Top 50: Americas M&A Lawyers

“Distinction in Dealmaking”

Published exclusively by Global M&A Network, the 9th annual list profiles highly respected, successful, and innovative group of 50 lawyers from the Americas mergers and acquisitions communities. 96 firms and 540 lawyers were evaluated for the current A-list.

All transactions are truly a team effort. Inclusion in the A-list also validates the firms’ leadership and record of closing value-creating transactions irrespective of deal size. We have range of identifiable criteria for making the often-hard editorial decisions.

Congratulations: Top 50 M&A Lawyers, and the firm’s they represent!

Adam M. Givertz

Adam advises corporate clients, private equity sponsors and pension funds in connection with public M&A as well as private acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures across variety of industries. He also advises boards of directors and special committees in connection with strategic review processes and engagements with activist investors.

Mark I. Greene

Mark focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and securities matters, including advising on cross‑border and domestic transactions, private equity deals, complex restructuring transactions, proxy fights, takeover defense and hedge fund activism across a broad range of industries.

David M. Grinberg

David focuses on M&A and private equity, including tender offers, proxy contests, hostile takeovers and special committee representation. He advises sophisticated buyers and sellers in significant strategic transactions and serves a range of clients from family-owned businesses to exchange-listed companies and multi-national corporations.

Eric Grossman

Eric focuses his practice on private equity, leveraged buyouts, growth equity and venture capital investments, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions and counseling emerging growth companies with respect to general corporate and securities law matters. He also has experience representing issuers with respect to their initial public offerings.

Joseph D. Hatina

Joe has advised private equity funds and private businesses on hundreds of closed transactions over the past 20 years and prides himself on being a pragmatic, solutions-oriented deal advisor. He has experience in leveraged buyouts, venture capital transactions, financial and corporate restructurings, debt and equity financings, and general corporate counseling.

Tammy is experienced in a wide range of corporate and securities matters with an emphasis on advising clients in public offerings, private placements, M&A transactions, periodic reporting and compliance matters, and proxy contests. Her experience also includes advising boards of directors and their committees on disclosure, governance and compliance matters arising out of Securities and Exchange Commission regulations.

Jamie Kathleen Leigh

Jamie’s practice is in its high-profile variety – a curated mix of cutting-edge public, private, buy-side, sell-side and multi-industry clients. She also regularly counsel’s takeover and activist defense engagements, proxy contests, joint ventures, strategic equity investments, and founder and management teams.

Maurizio Levi-Minzi

Maurizio is an M&A lawyer with 30+ years of experience advising clients in complex joint ventures and cross-border acquisitions of a broad variety of assets in sectors such as energy, asset management infrastructure and consumer products. He has led transactions in Latin America, the United States, Europe and Asia for private equity groups and strategic investors.

Paola Lozano

Paola M&A practice focuses on cross-border transactions throughout the Americas and globally, including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital transactions. Her clients include Fortune 500 companies, multinationals, multi-latinas, private equity and venture capital funds, family offices and privately held companies.

Mitchell S. Nussbaum

Mitch also serves as co-chair of the firm’s Capital Markets and Corporate Department. His practice focuses on representing emerging growth companies, investment banks, SPACs, PIPEs and variety of private placements transactions. He also negotiates acquisitions, mergers, going-private transactions, reverse mergers, etc., and has represented issuers and underwriters in hundreds of SPAC public offerings and business combinations for over 20 years.