales.


Benjamin Cardozo School of Law, LLM

The University of Law, London, LPC

University of Birmingham, LLB


  • New York
  • England and Wales