Gary Gerson is the President at Nason Yeager. Mr. Gerson began his career at the firm fresh out of law school in 1977. He is an AV rated lawyer specializing in corporate and real estate transactions and negotiations of deals and disputes. Mr. Gerson is a relationship lawyer having represented many clients for well over 20 years. He serves his clients as both their lawyer and advisor. He is able to provide full service representation to his businessman clients through his experience, expertise and use of the firms vast resources. He provides a more personal, less expensive alternative to large firm representation. Mr. Gerson has been involved in many merger and acquisition transactions from small amounts to over $1.5 billion.
Mr. Gerson began with Nason Yeager when West Palm Beach was a much smaller community. As a result, he had to practice in multiple disciplines. That experience gave him a broad view of business and the law and enables him to more globally advise clients in today’s era of specialization.
He has extensive experience in corporate, representation of business clients, planning and structuring business arrangements and transactions, resolving business disputes, and negotiating business and real property contracts of all types — including contracts for the purchase and sale of assets, corporate stock, or partnership interests, licensing agreements, non competition agreements, confidentiality agreements, employment agreements, service agreements, consulting agreements, agreements for the sale of goods, buy-sell and shareholders’ agreements, leases, construction contracts, agreements for the purchase and sale of real estate, options, restricted stock agreements, stock appreciation rights and phantom stock agreements, deferred compensation agreements, retirement plans and employee stock ownership plans, distribution agreements and supply agreements, loan agreements, security agreements, promissory notes, and deeds to secure debt, deeds and bills of sale, merger agreements, exchange agreements, releases and covenants not to sue and indemnification agreements.
Areas of Practice
- Florida, 1978
- Tulane University, J.D., 1977
- Tulane University, B.A., with honors, 1974
- Rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell
- Member of The Florida Bar, Admitted 1978
- Member of Palm Beach County Bar Association
- Member of American Bar Association
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida