Philadelphia (PRWEB) January 15, 2015
Shareholders Laura McAllister Cox and Tara K. Gorman of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP recently joined Drexel University’s Center for Hospitality and Sport Management Advisory Board.
The Advisory Board is comprised of exceptional leaders in the culinary, hospitality, and sport industries who are committed to advancing the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management. Members provide strategic input regarding the college’s mission, goals and initiatives, share insights regarding industry trends and developments, and promote the Center within the business community.
McAllister Cox, a member of the firm’s Global Gaming Group, focuses her practice on gaming-related corporate, regulatory, licensing, and product compliance matters, as well as other legal issues. She represents casino operators, gaming manufacturers and distributors, and casino employees in wide variety of regulatory, licensing, and litigation matters.
Gorman, a member of the firm’s Hospitality Group, focuses on general commercial real estate transactions, including commercial real estate acquisitions and sales, hotel acquisitions, operations, development and finance, office leasing, various financing transactions involving lender and borrower representation and telecommunications, and access matters on behalf of building owners and managers. She counsels clients, both domestically and internationally, in the hotel, restaurant, and food service industries.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Global Gaming Group
Greenberg Traurig’s Global Gaming Group focuses not only on casino operations, but also addresses lotteries, pari-mutuel wagering, charitable gaming, tribal gaming, and Internet gaming, where permitted by law. Members of the group have varied backgrounds and are located throughout the firm’s offices, allowing them to assist gaming clients in this highly regulated industry across multiple U.S. jurisdictions and internationally. The group’s focus includes the representation of casino owners, operators and executives, gaming manufacturers and suppliers, private equity firms and investment banks on gaming related matters.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Hospitality Group
Greenberg Traurig’s Hospitality Group advises developers, owners and operators of hotel, resort and club properties, as well as governments, private government corporations, governmental and private financial institutions, and financial consultants on virtually all aspects of their involvement in the hospitality industry in the United States, the Americas, and overseas. Our multidisciplinary team brings corporate, real estate, tax and environmental attorneys together with recognized industry leaders experienced in the development and financing of hotel and resort properties, as well as the design and implementation of club and resort membership programs.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.