Mary Rose Brusewitz
Mary Rose Brusewitz is Member in Charge of Clark Hill’s New York office. She concentrates her practice on international transactions involving Latin America, Africa, Asia, India, Europe and the U.S.
Mary Rose has substantial experience in emerging markets development and finance. Mary Rose is active in impact investing, sustainability, accountability, ESG/SDG compliance and corporate governance. She represents a provider of currency hedging to the impact space, as well as several funds and other clients that are active in investing debt and equity including in financial inclusion, renewable energy, sanitation and housing. Her experience includes structuring, implementing administering and exiting impact debt and equity investments, coordinating groups of investors, including DFIs, privately managed funds, commercial banks, for profits and non-profits, blended capital structures, project and structured financing, private equity, cross border investments, joint ventures, restructurings, workouts, insolvencies, dispute resolution and mediation.
Mary Rose was a compliance panel member and panel chair of the independent accountability mechanism of the Inter-American Development Bank. She is a pro bono supervising attorney at the International Transactions Clinic at NYU Law School.
Named among Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyer 2018, 2019
Named among New York Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters (2013, 2014)
Named to The International Who’s Who of Oil & Gas Lawyers (2009, 2010, 2013)
Recipient of the 2012-2013 UCLA Regents’ Lecturers and Professor Award
American Bar Association, Member
New York State Bar Association, International Committee, Latin America Council Community
New York City Bar Association, Member
International Bar Association, Member
Inter-Dialogue’s Latin American Energy Advisors, Board Member
Inter-American Development Bank, Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism, Panel Member, former Panel Chair (2010-2015)
Microfinance Club of New York, Board Member
New York University Law School – International Transactions Clinic, Pro Bono Supervising Attorney