Mark Y. Liu
Born in China but raised in the Midwest, Mark Liu started his legal career at Akerman LLP in the Miami office on 2005. After a three-year stint in Hong Kong, helping take Chinese companies public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and focusing on cross-border Asia and US investment and M&A transactions, Liu returned to Akerman (in the LA office) in 2016.
Liu currently represents U.S. and international companies and financial institutions in a wide variety of public and private capital markets transactions, as well as in M&A, joint venture or private equity investment transactions. His experience includes leading offerings of equity in initial public offerings (IPOs), secondary equity offerings, pre-IPO and venture financings, Regulation D, Regulation S and Rule 144A offerings, exchange offers, and other public and private equity and debt offerings, as well as cross-border M&A and investment transactions.