CHICAGO (PRWEB) October 23, 2015
Shareholder Sean Bezark from the Chicago office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP spoke Oct. 20, 2015 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, MA in connection with the 2015 National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers (NAREIM) Architectural & Engineering Meetings. Bezark’s presentation was entitled “Environmental Risk on Equity Acquisitions, Vapor Intrusion and Interior Building Application Risks.”
MIT was incorporated by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts April 10, 1861; MIT’s mission is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century by generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge, and working with others to bring this knowledge to bear on the world's great challenges.
NAREIM provides members the opportunity to refine strategy, improve operations, and provoke new thinking through meetings, surveys, and thought leadership activities. Topics for this year’s summit feature key dynamics within the real estate industry including: the state of the market; investment, environmental, operational, and governmental risk; optimizing platforms to meet market and regulatory demands; and new technology approaches and opportunities.
Bezark is a member of Greenberg Traurig’s Real Estate and Environmental practices and focuses his practice primarily on environmental matters for public corporations, privately held companies, banks, lenders, REITs, energy companies, and private equity investment funds. He advises clients on environmental aspects of corporate and real estate transactions, bankruptcy cases, environmental investigations and remediation projects, brownfields development, insurance procurement, and risk and cost allocations.
About Greenberg Traurig's Real Estate Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Real Estate Practice spans 40 years of delivering multidisciplinary legal services for property investment, development and management, as well as real estate finance. The group received the Award for Excellence in Real Estate from Chambers and Partners in 2013 and 2010, and was named Real Estate Practice Group of the Year by Law360 from 2010 to 2013.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice assists clients with issues under the environmental and natural resource laws that affect their businesses. The firm’s attorneys assist in transactions, defend clients in enforcement actions, ensure the understanding and satisfaction of regulatory requirements, prepare for and respond to emergencies, craft approaches for legacy cleanup issues, and develop solutions for product regulation, market access, and environmental policy challenges.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1,900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No. 1 on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at http://www.gtlaw.com.