CHICAGO (PRWEB) July 23, 2015
Kevin P. Ray, of counsel in the Chicago office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been appointed to two prestigious leadership positions within the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Section of International Law. For the second year in a row, Ray was appointed as co-chair of the Art and Cultural Heritage Law Committee. Ray was also appointed as division chair of the Finance Division.
The ABA’s Section of International Law was founded in 1933 to promote interest, activity, and research in international and comparative law. The section’s membership now spans over 90 countries and includes more than 23,000 members. Their mission is to bridge the U.S. and non-U.S. legal communities, help members serve the needs of their international clients, promote substantive international expertise, and strengthen the just implementation of the rule of law.
Ray, a member of Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice, represents artists, art galleries, art collectors, museums, and cultural institutions in a variety of transactions, including consignments, questions of title, provenance, and compliance with national and international law. He advises lenders and debtors on issues unique to art, antiquities, and other cultural property in a variety of lending and commercial transactions. Ray is a frequent contributor to the firm's Cultural Assets Blog.
About Greenberg Traurig's Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice provides clients with the insight and knowledge that come with decades of advisory and litigation experience handling highly complex issues that arise in reorganizations, restructurings, workouts, liquidations and distressed acquisitions and sales as well as cross-border proceedings. The team offers clients a broad multidisciplinary approach supported by a nationally recognized practice that has been engaged in many of the key complex restructurings and bankruptcies of our time.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite and among the most “Tech Savvy.” It was on the 2013-2015 BTI Client Service 30 listings of firms “most recognized by clients for providing excellent client service,” and one of the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard “Power Elite,” based on the nature and strength of its client relationships. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.