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 represented clients in cross-border transactions involving such countries as Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru and Spain.
Mark has 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
Awards & Recognition
•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
•Listed,Super Lawyersmagazine,Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2009, 2011 and 2013-2014
• Team Member,Corporate Board Membermagazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of America's Best Corporate Law Firms, 13 th 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'sDeal of the Year - Restructuring Award, 2012
•Member, team ranked as a top corporate law firm in Miami as selected by corporate directors, in the annual Legal Industry Research Study,Corporate Board Membermagazine and FTI Consulting Inc. (10th year), 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, Boston, Massachusetts, 2000
Articles, Publications, & Lectures
•Mentioned, Greenberg Traurig announces 2011 promotions, Latin Lawyer, February 2011
Associated News & Events
07.02.14 98 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
09.23.13 The American Lawyer Ranks Greenberg Traurig Miami's Summer Associate Program First Overall Among Miami Firms
09.23.13 Greenberg Traurig Named 'Corporate & Finance Law Firm of The Year (Florida-Based)' at Fifth-Annual Chambers and Partners Latin America Awards for Excellence
05.31.12 Greenberg Traurig Listed as a Top Corporate Firm for the 10th Time in Corporate Board Member magazine
05.07.12 18 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized by Daily Business Review During its 2012 Top Dealmakers of the Year Awards
04.04.12 Greenberg Traurig Team Receives 'Deal of the Year -- Restructuring' Award at Sixth Annual Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year Awards
02.07.12 Greenberg Traurig M&A Practice Jumps in California League Table Rankings
02.01.12 Latin American M&A Spotlight