Maria's practice is focused on mergers, acquisitions, venture capital/private equity investments, and corporate compliance and governance. Specifically, Maria has experience representing both corporate, private equity and venture capital clients in structuring, negotiating, documenting and closing mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, as well as assisting with the purchase, sale and ongoing representation of portfolio companies.
EducationJ.D., Vanderbilt University Law School, 2013;
LL.B., Centro Universitario de Brasilia (UniCEUB), 2009
Significant AccomplishmentsA private equity client in the purchase of metal finishing companies in California, Washington, Georgia, Oklahoma, and Kansas.
A venture capital client in leading a Series B funding round of a developer and manufacturer of distributed energy management systems.
A corporation in the acquisition of assets out of bankruptcy.
A private equity client in the sale of a trim, lighting and electronics supplier with operations in the United States, Costa Rica, Mexico, Austria and China.
An industry provider of innovative 3-D technology solutions to orthodontic care in convertible note financing rounds.
A corporation in the acquisition of equity and debt securities of various education technology start-ups.
A private equity client in the acquisition of a leading cloud-based payroll services company based in the United Kingdom.
A healthcare non-profit corporation in the acquisition of a group of hospitals with medical centers in Texas.
A venture capital client in multiple equity funding rounds.
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