Jeffrey H. Verbin - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Jeffrey H. Verbin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 602-445-8202

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.

University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignBS 1971Washington University in St. Louis School of LawJ.D. 1974
Maricopa County Bar AssociationArizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Council of 100American Bar Association, Business Law SectionBoard of Directors, Arizona Equal Justice FoundationAmerican Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)Anti-Defamation LeagueGreater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce

Case History

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

Significant 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. 

Client Comments

"Jeff Verbin is an outstanding practitioner and is well-suited to lead his firm's Phoenix practice. He stays in touch with industry trends and is a highly skilled negotiator."

"Jeff Verbin is an outstanding practitioner who is well-suited to lead his firm's Phoenix practice. He stays in touch with industry trends and is a highly skilled negotiator."

Office Location

2375 East Camelback Road, Suite 700
Phoenix, AZ 85016
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Banking and Finance Law of the Phoenix Metro Area
Jeffrey H. Verbin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law (Acquisition Finance, Asset-Based Lending, Commercial Finance, Construction Finance, Debt Finance, Finance, Financial Institutions, Loan Documentation, Mezzanine Finance, Real Estate, Regulatory, Syndicate Transaction Lending, Transactions)
Equipment Finance Law
Financial Services Regulation Law