M&A and Corporate Finance
Hogan Lovells is a global legal practice that helps corporations, financial institutions, and governmental entities across the spectrum of their critical business and legal issues globally and locally. We have over 2,500 lawyers operating out of more than 40 offices in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Hogan Lovells has a team of more than 400 M&A lawyers who regularly handle M&A transactions domestically and across the globe, ranging from small/middle market transactions to multibillion dollar cross-border deals. In the past four years, our lawyers have advised on more than 1,000 transactions in a wide variety of industries, with an aggregate value in excess of US$580 billion. The strength of our platform and the extensive scale of our international M&A capability has resulted in Hogan Lovells being ranked among the leading law firms for global M&A in rankings by Bloomberg, Mergermarket, and Thomson Reuters.
Mark Mazo is a senior M&A partner and is a leader in developing the Hogan Lovells firm-wide M&A practice. Mark acts as a senior counsellor to some of the firm’s major clients, and he works regularly in the Paris and Middle East offices. Mark’s work focuses on cross-border transactions with particular emphasis on strategic and financial investments, joint ventures, and acquisitions for international investors from the Middle East and for European companies. Mark’s experience includes extensive representation of major Middle East investors and European companies in mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments, and alliances in Western Europe, the United States, and the Middle East. His practice involves structuring, negotiating, and executing complex investment, acquisition, and divestiture strategies, including the development of joint operating and commercial arrangements among strategic partners, and the purchase and sale of multinational businesses. Mark has experience structuring, negotiating, and implementing numerous cross-border joint ventures, and he has taught extensively in the field.