CHICAGO (PRWEB) November 19, 2015
John P. Boelter has joined the Chicago office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as a shareholder in the Corporate & Securities Practice. Prior to joining the firm, he was a partner with Mayer Brown LLP.
Boelter will continue to focus his practice on corporate matters. He represents purchasers and sellers of domestic, foreign, and multinational businesses in complex public and private mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures, strategic alliances, venture capital, and other private equity investments, financings, recapitalizations, and reorganizations. Boelter also has substantial experience with international transactions, focusing on Europe, Asia, and South America.
“John is a terrific and accomplished transactional lawyer who is committed to bringing his clients exceptional service and sophisticated guidance. We believe he will be a perfect fit at Greenberg Traurig, and we are delighted to welcome him to the firm,” said Peter H. Lieberman, deputy chair of the Global Corporate & Securities Practice. “John is yet another example of the high caliber talent we are bringing to Greenberg Traurig as we continue to strategically build our Corporate Practice, both in Chicago and throughout the firm.”
Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities Practice comprises more than 400 lawyers who advise public and privately held companies on global mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, private equity and venture capital, underwritten and syndicated offerings, commercial finance and syndicated lending, cross-border transactions, and general corporate matters. The group’s industry experience includes transactions in a wide range of fields, from the pharmaceutical, medical devices, and life sciences fields, to representations involving clients in the aviation, banking, energy, health care, manufacturing, technology, and telecommunications sectors.
Boelter earned his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School, and his B.A., from the University of Minnesota.
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.