Practice Areas
  • University of North Carolina, J.D., 1984, Note and Comment Editor, North Carolina Law Review, 1983-84
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1981, Phi Beta Kappa
Bar & Court Admissions
  • North Carolina
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District, North Carolina

Marc D. Bishop

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2000 Renaissance Plaza
230 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
T: (336) 271-3129
F: (336) 232-9129

Marc Bishop's practice is concentrated in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and general business representation. He represents operating businesses, business owners, entrepreneurs, borrowers, lenders, issuers and investors. Further, he has handled over 150 mergers and acquisitions and over 100 private equity investments, ranging from purchases and sales of small, closely held and family owned businesses to complex transactions for private and public companies involving purchase prices and financing of up to $600 million. 

Marc serves as the general corporate counsel to a variety of companies, providing and coordinating legal services meeting the needs of operating businesses, including services relating to organizational structure, contracts and leases, equity and debt financing, ownership and licensing of intellectual property, labor and employment, executive compensation, commercial real estate, commercial disputes, succession planning, and ownership and operation of aircraft. 

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized by "Legal Elite" as Corporate Counsel in Business North Carolina magazine, (2005-2006, 2014-2015)
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law (Lawyer of the Year 2015), Commercial Finance Law, Commercial Transactions/UCC Law, Corporate Law, and Mergers & Acquisitions Law (2003-2015)
  • Recognized as a North Carolina "Super Lawyer" in Business/Corporate Law, Law & Politics magazine (2007-2009, 2012-2014)

Professional & Community Activities

  • Member, Board of Advisors, Elon University School of Law
  • Past Member, Board of Directors, UNC Law Foundation
  • Past Chair, Audit Committee, UNC Law Foundation
  • Member, Alumni Engagement Committee, UNC Law Alumni Association
  • Past Member, Alumni Outreach and Professional Development Subcommittee, UNC Law Alumni Association
  • Member, Past Secretary and Council Member, Business Law Section, North Carolina Bar Association
  • Past President, Young Lawyers Division, Greensboro Bar Association
  • Member and Past President, Nat Green Kiwanis Club
  • Past Chair, Board of Directors, Youth Focus
  • Member, Greensboro Sports Council
  • Past Member, Entrepreneurship Committee, Action Greensboro
  • Past Vice President and Secretary, Hospice at Greensboro Membership Council
  • Past Member, Administrative and Finance Committee, Westminster Presbyterian Church
  • Graduate, Leadership Greensboro
  • A variety of activities for area non-profit organizations