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Mark F. McElreath

Alston & Bird LLP

New York, NY, USA

Mark F. McElreath is the leader of the firm's Financial Services & Products Group. His practice focuses on debt and equity securities offerings, both domestic and cross-border, and public and private mergers and acquisitions activities.

Mark has handled a wide variety of securities matters including basic initial public and follow-on offerings of equity securities, as both issuer and underwriter's counsel; Rule 144A and registered offerings of debt securities, and exchange offers for debt securities; and public and private tender offers of equity and debt securities.  In addition, Mark has specific industry experience covering real estate investment trusts (REITs), consumer products and retail sales.

Mark's mergers and acquisitions expertise includes public and private company transactions in a variety of industries and settings, including cross-border business combinations. He has specific and particular experience in mergers and acquisitions activities in the payment processing, investment management, real estate investment trusts, and biopharmaceutical industries.

Mark is listed in The Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers magazine. He received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and his B.B.A., summa cum laude, in accounting, from Mercer University.

Corporate & Finance
Mergers & Acquisitions
Financial Services & Products

Columbia University (J.D., 1991)
Mercer University (B.B.A., 1987)

New York
District of Columbia


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