Executive Trustee Member Bio

Michael Mitrione, Gunster, Attorneys at Law

Mike Mitrione is a shareholder of the Gunster law firm; he currently serves as Chair of Gunster's corporate law practice and is also part of the firm's M&A, securities and banking law practices.

He joined Gunster in 1979, after practicing in New York City for four years. He has served as the chair of Gunster's corporate law practice for more than two decades, as well as served on the firm's board of directors.

Mike routinely advises clients on a wide variety of business, corporate, securities and banking law matters. Mike strives to bring a value-oriented, practical, problem-solving approach to all matters.

He has represented companies and investors in a wide variety of industries and at all stages of growth, from private start-up ventures to large public companies. Mike provides strategic counseling for and advises U.S. and foreign-based entities and their directors and officers on mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings, corporate governance and joint ventures. Mike also advises clients on corporate structuring and restructuring; employment, compensation and non-compete arrangements; securities and banking regulatory compliance; and licensing, distribution, sports and other business agreements.

Mike has received recognition from numerous industry publications, including The Best Lawyers in America®, Chambers USA, Super Lawyers, Florida Trend and the South Florida Business Journal.

Mike speaks Italian, so he has particular experience in advising various Italian organizations conducting business in the United States.