Mark A. Lopez: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Mark A. Lopez

Miami,  FL  U.S.A.

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Experience & Credentials

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Securities
  • Financial Institutions
  • Global Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
Contact InfoTelephone: 305.579.0500
Fax: 305.579.0717
University University of Miami, B.A., Economics/History, cum laude, 1998 Honors: University of Miami's Henry King Stanford Scholarship; Florida Academic Scholars Scholarship; Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society, Activities: Federation of Cuban Students; Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International; Dean's Corps Peer Counseling
Law SchoolHarvard Law School, J.D., 2001; La Alianza, Hispanic Law Students Association Harvard Law School Student Funding Board
Admitted2001, Florida

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, International Bar Association
•Member, American Bar Association
•Member, Florida Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
•Guardian Ad Litem, State of Florida, 1997-1998

BornMiami, Florida, August 26, 1976

Mark A. Lopez has advised multinational clients in connection with domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings, private equity and corporate financings throughout Central and South America, the Caribbean, Europe and the United States. He is proactively involved with clients assisting them to grow their businesses.

Mark has participated in a range of complex cross-border transactions throughout Latin America, involving such countries as Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru and Spain.

Mark has had experience with the private banking industry, having completed a secondment with the local private banking branch of a major international bank where he served as Interim Director of Compliance.

Areas of Concentration

•Mergers and acquisitions
•Corporate and securities
•Private equity

Associated News & Events

Press Releases

07.01.15 Greenberg Traurig's Mark Lopez and Enrique Conde Named Latin America's Rising Legal Stars
06.11.15 95 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
06.11.15 48 Greenberg Traurig Miami Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
03.24.15 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Recognized by Prestigious Chambers Global Guide
09.26.14 Greenberg Traurig Represents Investor Infraestructura Institucional in the Establishment of Sierra Oil & Gas
09.25.14 Greenberg Traurig Named 'Corporate/M&A Law Firm of the Year - International Counsel in Latin America' at 2014 Chambers And Partners Latin America Awards for Excellence
07.02.14 96 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2014 Florida Super Lawyers
05.02.14 Greenberg Traurig's Mark A. Lopez and Daniel Serota Named 2014 '40 Under 40' Legal Advisors by The M&A Advisor
03.18.14 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Worldwide Recognized by Prestigious Chambers Global Guide
01.09.14 Greenberg Traurig Receives Three M&A Advisor Awards

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

•Featured, Greenberg Traurig Represents $75M Investor in Mexican Oil Business Daily Business Review, April 28, 2015
•Mentioned, Greenberg Traurig Announces 2011 Promotions, Latin Lawyer, February 2011

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, Latinvex, Latin America's Rising Legal Star, 2015
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2014-2015
•Listed, The M&A Advisor, 40 Under 40, 2014
•Listed, Chambers Global, Banking & Finance, 2014
•Listed, Latin Trade magazine, Rising Legal Stars of Latin America, 2014
•Team Member, Corporate/M&A - Law Firm of the Year, Chambers Latin America Awards, 2014
•Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., America's Best Corporate Law Firms, 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013
•Team Member, Corporate & Finance - Law Firm of the Year (Florida-Based), Chambers Latin America Awards, 2010, 2011 and 2013
•Member, Winning Team, Global M&A Network's 2012 Turnaround Atlas Award for Turnaround of the Year - Upper Mid Markets for the pre-packaged Chapter 11 restructuring and recapitalization of Satelites Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
•Member, Winning Team, Latin Lawyer's Deal of the Year - Restructuring Award, 2012
•Team Member, Top Corporate Firm as selected by Corporate Directors, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc. (10th year), Annual Legal Industry Research Study, 2002-2009, 2011-2012
•Selected, The M&A Advisor, Winning Deal Team - Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (Over $100mm), 2011 Turnaround Awards, 2011
•Team Member, Focus on Latin America - Law Firm of the Year (Florida-Based), Chambers Latin America Inaugural Awards for Excellence, 2009


•Law Clerk, Greater Boston Legal Services Immigration and Refugee Clinic, 2000

Reported CasesSignificant Representations: Represented Organizacion Sanitas Internacional in its joint venture with GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation, the parent company of Florida' s Blue Cross and Blue Shield, to establish a strategic alliance to create a new company offering culturally relevant health care to the Hispanic market. Represented special purpose acquisition vehicle (SPAC) in the $900 million acquisition of an international press and media company. Represented consortium of U.S. investors in the submission of a bid for the acquisition of $3 billion of non-performing loans. Represented a U.S. private equity fund in a $115 million cross-border acquisition of the Mexican subsidiary of a prominent U.S. home builder. Represented the Argentinean shareholders of a developer of on-line games to a publicly-traded leading social gaming company. Represented numerous start-up and development stage companies in connection with the sale of their capital stock to venture funds and angel investors in private placement offerings. Represented a publicly traded global Internet connectivity and infrastructure provider in an $88 million and $60 million follow-on offering. Represented Latin American and Caribbean branches of U.S. financial institutions in financing transactions, including secured and unsecured bilateral and syndicated credit facilities. Represented U.S. investment fund in the purchase of publicly traded Mexican certificados bursatiles preferentes. Represented a publicly traded electronic security services company in a $45 million private placement offering of notes, warrants and preferred stock. Represented sellers in public offerings of tenancy-in-common interests, or TIC interests. Represented a global Internet connectivity and infrastructure provider in a one-for-ten reverse stock split. Served as Interim Director of Compliance of an Edge corporation bank as part of a secondment. Provided compliance counseling in respect of the USA PATRIOT Act amendments to the Bank Secrecy Act and the implementation of the PATRIOT Act' s enhanced due diligence, customer identification program and anti-money laundering program provisions.
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Mark A. Lopez

333 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 4400
MiamiFL 33131


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