With a practice devoted to M&A, private equity and venture capital investments, and investment fund formation, Mason H. Drake counsels business entities and their owners through all stages of development, from startup, to growth financing, to ultimate sale.
Clients rely on Max’s practical general corporate and transactional advice, in addition to his extensive experience in complex acquisitions and sales, secured debt and structured finance transactions, and employment and compensation arrangements.
Max also represents investment managers and broker-dealers in related transactions as well as in compliance matters with governmental authorities, including the SEC, FINRA and state securities regulators.
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law, 1993, cum laude, Order of the Coif, Northwestern University Law Review, Book Review and Research Editor and Published Contributor
A.B., Harvard University, 1987, magna cum laude
Bar Admissions : Illinois; New York
Community Involvement :
Facets Multimedia, Board Member
United States Court Tennis Association, Board Member