Marisa Mato

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Marisa Mato is a real estate finance attorney in Holland & Knight's Charlotte office. Ms. Mato's practice is focused on the representation of national commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) and other fixed-income lenders on financing transactions involving issues surrounding the capital markets industry.

Ms. Mato has experience in advising clients on the financing and acquisition of multifamily housing, shopping centers, commercial office buildings and other various types of commercial properties.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Mato focused on representing management in labor and employment litigation.

During law school, Ms. Mato clerked for the Honorable Monte C. Richardson of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida and the Honorable Thomas M. Jaworski of the Eighth Judicial Circuit of Florida.


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • University of Florida, B.A., Major in Criminology and Law; Minor in Leadership, cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • North Carolina
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association, Social and Networking Committee
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Florida Journal of International Law, Executive Editor at Large, 2018-2019
  • Law Association for Women, University of Florida Levin College of Law, Treasurer, 2018-2019
Spoken Languages
  • Albanian