Corporate attorney Mariel J. Giletto has joined Flaster Greenberg as a shareholder in its Business and Corporate Department. Giletto will be headquartered in the firm’s Cherry Hill, NJ office, primarily focusing her practice on representing and advising companies through all aspects of the business life cycle. Prior to joining the firm, Giletto was a shareholder at Parker McCay P.A. where she served as chair of their Corporate Department.
“Mariel’s excellent reputation in the business community and extensive experience with handling complex business transactions makes her an outstanding addition to the firm,” said Steven S. Poulathas, Co-Managing Shareholder at Flaster Greenberg. “We are always searching for top notch attorneys like Mariel to join our team and are thrilled she decided to grow her practice by joining Flaster Greenberg. Our clients, who include high-net-worth families, businesses and entrepreneurs, will find Mariel to be a tremendous asset.”
Acting as outside counsel and trusted advisor for her clients for more than 15 years, Giletto works alongside business owners and their C-level executives to develop efficient strategies to protect, prevent, and solve the challenges many businesses encounter. She represents and advises companies through all aspects of the business life cycle, beginning with business formation, growth and investment strategy including financing and real estate transactions, corporate governance and compliance, to tactical exit strategies. She has a track record of successful outcomes for her business clients who operate in an array of industries including, manufacturing, life sciences, banking, academia and gaming.
"I am extremely excited to be joining Flaster Greenberg,” said Giletto. “They are a business firm with an entrepreneurial spirit and have a dynamic and talented group of lawyers whose practices really compliment mine. I look forward to working collaboratively with others in the corporate department and firm wide to further expand the firm’s robust corporate practice."
Licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Giletto received her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 2006 and her B.S. in Finance from Rutgers University in 2002. A longtime member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, she previously served as law clerk to the Honorable Steven P. Perskie, Superior Court of New Jersey, Atlantic County, Civil Division, and Cape May County, Chancery Division. Throughout her career, she has been named one of the Best 50 Women in Business by NJBiz, is the recipient of the 20 Under 40 award by SJBiz and is a member of the Burlington County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Burlington County Times Emerging Leaders Class of 2017.
Giletto is the latest in a series of additions to Flaster Greenberg. Throughout the past 19 months, the firm has experienced a significant uptick in lateral hiring activity, having brought on a total of 24 attorneys since January 2020, expanding strategic practice and geographic areas such as Business and Corporate, Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Insurance Counseling and Recovery as well as increasing our southern Florida footprint.
“Flaster Greenberg’s strategy is to grow methodically by selectively attracting strong laterals that complement our existing practice strengths. This approach has proven beneficial to both the firm and our clients,” said Poulathas. “Our recent shareholder additions allow us to more fully serve our clients with a continuing depth and breadth of services.”