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Lorraine Tyson to Speak at Women in Public Finance Conference

CHICAGO – Sept. 17, 2021Lorraine M. Tyson, a Chicago-based shareholder in global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Public Finance & Infrastructure Practice, will speak at the 25th Annual Women in Public Finance Conference. The conference is an opportunity for women in the public finance field to gather and discuss timely topics and will take place Sept. 23-24 in Chicago. Tyson, a past member of the board of directors of Women in Public Finance, focuses her practice on public private partnerships and public finance transactions and government law.

The Diversity Equity & Inclusion (DEI) panel featuring Tyson, titled “Stronger Together,” will take place on Sept. 23 at 9:30 a.m. CDT. Tyson will highlight Greenberg Traurig’s DEI success, including the firm’s recent Mansfield 4.0 Plus Certification.

Greenberg Traurig is a sponsor of the event and will also be represented at the conference by Public Finance & Infrastructure Practice Shareholders Nicole Kintop Smith, based in the firm’s Dallas office, who serves on the Executive Council for Women in Public Finance, Texas and serves as co-chair of the Texas DEI Committee; Melissa López Rogers, based in the Atlanta and Orlando offices; Colleen A. Murphy, based in the Boston office; and Of Counsel Martye Kendrick, based in the Houston office.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Public Finance & Infrastructure Practice: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has a national public finance practice that consistently ranks among the top bond, disclosure, and underwriter’s counsel firms according to The Bond Buyer’s nationwide and statewide rankings. Greenberg Traurig LLP’s Public Finance & Infrastructure Practice has been serving the needs of state and local issuers, underwriters, credit providers, bondholders, and conduit borrowers throughout the United States for more than a decade in virtually every area of public finance. The firm currently has more than 30 attorneys in the Public Finance & Infrastructure Practice in its Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Texas, Illinois, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C. offices.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2300 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 4.0 Plus Certified. Web: