Mr. Mansfield, an attorney and Founding Partner of Mansfield Bronstein, PA has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1995. He has served as chief executive and president of several public and private companies for more than twenty years. In 2013, Gary was selected as one of the Most Effective Lawyers in the category of Distressed Real Estate for Mansfield Bronstein’s victory on behalf of the Peninsula Condominium Association against U.S. Bank.
Mr. Mansfield earned a bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania; a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law; and his Master of Business Administration in finance from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business. Mr. Mansfield has also completed all course work for a doctorate in Health Services from Nova Southeastern University. Additionally, Mr. Mansfield is currently pursuing a Masters of Law degree in Elder Law at Stetson University School of Law.
Mr. Mansfield, a real estate developer, has been a principal of multiple entities which have acquired commercial, residential and multi-family properties. On behalf of these entities, and those of his clients, Mr. Mansfield has negotiated in excess of one hundred million dollars worth of bank loans, or modifications and renewals thereof, with both state and federally chartered lenders.
Prior to his career in real estate, Mr. Mansfield was employed as the Director of Mergers and Acquisitions for National Medical Health Card Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NMHC), a leading pharmacy benefit management company with revenues approaching one billion dollars. Prior to this position, Mr. Mansfield was employed as the President and Chief Operating Officer of NMHC Mail Order, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical and mail order pharmacy, wholly-owned by NMHC.
Before joining NMHC, Mr. Mansfield was Director of Investment Banking at Capitalink, LLC, where he provided clients with strategic guidance and assistance in implementing mergers and acquisition, as well as debt and equity financings. Thereafter, Mr. Mansfield was an advisory and investment professional at Barnett & Partners, LLC, a New York-based merchant bank dedicated to strategic advisory, wealth management and specialty investment opportunities.
Mr. Mansfield has previously held senior management and board of director positions at several healthcare companies including Best Generics., Inc. (sold to Ivax Corp. AMEX:IVX), Medical Containment Systems, Inc. (sold to ProxyMed, Inc. NASDAQ:PILL), ProxyMed, Inc, and PlanVista, Inc (NASDAQ:PVST). In the various positions he has held, Mr. Mansfield has helped these companies in raising capital through a variety of structures, including initial public offerings, private placements for private and public entities, and reverse merger transactions. Mr. Mansfield also provided many of these entities with the development of corporate strategic initiatives, as well as legal guidance.
Mr. Mansfield donates his time by serving as a member of the Board of Directors of the non-profit organization, the Children’s Bereavement Center (CBC), which provides support for children who suffer the loss of a parent or other loved one. Mr. Mansfield also serves as the Vice Chairman of the Executive Committee at the CBC.