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Greenberg Traurigs Kara Hendricks Appointed to Advisory Board of Special Olympics of Nevada

LAS VEGAS – April 9, 2020 –Shareholder Kara B. Hendricks of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP was appointed to the Advisory Board of Special Olympics of Nevada, an organization committed to providing year-round sports training and competition in Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. 

“I feel privileged to accept a leadership role in such an incredible organization,” said Hendricks. “Despite postponements of events due to the current COVID-19 crisis, I am impressed by the organization’s commitment to its mission and the innovative solutions it has put into place to emerge stronger than ever and provide a positive impact on those we serve.”

Hendricks has a broad range of experience in litigating matters as well as working with companies to resolve disputes outside of the litigation context. She is experienced representing businesses in all manners of contract disputes, litigating products liability matters, handling catastrophic injury cases, defending civil rights claims, litigating employment non-compete agreements, handling derivative suits, and resolving property and construction defect disputes.  She also counsels charter schools and insurance clients regarding statutory and administrative issues and represents such clients in proceedings before Nevada regulatory bodies. 

Deeply involved in the community, she also represents pro bono clients in the foster care system in Nevada and has been recognized by the Federal Supreme Court of Ethiopia for providing pro bono work to the Child Justice Project Office (“CJPO”).

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