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Jennings Strouss Managing Attorney John C. Norling Appointed to the Board of Directors of the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation / Phoenix Zoo
August 10, 2021
Phoenix, AZ (August 10, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Managing Attorney John C. Norling has been appointed as a member of the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation / Phoenix Zoo’s Board of Directors.
Since 1962, the Phoenix Zoo has worked with the Arizona for Nature Conservation to continue its mission to advocate the conservation of animals and their habitats. Through interaction with nature, they provide visitors with experiences and inspiration to make a difference. This makes the Phoenix Zoo one of the most visited and largest non-profit attractions in the United States. Additional information regarding the Phoenix Zoo can be found online here.
“The Phoenix Zoo is an incredible institution and has made amazing strides in supporting conservation,” stated John C. Norling, Managing Attorney. “I look forward to playing a role in helping to further their mission and achieve their short and long-term goals.”
Mr. Norling is the Managing Attorney of Jennings Strouss and serves on the Firm’s Management Committee. His practice is focused on advising clients on all aspects of their operations, including but not limited to, commercial transactions, real estate, business organizations, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, automobile dealership law, and federal and administrative compliance, business contract negotiations, and advertising law.
Mr. Norling serves his clients by providing advice on issues ranging from day-to-day operations to strategic planning. He is recognized as an industry leader in the retail automotive industry and advises dealer clients on the legal and practical aspects of the operation of a retail automotive dealership, including, without limitation, the acquisition or sale of a dealership, the commencement of dealership operations, whether through an add-point or newly acquired dealership, manufacturer and lending relationships, operational and consumer issues, ownership succession issues, licensing issues, federal and state compliance and advertising law. Mr. Norling also has significant experience advising commercial lenders in the business of providing financing to automobile dealerships. This experience includes loan documentation and structuring, workouts, enforcement and consumer-related financing issues.
As part of his practice, Mr. Norling serves as General Counsel to the Arizona Automobile Dealers’ Association, Valley Chevrolet Dealers Advertising Association, Valley Honda Dealers Marketing Association, Tucson Chevy Dealers Local Marketing Association, and several other industry related associations.
About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC
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