Milton is a shareholder in GrayRobinson’s Miami office and chairs the Miami office’s Corporate Practice. Milton concentrates in general corporate, corporate and structured finance, lending, mortgage banking, securities, venture capital, private equity, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance and compliance. He has experience in various industries, including banking, finance, mortgage (residential, multifamily and commercial), real estate, automobile, aviation, maritime and admiralty, gaming, timeshare, securities, hospitality, restaurant, retail, technology, sports, entertainment, franchising, beverage and spirits, logistics and transportation and fashion and education.
Milton represents domestic and foreign companies of all sizes with U.S. operations or distribution points of all sizes in a variety of legal matters, including general corporate, commercial, real estate leasing and purchases, intellectual property, licensing, franchising, corporate governance, distribution and compliance, and serves as outside general counsel to several medium and small-sized companies.
Milton represents lenders and borrowers in single lender and syndicated secured and unsecured credit facilities, loan warehousing facilities structured as lines of credit, repurchase or reverse repurchase facilities, asset- or receivables-based credit or purchase facilities, loan participations, conduit or nonrecourse commercial mortgage loan financings, project financings, and letters of credit. Milton represents sellers and purchasers in whole loan pool sales of various asset classes. He also represents banks and financial institutions in hedging instruments, swaps and derivatives contracts with broker-dealer counterparties. Milton also represents lenders in workouts and loan restructurings and disposition of distressed loans or assets.
Milton represents issuers, underwriters and trustees in capital market transactions such asset- and mortgage-backed securities, corporate debt offerings, tenders and exchange offers, and cross-border offerings. Milton has experience in Troubled Asset Relief Program capital securities transactions and in the creation and sale of Government Sponsored Enterprises and Agency securities.
Milton represents issuers, private equity funds and hedge funds in all aspects of the issuer’s or fund’s activities, from formation to capital raisings and offerings, from corporate governance to acquisitions and mergers and joint ventures, and in liquidation and dissolution. He also represents investors and limited partners in domestic and offshore investment funds.
Milton represents buyers and sellers in the sale or merger of business operations. He also advises members of the board of directors and controlling shareholders (in closely held companies) on corporate governance matters and other matters affecting the client.
Milton represents talent and production companies in entertainment law matters including music, film and television contracts; distribution; financing; procurement and defense of intellectual property rights; royalties; company formation; and tax.
Milton has represented U.S. companies with compliance with OFAC regulations related to Cuba and is a regular speaker about the topic of US-Cuba relations in business or legal conferences and roundtables.