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Greenberg Traurig Continues Expansion of M&A Practice with Addition of Dmitriy A. Tartakovskiy

NEW YORK – April 21, 2016 –  Dmitriy A. Tartakovskiy has joined global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP in New York City as a shareholder in its Global Corporate M&A Practice. Before joining the firm, Tartakovskiy was counsel at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP.

“During this exciting time of growth, we could not be more thrilled to have Dmitriy join our global M&A team,” said Dennis J. Block, senior chairman of the Global Corporate and M&A Practice. “Dmitriy is a distinguished corporate attorney whose involvement in noteworthy transactions coupled with his understanding of complex issues in M&A and private equity transactions will be an asset to our clients.”

Public and private companies turn to Greenberg Traurig for their multibillion-dollar deals and M&A transactions. The firm has a global reputation for the services provided to companies and entrepreneurs throughout the United States and on a global basis.

“Our Corporate Practice is committed to continuously enhancing our expertise to better serve our clients,” said Patricia Menéndez-Cambó, chair of the firm’s Global Corporate & Securities Practice. “Dmitriy’s experience complements our M&A and Private Equity team and will be an asset to both our domestic and international clients.”

Tartakovskiy focuses his practice on corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions. He represents public and private corporate clients, private equity firms, and investment banks in complex domestic and cross-border transactions in a wide range of industries. His practice includes public and private mergers, stock and asset purchases, divestitures, spin-offs, joint ventures, minority investments, equity financings, and restructurings. He also advises clients on corporate governance, securities, and general corporate law matters.

“Joining Greenberg Traurig was a unique opportunity to which I was drawn because of the firm’s expansive global platform and strong corporate bench. I know these will greatly benefit my clients,” said Tartakovskiy.

Tartakovskiy earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School. He also received a law degree from Moscow Academy of Law and speaks Russian fluently.

Tartakovskiy joins Greenberg Traurig in New York on the heels of  several high profile hires including former New York City Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani, Marc L. Mukasey, and Robert S. Frenchman, in Cybersecurity and Litigation, and Laurence A. Levy in Government Law and Policy. Louis M. Solomon, Hal S. Shaftel, Colin Underwood, and Michael S. Lazaroff, as well as former Associate Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals Susan Phillips Read, recently joined the firm’s Global Litigation Practice in New York.

The Global Corporate & Securities Practice has achieved unprecedented growth during the last year. Shareholders who joined the practice since January 2015 in New York include, Nanette Aguirre, Meredith J. Beuchaw, Todd E. Bowen, Iskender H. Catto, Joseph Cosentino, Christopher R. Machera, Frank Martire, Stephen M. Pepper, Ivan J. Presant, Allan D. Reiss, and Adam S. Tope. Also joining the practice outside of New York were, in Amsterdam, Thédoor Melchers; in Berlin, Dr. Henrik Armah, Claudia Hard, Dr. Josef Hofschroer, and Dr. Peter Schorling; in Chicago, John P. Boelter, Raymond F. Bogenrief, and Stacey T. Kern; in Dallas, Christina A. Tate; in Denver, Thomas B. Romer; in Fort Lauderdale, Flora R. Perez; in Houston, Derek J. Anchondo; in London, Dorothee Fischer-Appelt and Joel Wheeler; in Mexico City, Miguel Flores Bernés, Víctor Manuel Frías Garcés, José Raz Guzmán, and Miguel Moisés; in New Jersey, James A. Dempsey and Seth E. Zuckerman; in Tokyo, Koji Ishikawa and Koichiro Ohashi; and in Washington, D.C., Trevor J. Chaplick and Christopher P. McHugh.

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