About Mark S. Solomon

When private equity firms and business owners need an attorney who can command the respect of a room and cut through roadblocks to achieve their goals, they call on Mark Solomon. Mark, managing partner of Katten's Dallas office, immerses himself in his client's businesses, treats their problems as his own and leads transactions to the finish line. His clients are his partners and his familiarity with his client's goals and operations keeps him one step ahead of the competition.

No learning curve required

Mark and his team don't need a learning curve, which gives his clients an advantage in the fast-paced world of M&A. Clients rely on him to negotiate effectively to get optimal pricing and terms, and they appreciate his personal touch on matters large and small. He also handles securities and corporate finance work for businesses of all sizes, including public companies.

As managing partner of Katten's Dallas office and former national managing partner and CEO of an AmLaw 100 firm, Mark is a business lawyer who understands the needs of his clients. He has been on both sides of the table and understands the unique business environment of North Texas, while representing clients with operations all over the world. His personal relationships with leaders throughout the community give him further insights into relevant business forces in the region and beyond.

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"I have found him to be an outstanding legal adviser but also a very good business adviser, which can be as valuable as the legal advice at times. Mark is the whole package." "Mark is great at finding good solutions."

Chambers USA 2022
(Texas, Corporate/M&A) survey response

Practice Focus

  • Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • Private equity transactions
  • Securities
  • Corporate finance
  • Corporate Governance

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