Merrill Mason

Merrill Mason and his partners at Smith Anderson advise GROUNDFLOOR on corporate matters and securities law pertaining to our offerings.

With extensive experience representing technology and life sciences companies, he represents entrepreneurial and emerging enterprises. Prior to joining Smith Anderson, Merrill co-founded Triangle-based Hutchison + Mason in 1996 where his leadership helped the firm grow to 20 lawyers specializing in meeting the general corporate needs of technology and life sciences companies. Passionate about working with developing entrepreneurs and law students, Merrill has taught as an adjunct instructor at the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and the University of North Carolina School of Law, where he also earned his JD.