Profile

Taylor English is a client-first-focused law firm that affords me the flexibility to structure and deliver efficient, creative and result-oriented solutions for my clients’ everyday, “bet the company” and everything-in-between legal and business needs.

Mark I. Sanders is an experienced transactional attorney whose primary focus is on business and real estate law. Mr. Sanders’ practice is national in scope and he has an extensive background in the areas of real estate and finance, such as asset-backed loans and securitization transactions (including capital markets transactions), warehouse lines of credit, accounts receivable sale and hypothecation/loan transactions, real estate and related asset secured loans and other complex credit facility transactions. In addition, his practice also encompasses general corporate and commercial law, inclusive of business entity formation and governance, contracts, beverage alcohol and related licensing and permits, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and debt transactions, secured transactions, trade practice law, marketing law and litigation counseling related to these practice areas. He has had experience in a variety of business and finance transactions for both private and public companies, as well as on behalf of individuals.

Mr. Sanders’ clients have included, for example, developers, lenders, borrowers, restaurateurs, hotel owners and operators, contractors, distributors, professional service providers and entrepreneurs. These clients collectively represent numerous industries, such as hospitality, restaurant, travel, leisure and resort, marketing and promotions, construction, distribution, retail, health care and others. He has published articles and spoken on a variety of topics related to the work that he performs on behalf of his clients.

Prior to joining Taylor English, Mr. Sanders was a shareholder in a midsized Atlanta-based law firm where he practiced for many years and was the co-chair of the firm’s Real Estate and Finance group.

Memberships

State Bar of Georgia, Business and Real Property Law Sections, Member

New York State Bar Association, Member

District of Columbia Bar, Member

American Bar Association, Member

Academy of Hospitality Industry Attorneys, Member

American Resort Development Association, Chairman’s League Member

Practice Highlights

Experience

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Education

University of Miami School of Law, JD, cum laude, 1994

University of Michigan, BA, 1991

Bar Admissions

Georgia

District of Columbia

New York

Courts & Adjudicative Bodies

All Georgia State Courts

Court of Appeals of Georgia

Supreme Court of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

Accolades

Martindale-Hubbell’s highest attorney rating of AV® Preeminent™ (5.0 out 5)

Best Lawyers in America®, 2015

Georgia Super Lawyers, 2013-2015

Georgia Trend Legal Elite, Business Law and Corporate Law, 2013-2014

Member, The University of Miami Law Review