Maria Groeneveld is a partner in Mandelbaum Barrett PC’s corporate practice group.

Maria’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and securities offerings. Maria also has extensive experience assisting clients with employment agreements, commercial leases, license and distribution deals, and construction agreements.

New York

  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1999
  • Earlham College, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, 1994

Veterinary Deal Alert: The National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC Facilitates Multi-Faceted Transaction for Pennsylvania Veterinary Practice

February 20, 2024

Recently, members of our National Veterinary Law Group, including Peter Tanella, Esq., Maria Groeneveld, Esq. and Eileen Funnell, Esq., finished a three-part transaction for owners of a Pennsylvania veterinary practice looking to buy out one of the existing practice owners, form a management services organization (MSO), and bring their practice manager on as an owner […]

Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights Group Achieves Multiple Successes for Clients Using Various Exit Strategies, Led by Partner Vincent J. Roldan

July 12, 2023

Busy start to the summer for our Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights group, especially Partner Vincent J. Roldan. This week, he argued a contested confirmation hearing in the RTW Construction case (Bankr. D.N.J. 21-18595). The court overruled objections and stated it will confirm the Debtor’s Chapter 11 plan of reorganization. In the past couple of weeks, […]

Deal Alert: Members of our National Veterinary Law Group worked with a client on the sale of his veterinary practice under an extremely short timeframe. 

March 14, 2022

In a span of only 18 days, our team was engaged to negotiate and close the deal. Our client sold his South Carolina veterinary practice, which operated in two locations, to a corporate consolidator for a total enterprise value equal to more than $5,000,000. Once engaged, our team immediately conducted extensive financial and legal diligence and negotiated […]

Navigating the Sale of Your Childcare Center: A Comprehensive Guide

March 22, 2024

You Have Decided to Sell Your Childcare Center. Now What? Selling a childcare center can feel daunting even for the most seasoned business owners. Owners may be approached by potential buyers with unsolicited offers or owners may seek their buyers out. In any case, understanding key documents, stages, and potential challenges is essential for a […]

Veterinary Law Newsletter: Volume 26

March 4, 2024

Exciting updates from the National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC! Our newest newsletter has arrived, brimming with invaluable insights tailored for the veterinary industry. Discover informative articles addressing crucial topics for practice owners in 2024, from profit interests to associate contracts and telemedicine. We’re also thrilled to showcase some remarkable partners, including VetInsure, […]

The Lucky 7: Construction Must Have for Owners

November 28, 2023

Managing construction risks is vital for project success. A well-defined construction contract, free of conflicting instructions, is crucial. The "Lucky Seven" clauses, if carefully addressed, set the foundation for a successful project—on time, within budget, and free from design or construction defects. Clear communication in contracts minimizes potential issues, ensuring a smoother process.

Veterinary Law Newsletter: Volume 25

November 3, 2023

Exciting news from the National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC! Our latest newsletter is here, and it’s packed with valuable insights for the veterinary industry. In this issue, you’ll find informative articles covering non-disclosure agreements, associate buy-ins, and crucial cybersecurity and privacy practices for veterinary clinics. We’re also thrilled to showcase the achievements […]


July 6, 2023

Introduction As the veterinary industry continues to evolve, practices are seeking innovative ways to attract and retain talented professionals. Equity interests, such as employee stock options and profits interests, have emerged as compelling forms of compensation. In this article, we delve into the two primary methods used to grant equity to veterinarians: Employee Stock Option […]

Veterinary Law Newsletter: Volume 23

March 23, 2023

Our National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC is excited to release our latest newsletter. In addition to important industry hot topics and recent events, we are excited to spotlight Symbios Animal Health, Patterson Veterinary University and BlackDVM Network in this issue. Read the newsletter here.

National Veterinary Law Group Newsletter: Volume 22

January 3, 2023

As we get ready to close out 2022 and start 2023, we are pleased to bring you our National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC‘s End of Year Newsletter. In this issue, Chair Peter Tanella, Esq. and the Veterinary Law Team bring you articles on hot topics such as “What Does it Mean to Hire the […]

Selling your Veterinary Practice: Improving your Chances for a Successful Closing

December 20, 2022

Veterinary business is big business. In 2019, the U.S. veterinary business was estimated at $51.3 billion. By 2021, the second year of the pandemic, the market had grown to $58.3 billion. Increased pet ownership and more frequent visits to veterinarians were two major reasons for the growth. At the same time, the corporatization of veterinary […]

The National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC to Exhibit at the New York Vet Show

August 29, 2023

The National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC is gearing up for a busy fall. They will be exhibiting at the New York Vet Show on November 8th and 9th at the Javits Center in New York. Make sure to stop by Booth 1313 to say hello.

The National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC to Exhibit at the 2022 NY Vet Show

October 26, 2022

Coming up next week on November 3rd and 4th! The National Veterinary Law Group at Mandelbaum Barrett PC will be exhibiting at the US Vet Shows‘ New York Vet Show at the Javits Center. They are looking forward to connecting with industry friends and colleagues. Make sure to stop by and say hello at Booth #1313.

Winter 2021 Veterinary Newsletter

February 15, 2021

Spring 2020 Veterinary Newsletter

May 29, 2020