Minneapolis – May 9, 2019 – As part of its strategic effort to grow its new Minneapolis office, global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has welcomed James Park as shareholder in its Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice.
Park will concentrate his practice on counseling banks and financial institutions on their corporate trust needs. He will draw on both his in-house and law firm knowledge and experience to guide clients through their complex corporate trust matters, including residential and commercial mortgage-backed securitizations and other asset-backed securitizations, corporate and municipal debt, escrow services, and loan agency matters. Park has broad and deep experience helping clients navigate through a wide range of significant transactional, default, dispute, restructuring, litigation, bankruptcy, and regulatory matters. Prior to joining the firm, Park spent 13 years as a lead in-house counsel for Wells Fargo Corporate Trust Services.
“Jim brings a wealth of experience and strong relationships in the corporate trust area which will add to GT’s existing service offerings. He will also play a key leadership role in the expansion of our corporate trust practice,” said Michael B. Fisco, managing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Minneapolis office. “We continue to strategically add lawyers in our Minneapolis office and we are delighted to welcome Jim to the firm.”
“I have worked with both Michael Fisco and Michael Krauss for a number of years and I am looking forward to becoming a part of this outstanding team,” said Park. “Combining my experience with the firm’s existing strong corporate trust capabilities will be attractive to many of the firm’s current and prospective clients.”
About Greenberg Traurig’s Minneapolis Office: Established in 2019, Greenberg Traurig’s Minneapolis office provides clients with an innovative, business-minded perspective along with strong location connections to business, industry and government. The office’s core capabilities include commodities and structured finance, restructuring and bankruptcy, corporate trust and structured products litigation, finance and financial services litigation, intellectual property, and agribusiness.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.