Kara L. MacCullough

Kara L. MacCullough


Greenberg Traurig LLP

Recognized since 2012

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Practice Areas

Corporate Compliance Law

Corporate Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

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Kara L. MacCullough focuses her practice on advising public and private companies on corporate and securities law issues surrounding corporate finance transactions and mergers and acquisitions, including private and public securities offerings (IPOs, follow-on and secondary offerings, convertible notes offerings, PIPEs, high-yield debt and Regulation S/offshore offerings), exchange/tender offers, asset and stock purchases and other commercial transactions in the United States and abroad. She has served as issuer's counsel in connection with over $10 billion in equity and debt offerings and debt tender offers by public companies in the past three years and has experience with international business transactions including cross-border tender offers.

Kara also counsels public companies on corporate governance, executive compensation, director responsibilities and fiduciary duties. Her merger and acquisitions experience involves the full range of M&A transactions, including public company mergers, private company acquisitions and dispositions, strategic investments, going private transactions, special committee representation and tender offers.

Kara represents public companies in connection with their acquisition of public and private companies. Kara's clients have included companies in the telecommunications, retail, restaurant, transportation, life sciences, financial services, media and entertainment, utilities and information technology industries.

Locations

  • 401 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 2000
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
  • Three Brickell City Centre, Suite 1100
    98 Southeast Seventh Street
    Miami, FL 33131

Languages

  • Spanish

Education

  • Wellesley College, BA, graduated 1986

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, The Florida Bar

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association - Member

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2023 - Corporate Law Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2023 - Securities / Capital Markets Law Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2021 - Securities / Capital Markets Law

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Corporate Law, Fort Lauderdale (2023)
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law, Fort Lauderdale (2023)
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law, Fort Lauderdale (2021)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law

Special Focus

  • Acquisitions
  • Corporate
  • Finance

Awards:

  • Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2010
  • "Top Dealmakers of the Year," Daily Business Review, 2011 winner; 2007-2010 finalist
  • Chambers USA Guide, 2006-2013
  • Daily Business Review, "Top Dealmaker of the Year - Corporate Finance Category," 2013
  • Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of "America‚Äôs Best Corporate Law Firms," 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013

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