Moore & Van Allen Law Firm, Attorneys
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  • B.A., Wake Forest University, 1993, cum laude
  • M.B.A., Wake Forest University, 1998
  • J.D., Wake Forest University, 1998, magna cum laude
  • North Carolina, 1998
100 North Tryon Street
Suite 4700
Charlotte, NC 28202-4003

Marcus S. Lee

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Marcus Lee is a seasoned corporate attorney with extensive experience in counseling companies on raising private and venture capital, licensing and protecting software, trademarks, patents and other intellectual property, and structuring, negotiating and documenting complex business contracts, acquisitions and joint ventures.  Lee works with many start-up and emerging growth companies as well as Fortune 500 companies.

Of Note

  • Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Law, 2021
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2009-2010
  • A principal and founder of Warrior Golf Club, a public/private golf course in Landis, NC
  • Member of Board of Directors, Charlotte Rescue Mission
  • Member of Board of Directors, Rotary Club of Charlotte
  • Former Member of Board of Directors, Ventureprise (f/k/a The Ben Craig Center), a non-profit business incubator committed to helping entrepreneurs develop their small businesses into economic leaders within the Charlotte region 
  • Elder, Bethel Presbyterian Church
  • Math Tutor, Charlotte Rescue Mission

Representative Matters

  • Represented national bank in its acquisitions of ten insurance agencies, including its $570 million acquisition of a large property, casualty and life insurance agency.
  • Represented publicly-held textile company in structuring, negotiating and closing acquisitions and joint ventures in China, India, The Netherlands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Brazil, Slovenia and Mexico.
  • Represented large healthcare company in its acquisition of the healthcare informatics division of a publicly-traded company.
  • Represented Fortune 500 company in negotiating over 1,000 technology agreements, including with Microsoft, BEA, SAS, CISCO, EMC, Oracle, IBM and Google.
  • Represented start-up and merging growth software companies in raising over $500 million of private capital.

Professional Affiliations

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • American Bar Association