Mark T. Dabertin is special counsel in the Financial Services Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Berwyn office. Mr. Dabertin has over 25 years of broad-based experience in financial services law and regulatory compliance.
Mr. Dabertin’s career includes extensive experience in banking law, lending, safety and soundness, and anti-money laundering. He began his career in financial services working as a senior attorney at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Central District Office for five years, and went on to work in various in-house capacities at major financial institutions for nearly two decades. His work in regulatory compliance at those institutions was marked by innovations that resulted in structural changes to existing firm-wide compliance practices, including with respect to regulatory change management, risk assessments, data security, affiliate transactions, and third-party oversight. He also handled a high volume of transactional work and had a lead role in chartering multiple financial institutions, both in the U.S. and abroad. At Pepper Hamilton, Mr. Dabertin frequently handles agreements between non-bank lenders and regulated banks, and has represented both banks and non-bank parties to such relationships.