Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 28, 2013
The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced that Jodi R. Goodheart has joined its Las Vegas office as a shareholder.
Goodheart, with more than 30 years of experience, focuses her practice on business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and real estate law. She has served as counsel to lenders, borrowers, buyers, sellers, and developers in many types of financing, acquisitions and dispositions, and real estate development matters. Goodheart served as outside general counsel to a Nevada-based gaming company for more than ten years and has represented outside directors serving on special committees of boards of directors of publicly held and privately held companies.
“Jodi is an exceptional addition to the Las Vegas office and an example of the firm’s ongoing effort to attract the best talent in the legal marketplace,” said Michael J. Bonner, managing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Las Vegas office. “Her experience in handling complex transactional matters makes her a great asset to help us serve our clients in Las Vegas, the state of Nevada and beyond.”
Goodheart earned her J.D. from George Washington University and her B.A., magna cum laude, from Arizona State University. She is a Fellow to the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL) and a member of the Clark County and American Bar Associations. She is routinely ranked in Best Lawyers in America®, Mountain States Super Lawyers and has achieved the highest rating – AV® Preeminent – by Martindale Hubbell. She is admitted to practice in Nevada and the District of Columbia.
Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities Practice is comprised of more than 350 lawyers in more than 30 offices. The group provides advice and services to public and privately held companies and entrepreneurs throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. The team brings together the strategic business, legal and market experience needed to manage and close the most complex transactions and provides practical counsel on day-to-day operations.
Greenberg Traurig’s corporate team was named a "National Tier 1" Law Firm for Securities/Capital Markets Law, Banking and Finance Law, Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Law in the U.S. News and Best Lawyers, Best Law Firm Rankings for 2011. They were also ranked the No. 2 Investor Law Firm ranked by the number of PIPEs transactions advised in 2012 by PrivateRaise, a service of DealFlow Media, in the Year-end 2012 PIPE Market League Tables.
Greenberg Traurig’s Real Estate Practice includes more than 200 real estate lawyers who deliver multidisciplinary legal solutions for property investment, development and management, as well as real estate finance. The practices’ client base comprises a broad range of property developers, lenders, investment managers, opportunity funds, Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), and private owners. The attorneys advise clients on a variety of matters involving diverse forms of commercial, recreational and residential real estate. In 2013, the Greenberg Traurig Real Estate team received the Chambers USA Award for Excellence.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 36 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. In the U.S., the firm has more offices than any other among the Top 10 on The National Law Journal's 2012 NLJ 250. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.