Mark A. Bertelsen

Mark A. Bertelsen

Mark Bertelsen is a senior partner of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, the leading law firm representing high technology and emerging growth companies. He served as Managing Partner from 1990-1996 and currently is a member of the firm’s Policy Committee of senior partners.

His practice focuses on a wide variety of corporate, financing and securities law matters, including equity and debt financings; corporate governance; mergers and acquisitions; joint ventures and strategic alliances; and international transactions. He represents clients ranging from start-up ventures to Fortune 500 companies. He serves on the Board of Directors of Autodesk (Nasdaq: ADSK), Informatica (Nasdaq: INFA), and a number of private companies.

Mr. Bertelsen received his law degree from Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California Berkeley, in 1969 and graduated in 1966 from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Prior to joining the firm in 1972, he served two years as an officer in the U.S. Army.