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Firm Profile

Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

Firm Profile


  • One Financial Center
  • Boston
  • Massachusetts
  • USA
  • MA 02111

Firm profile submitted by Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

Chairman: R Robert Popeo
Vice Chairman: Andrew R Urban
Managing Member: Robert I Bodian

Mintz Levin’s 500+ attorneys counsel major public corporations, privately held businesses, entrepreneurs, emerging growth companies, investors and underwriters, directors and officers, medical and academic institutions, and public agencies.


Focus on counseling clients through antitrust issues that affect business relationships, including joint ventures and competitor collaborations, shepherding transactions through the merger review process, and litigating antitrust cases, including criminal matters.

Bankruptcy & Restructuring:
Represents all parties and interests involved in the debtor/ creditor relationship in Chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings as well as buyers in bankruptcy sales and other insolvency proceedings. The national practice representing tax-exempt bondholders and their indenture trustees is considered to be one of the premier bankruptcy and workout practices for tax-exempt securities holders nationwide.

Advises and represents clients in a broad range of regulatory, legislative, and litigation matters before the FCC, Congress, state public utility commissions, Executive Branch agencies, and federal and state courts, as well as on domestic and international business transactions.

Corporate & Securities:
Advises clients internationally, from start-ups with little more than an idea to large multinational companies, venture capital firms and investment banks, and research organizations and institutions, in all stages of the capitalraising process (from start-up funding, to initial public offerings, to continuing debt and equity finance needs, including private placements and public offerings), as well as on corporate governance and compliance, licensing and collaborations, and mergers and acquisitions.

Employment, Labor & Benefits:
Advises employers on complex employment issues, including federal, state and local labor, employment and benefits-related compliance; defending wage and hour, discrimination, and retaliation claims, including class and collective actions; litigating and advising on non-compete and trade secret matters; handling collective bargaining agreements and other labor issues; and counseling on HR policies and practices, including benefit and executive compensation plans and the Affordable Care Act.

Energy & Sustainability:
Mintz Levin was one of the first law firms to develop a practice focused on energy and sustainability innovation. The firm’s energy and sustainability practice has completed more than 500 transactions across energy sectors totaling over $7.5 billion since 2006. Serving more than 250 clients, spanning the ecosystem from emerging companies to large corporations, venture capital and private equity funds, investment banks, project developers, and family offices, the firm is recognized nationally as a leading law firm in the space.

Represents the nation’s most sophisticated corporations in high-profile environmental matters, including the prosecution and defense of complex claims under federal and state environmental laws, the permitting of major energy and infrastructure projects, and the remediation and redevelopment of Brownfields.

Represents public, private and nonprofit health care providers and suppliers, payors, investors, pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies in all stages of commercial development. Attorneys provide a variety of transactional litigation, and regulatory services and advise clients on issues involving accreditation, licensing, and certification; antitrust; clinical trials and FDA regulations; corporate governance; fraud and abuse; health care compliance, reimbursement and other regulatory matters; HIPAA and other laws governing health information privacy and security; and government investigations.

Intellectual Property:
Focus on protecting, licensing and enforcing patents, trademarks, trade secrets and other IP. Approach informed by understanding clients’ industries and appreciation of the strategic advantage a creative and forward-looking portfolio strategy provides. Represent clients before the USPTO, District Courts, International Trade Commission, and other regulatory and administrative agencies and tribunals.

Life Sciences:
Mintz Levin has served as one of the leading law firms to the life sciences industry since the industry’s birth in the 1970s. Today, the firm advises life science companies of every size, from start-ups looking for their first funding to public companies with products on the market, as well as venture capital firms, investment banks, research and academic institutions, and others engaged in the life sciences ecosystem.

Focus on antitrust, bankruptcy, class action, construction, employment, environmental, intellectual property, insurance and reinsurance, product liability and complex tort, real estate, securities, and white collar defense. Clients include closely held corporations, Fortune 100 companies, and multinational corporations, including businesses in the health care, life sciences, financial services, retail & consumer products, and technology industries.

Public Finance:
Represent issuers, conduit borrowers, underwriters, credit enhancers, and other market participants in tax-exempt bond financings in public and private placements. Advise buyers and holders of tax-exempt bonds and their trustees and market participants on related matters, such as synthetic or derivative financial products, post-issuance compliance with tax and securities laws, legislative drafting and monitoring, and general financing. In addition, the firm has a nationally pre-eminent practice representing bondholders and their trustees in maximizing capital recovery on defaulted transactions.

Real Estate:
Represent owners, developers, public and private agencies, lenders, tenants, and landlords across the country in sophisticated real estate acquisitions, dispositions, developments, financings, and leasing transactions. The real estate practice also advises corporations with facilities around the world.


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  • 2029 Century Park East,
  • Suite 1370,
  • Los Angeles,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 90067
  • Tel +1 310 586 3200
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  • San Diego,
  • California
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  • San Francisco,
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  • USA
  • CA 94104
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  • Stamford,
  • Connecticut
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  • Washington, DC,
  • District of Columbia
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  • New York,
  • USA
  • NY 10017
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