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Knight, Greg R.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1967-

Biographical History

Greg R. Knight (1967- ) is a lawyer in Mesa, Arizona.

Greg Knight was born in Alameda, California on December 29, 1967. He served a two year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Taipei, Taiwan. Greg attended Brigham Young University and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in History in 1991. In 1994 Knight earned his law, also from Brigham Young University. After some years of working for private firms in Dallas, Texas and Phoenix, Arizona, Greg moved into working in-house for a few international hotel chains. Over several years he worked as Assistant General Counsel for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc., and Vice President and General Counsel for Park Plaza International and Olympus Hospitality Group. In 2002, Greg left the Olympus Hospitality Group to form his own law firm in Mesa, Arizona that deals with estate planning, probate and trust administration. Greg R. Knight has served on several Boards for his community and has worked with the boy scouts for over 15 years.

Greg married Jenet Perkinson and together they had raised 4 boys. They currently reside in Mesa, Arizona.

Citation

Knight Law, via WWW, April 12, 2018(Gregory R. Knight; Referred to as Greg in the rest of the article; law degree Magna Cum Laude from BYU in 1994; Executive Editor of the BYU Law Review; 1991 from BYU Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in History with Honors; practiced law in Dallas and Phoenix with private firms; moved to in-house attorney to several major international hotel chains; assistant General Counsel for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc.; Vice President and General Counsel at Park Plaza International and Olympus Hospitality Group; In 2002, Greg left Olympus to start his own law firm in Mesa, Arizona; estate planning, probate and trust administration; served on the Board of Trustees for the Maricopa County Bar Foundation; Board of Directors for the Friends of the Mesa Art Center; Board of Directors for the United Food Bank; Greg and his wife Jenet (Perkinson) reside with their four sons in Mesa, Arizona; served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Taipei, Taiwan and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese; worked with the boy scouts for over 15 years)

California Birth Index, via WWW, April 16, 2018 (Gregory R Knight; b. Dec. 29, 1967 in Alameda, California; mother's maiden name is Sorenson)

U.S. Public Record Index, via WWW, April 16, 2018 (Gregory R Knight; b. Dec. 29, 1967; lived in Provo, Utah 1992 and 1993; lived in Phoenix, Arizona 1995)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Thomas Bullock journals, 1845-1991

 Series
Identifier: Vault MSS 772 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains Thomas Bullock's original journals and typescripts documenting experiences of a personal and informative nature in Nauvoo, Illinois and on the Mormon trail west. Dated 1845-1991.
Dates: 1845-1991