Lorie Mason focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, sales of businesses and general corporate advice. She is a certified public accountant and began her career as a tax accountant in the New Orleans, Louisiana office of KPMG.

Prior to beginning her legal career, Ms. Mason had significant and diverse experience working in the finance and tax industries, including structuring complex tax-exempt mortgage revenue bond transactions for state housing agencies, performing tax services for a variety of public and private business entities, and assisting in management and sale of several small family businesses.

Ms. Mason was named as a top "Dealmaker" of 2008 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.

Professional & Community Activities

American Bar Association, Member

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member

Florida Law Review, Former Member


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D. (2004)
    magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • University of Alabama, Masters of Tax Accounting (1986)
  • University of Alabama, B.S., Accounting (1985)

Bar Admissions

  • Florida (2005)
  • Georgia (2005)

Who We Are

Suite 2800, 1100 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
t +1 404.815.6116
f +1 404.541.3398

Lorie A. Mason

Experience Highlights

Acquisition for Acuity Brands Inc.
Served as buyer's counsel for Acuity Brands Lighting Inc., one of the world's leading providers of lighting fixtures and related products and more
Public offering for Superior Essex Inc.
Represented Superior Essex Inc. in an $86 million secondary public offering of common stock. more
Acquisition of General Electric's Hydro Equipment Business
Represented Andritz AG in the acquisition of the hydro power equipment business of General Electric, including GE’s majority interest in GE Hydro more
Asset sale of Greenleaf Environmental Group's environmental remediation business
Represent Greenleaf Environmental Group in the asset sale of its environmental remediation business including the sale of its solid waste processing more