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The lawyers at McCarthy Lebit are top in their field. They are recognized by their peers and respected in the legal community. Their passion for law and commitment to clients has yielded landmark results, verdicts and transactions.

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Michael Makofsky

Michael D. Makofsky


Michael D. Makofsky is a principal at McCarthy Lebit. He represents a broad range of financial institutions and financial service providers, including banks, private equity funds, commercial finance companies and mezzanine lenders.  Micheal counsels borrowers, agents and syndicate members in commercial finance transactions ranging from large transactions to single-lender, single-borrower transactions.  He has significant experience in asset based lending, cash flow lending, multi-state, multi-currency and cross-border secured financing, financing secured by unusual types of collateral, ESOP loans, letter of credit facilities, health care financing, bond financing, and other capital transactions.

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Since our formation in 1959, McCarthy Lebit has evolved from a boutique tax and business firm to a full service law firm that offers a wide array of legal services to our clients. We provide personalized and responsive solutions to individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, as well as larger corporations. Our growth has not compromised our attorneys’ dedication or our ability to manage complex legal matters expeditiously, economically and conscientiously.

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At McCarthy Lebit, we are different than other firms. What makes our nationally acclaimed law firm unique is our entrepreneurial spirit, team effort and nimble approach. That’s why for more than 55 years our clients have trusted us with their most important legal needs.


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