"John Marsden is a 'seasoned practitioner who has outstanding experience in restructuring and distressed acquisitions.'"
Chambers Asia (2010)
John Marsden is a partner of Mayer Brown JSM. He represents clients in a wide range of matters in the commercial and corporate context. His assignments have included financing transactions, non-performing loan disposals and corporate restructurings. John has provided advice in such large-scale restructurings or insolvencies as Asia Pulp and Paper, the Benpres Group, Forefront International Limited, the Moulin Group, TMT and Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Group, all of which are multi-jurisdictional transactions. John was placed into the Shanghai office for three years during which time he was involved with a number of substantial property acquisition and financing transactions. John is also the partner in-charge of the Vietnam offices.
John has been named a Band 1 Restructuring and Insolvency Lawyer by Chambers Asia Pacific
(2013-2017) and IFLR1000
(2010-2017). He was featured in Expert Guides
- Guide to the World's Leading Insolvency and Restructuring Lawyers
(2012). Chambers Asia Pacific
(2011) described John as "one of the top restructuring lawyers in Hong Kong" and he "looks at complex problems and finds easy solutions". He is a "seasoned practitioner who has outstanding experience in restructuring and distressed acquisitions" (Chambers Asia Pacific
2010). A client praised that John is "very experienced, which makes him a safe pair of hands on complex projects because he's seen virtually everything before." (Chambers Asia Pacific