Vice President of Corporate Transactions; Executive Director, Atlanta
3390 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
J.D., Georgia State University College of Law, cum laude
LL.M., University of Georgia
German Law Degree, University of Passau
Mona Maerz serves as the Vice President of Counsel On Call’s Corporate Transactions Group. In this capacity, she oversees a division that specializes in M&A due diligence, divestiture preparations, and contract abstraction and negotiation. The Corporate Transactions Group is focused on delivering a high-quality product, cost-effectively and on-time, with expertise that is so well matched to our clients’ needs that they can plug our teams into their deals and processes at any stage of a legal engagement.
She also serves as Executive Director of the company’s Atlanta office.
While in private practice, Mona’s main area of practice was corporate law, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, commercial contracts, and real estate. She has experience in local, national, and international acquisitions and divestitures in a variety of industries, including media, food, chemicals, and construction with deal values ranging from $1 million to $4.6 billion, as well as complex commercial real estate transactions. In addition to advising her U.S. clients, she assisted a number of German and other European companies with establishing and operating their U.S. businesses in a variety of industries.
Mona formerly served as in-house corporate counsel for Cumulus Media Inc., where she assisted the general counsel in all legal matters. Prior to that, she practiced with Jones Day for more than seven years.
She frequently works with the Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta as a speaker at seminars on the legal responsibilities of board members and other matters, including nonprofit best practices and governance. She holds law degrees in the United States and Germany and is admitted to practice in Georgia, New York, and Germany.