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Private: Mark Gold

Of Counsel

Mark Gold is ‘Of Counsel’ to Starfield & Smith, concentrating his practice in commercial lending, with an emphasis on SBA guaranteed lending and middle market commercial lending. Mark brings a wealth of experience and expertise to Starfield & Smith, having spent 32 years in the legal department for Wells Fargo Bank, most recently as Managing Counsel for SBA guaranteed lending. Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Mark practiced commercial law with a mid-sized west coast regional law firm.

As part of his practice, Mark prepares and reviews loan documentation for SBA, government guaranteed, and middle market conventional commercial loans, confers with loan processors and in-house counsel, and drafts, analyzes and negotiates various loan documents. He has overseen the closing of government guaranteed commercial loans through the SBA 7(a) and 504 loan programs, and has closed numerous other conventional commercial financing transactions, including asset-based, real estate, and other middle-market facilities.

• California

• National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders
• American Bar Association


• McGill University – B.A.
• McGill University – B.C.L. (J.D equivalent)
• University of Paris, France – PhD

Contact Information:
Direct Dial: 215.390-1024
Phone: 215.542.7070
Fax: 215.542.0723
Physical Address: San Francisco, California
Mailing Address: 1300 Virginia Drive, Suite 325
Fort Washington, PA 19034