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Greenberg Traurig’s Erica Okerberg Receives “40 Under 40 Award” from Global Gaming Business Magazine

LAS VEGAS – Oct. 11, 2016 – Erica Okerberg, an associate in the Las Vegas office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been chosen by Global Gaming Business (GGB) Magazine’s advisory board as one of their “40 Under 40.” The entire list of 40 Under 40 honorees will be published in the November issue of GGB Magazine. Honorees were recognized during the Global Gaming Expo at the Emerging Leaders Networking Reception on Sept. 28 in Las Vegas.

“We, here in the Global Gaming Practice of Greenberg Traurig, are very proud of Erica and are happy to see that her hard work has been recognized by Global Gaming Business Magazine,” said Martha A. Sabol, co-chair of the Global Gaming Practice.

Okerberg focuses her practice on gaming law, including licensing and regulatory work; promotional law, including sweepstakes and social gaming; and general corporate matters. Okerberg 's experience includes: preparing and coordinating gaming applications and gaming renewals for individuals and entities in the U.S. and international jurisdictions; representing clients during the preparation and adoption of Nevada gaming regulations; preparing materials for sweepstakes, contests, and other promotional offers; as well as counseling clients regarding social gaming and skill games.

“I am thrilled to be selected by the Global Gaming Business Magazine as one of the ‘40 Under 40.’ This award is not only significant, but a milestone in my career,” Okerberg stated.

GGB magazine, a division of Casino Connection International, is the leading monthly gaming trade publication focusing on the international casino gaming industry. It is the casino industry’s complete source for business information.

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, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. One firm worldwide, GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.