Christopher A. Pesch

Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer & Secretary

Christopher Pesch is the Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of Patriot National, Inc. As General Counsel, he has principal oversight on all legal matters for the organization including corporate governance, regulatory compliance, litigation management and mergers and acquisitions.

Most recently Mr. Pesch served as a partner of BakerHostetler's Business practice group. He has experience in a broad range of general corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, compliance with federal securities laws, public offerings, corporate governance and general commercial transactions. Mr. Pesch has provided representation to business organizations of all sizes in the areas of corporate finance, securities and business organization. Further, he has represented purchasers and sellers in a variety of business transactions including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures. Mr. Pesch's experience includes the general representation of numerous business organizations, including both publicly and closely held corporations.

Mr. Pesch is a member of the working group for the 2009, 2011 and 2013 Private Targets Deal Points Survey produced by the Market Trends Subcommittee of the Mergers and Acquisitions Committee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association. He is also a member of the ABA Model Tender Offer Agreement Drafting Task Force. Mr. Pesch is a frequent speaker on corporate and securities issues.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Pesch spent 10 years in various executive capacities in the investor-owned heath care industry.