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Greenberg Traurig Expands Corporate Practice in Las Vegas, Adds Mike Shalmy

LAS VEGAS – Nov. 5, 2020 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has expanded its Corporate Practice in Las Vegas with the return of Mike Shalmy as of counsel. Shalmy worked in Greenberg Traurig’s Las Vegas office from 2009 to 2014 and rejoins the firm after serving as Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Diamond Resorts International, Inc.

“Mike’s deep experience in corporate law, both in the law firm and corporate counsel settings, will further strengthen our practice in Nevada. He will be a great asset to our firm and clients,” said Alan I. Annex, co-chair of the Global Corporate Practice.

“We are excited to welcome Mike back to our Las Vegas office,” Las Vegas Co-Managing Shareholders Michael J. Bonner and Jim Mace noted in a joint statement. “Adding experienced talent like Mike is just one example of how we are continuously looking to elevate the GT client experience in Las Vegas.”

Shalmy focuses his practice on corporate and commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, public securities offerings, private placements, and a variety of financing, acquisition, and restructuring transactions for publicly held and privately held business entities. He also advises publicly held companies on disclosure obligations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including the preparation of annual reports to stockholders, proxy statements, and annual and quarterly periodic reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

“I am excited to join Greenberg Traurig’s highly regarded Corporate Practice,” said Shalmy. “The firm’s international platform and collaboration make this a great fit as I move back into private practice.”

About Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate Practice comprises more than 450 lawyers in the United States, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America who regularly advise public and privately held companies, entrepreneurs and investment funds 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, consumer products, energy, food and beverage, health care, manufacturing, media, technology, and telecommunications sectors.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Las Vegas Office: Greenberg Traurig’s Las Vegas attorneys counsel clients in appellate, construction, corporate and securities, entertainment, gaming, government law and policy, intellectual property, litigation, and real estate matters.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT), has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: