Mr. Stavropoulos is Counsel to Hoban Law Group. He was originally trained as an economist at Boston University where he achieved his Bachelors of Arts at the age of 20 years old. He also holds an M.B.A. in finance as well as a Juris Doctor from Fordham University where he completed his studies in 3 ½ years. Mr. Stavropoulos is also a member of the New York State Bar.
Mr. Stavropoulos has had a career decades long in the capital markets ranging from rating transactions to managing fixed income at a hedge fund. He is an alumnus from Standard & Poor’s, Kroll Bond Ratings, and Sailfish Capital. Having a desire to exercise his legal skills, Mr. Stavropoulos has been advising clients regarding matters that include the litigation (civil and criminal), commercial transactions, corporate governance, and real estate. Some of his clients are in the Cannabis and hemp industries where he advises on matters that include legal, financial, corporate governance and strategy. What makes Mr. Stavropoulos unique is that he has advised clients how to raise capital using a multitude of methods ranging from equity to structured finance in the cannabis space. Mr. Stavropoulos has also written a white paper that has been deemed by the rating agencies to be a very viable structure to obtain securitized financing in the cannabis space.