Global Conference 2010
Partner, OMelveny & Myers LLP
Daniel Passage is a Partner in O'Melveny & Myers LLP's Los Angeles office and a member of the firm's Strategy Committee. He has represented issuers and underwriters in public offerings and private placements since 1992. Passage specializes in securitization and structured finance. He has received national recognition for his significant experience in the areas of securitization and structured finance; the 2009 edition of The Legal 500 U.S. series cites him as a "leading lawyer" in its "Structured Finance, Securitization" category. Passage has been involved in offerings in Europe and Asia, including offerings of securities listed on foreign securities exchanges and offerings utilizing offshore entities to achieve tax and other investment objectives. He has represented issuers, underwriters and financial institutions in structuring programs for the origination, financing and securitization of numerous asset classes. Passage received a B.A. from the University of California, Irvine, and a J.D. from Columbia University.