Jeffrey H. Verbin

Phoenix,  AZ  U.S.A.

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Securities
  • Real Estate
  • Financial Institutions
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
Contact InfoTelephone: 602.445.8202
Fax: 602.445.8630
University University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S., 1971
Law SchoolWashington University in St. Louis School of Law, J.D., 1974 Order of the Coif, Pi Tau Sigma, Comments Editor, Washington University Law Quarterly
Admitted1974, Illinois; 1979, California; 1981, Arizona

Professional & Community Involvement
•Board of Directors, Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce
•Board of Directors, Anti-Defamation League
•Board of Directors, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)
•Chairman, Arizona State Bar, Business Law Section, 1988-1989
•Chairman, Mortgage Broker/Banker Rules Committee
•Member, Opinion Letters Committee
•Founding Member, Board of Directors, Arizona Equal Justice Foundation
•Member, American Bar Association, Business Law Section
•Committees on Negotiated Acquisitions, Commercial Financial Services, Consumer Financial Services, Uniform Commercial Code, Banking Law
•Member, Real Estate Section
•Member, Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Council of 100
•Member, Maricopa County Bar Association

BornChicago, Illinois, July 28, 1948

Jeffrey H. Verbin brings more than 30 years of legal experience to his clients in the financial services, real estate and sports and entertainment industries. He has represented investor and new ownership groups in sports facility and hotel acquisitions, and assisted national restaurant franchisors in multi-state financing transactions.

Awards & Recognition
•Listed, AZ Business Leaders, Banking, 2015
•Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers, Law Firm of the Year in Real Estate Law, 2015
•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance Law; Equipment Finance Law; Financial Services Regulation Law, 1995-2015
•Recipient, Best Lawyers Phoenix Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year Award, 2012
•Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, Top Tier Firm in Real Estate, 2013 and 2014
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, 2007-2014
•Top 50 Attorneys in Arizona, 2012-2014
•Team Member, a Law360 Real Estate Practice Group of the Year, 2011, 2012 and 2013
•Member, Winning Team, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2010 and 2013
•Listed, Arizona's Finest Lawyers, Real Estate Law, 2011
•Listed, The Phoenix Business Journal, Power Players, Phoenix's Top 50 Influential Business Leaders, 2006
•Listed, The Phoenix Business Journal, Who's Who in Law, 2006
•Recipient, The Phoenix Business Journal Best of the Bar Award, Banking, 2005
•Listed, The Phoenix Business Journal Role - Model CEO, October 2002
•fellow, American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Associated News & Events
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Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice Selected as a Practice Group of the Year by Law360
24 Greenberg Traurig Phoenix Attorneys Included in 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
24 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in the 2012 edition of Southwest Super Lawyers
Greenberg Traurig Recognized in 2011 U.S. News - Best Lawyers 'Best Law Firm' Rankings
Twenty-Three Greenberg Traurig Attorneys in Phoenix Listed in The Best Lawyers in America2012
23 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys in Phoenix Office Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2011
Greenberg Traurig Takes Top Honors in Real Estate from Prestigious Legal Ranking and Publication Chambers and Partners USA
17 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in the 2010 edition of Southwest Super Lawyers
Greenberg Traurig Expands its Phoenix Office with the Addition of Stacey F. Gottlieb

Articles, Publications, & Lectures
•Moderator, Buy Notes, Not Bonds - Note Buying & Selling, Turnaround Management Association, Arizona Chapter, September 2011
•Author, Looking Beyond the Interest Rate: A Guide to Obtaining the Best Loan, Arizona Business Gazette, June 26, 1997

Areas of Concentration
•Corporate and business law
•Real estate
•Commercial and consumer lending and workouts
•Financial services
•Financial institution regulation
•Sports and entertainment

Reported CasesSignificant Representations; Represented the new ownership group in connection with their acquisition of the Minnesota Vikings. Represented investor groups in connection with acquisitions of professional sports franchises. Represented professional athletes and coaches in various business matters. Represented a title company in acquisitions of other title/escrow companies. Represented national restaurant franchisors/franchisees in multi-state financing transactions. Represented clients in connection with hotel acquisitions. Represented clients in regulated industries in connection with cease and desist actions initiated by the Attorney General's Office and regulatory authorities. Represented financial institutions in starting de novo operations or acquiring other financial institutions. Represented clients in connection with large loan workouts and restructurings.

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Office Information

Jeffrey H. Verbin

2375 East Camelback Road, Suite 700
PhoenixAZ 85016


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