WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 13, 2020) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, has added Milton A. Vescovacci as a shareholder in the firm’s corporate law practice. Working from the firm’s Miami office, he brings 20 years of legal experience that further strengthens the firm’s South Florida connections.
Vescovacci brings a holistic approach to his practice and to negotiate and close deals that stems from his days as a banker for multinational money center banks on complex domestic and international transactions. He has counseled companies on the legal operations of their businesses, specifically in sales or acquisitions, other material events and day-to-day operations. He has negotiated and closed numerous secured and unsecured corporate finance and securities transactions, structured financings, venture capital investments, and mergers and company acquisitions. His experience spans numerous industries, including finance, healthcare, real estate and technology, as well as family offices. He has often served as outside general counsel to various companies, both small and medium-sized. His clients include financial institutions, family offices, healthcare providers, domestic and international manufacturers/ wholesalers, private equity firms, online retailers and gaming companies, med-tech companies, founders/ controlling shareholders, and individuals.
At Gunster, Vescovacci will grow his corporate law practice counseling clients in the Miami-area, nationwide and abroad. He will continue to represent clients in a wide range of transactional matters related to general corporate, mergers and acquisitions, structured finance, lending, mortgage banking, securities, venture capital and corporate governance and compliance.
“Milton’s sophisticated finance and business background, coupled with his experience and knowledge as a corporate attorney, is a strong addition to the firm and benefits our current and future clients,” said Bill Perry, managing shareholder of Gunster.
Active in the community, Vescovacci serves on the board of the South Florida Chapter of Autism Speaks and as a board member of The Florida Venture Forum.
Vescovacci earned his J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law and holds a B.S. from Saint John’s University. He is admitted to practice law in the States of Florida, New York and New Jersey and before the U.S. District Court of New Jersey.
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Gunster, Florida’s law firm for business, provides full-service legal counsel to leading organizations and individuals from its 12 offices statewide. Established in 1925, the firm has expanded, diversified and evolved, but always with a singular focus: Florida and its clients’ stake in it. A magnet for business-savvy attorneys who embrace collaboration for the greatest advantage of clients, Gunster’s growth has not been at the expense of personalized service but because of it. The firm serves clients from its offices in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Palm Beach, Stuart, Tallahassee, Tampa, Vero Beach, and its headquarters in West Palm Beach. With over 200 attorneys and 200 committed support staff, Gunster is ranked among the National Law Journal’s list of the 500 largest law firms and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Diverse Law Firms by Law360. More information about its practice areas, offices and insider’s view newsletters is available at www.gunster.com.