Development.
Management.
Strategy.

George A. Sorial

With decades of demonstrated experience, George A. Sorial is an attorney, author and consultant. He is the former Executive Vice President and Counsel to The Trump Organization and its affiliated companies with respect to its global portfolio. He currently serves as a consulting attorney to the Lucas Compton firm in Washington D.C. (Lucas Compton, Lucas Compton Law)

Mr. Sorial has managed a variety of high profile legal and business affairs, negotiating with numerous domestic and foreign government officials, politicians and other prominent members of the international business community. Following the 2016 Presidential election, Mr. Sorial was appointed as the first Chief Compliance Counsel to The Trump Organization and was responsible for the implementation and supervision of the global company wide corporate compliance program.

Mr. Sorial was formerly associated with the Day Pitney law firm and was a partner with DeCotiis, Fitzpatrick and Cole, LLP where he specialized in general, corporate, commercial and real estate transactions.

With frequent public speaking engagements and media appearances, Mr. Sorial is a highly sought after contributor to print, radio and television including Fox, CNN, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post as well as many others.

Mr. Sorial has garnered international attention due to his unique public relations and media management style. He has appeared before numerous planning authorities and government entities including the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh, Scotland and the House of Commons and House of Lords in London, England.

Services

With experience across multiple industries, Mr. Sorial specializes in Government Affairs, Business Strategy and Transformation, Real Estate Development, General Project Management and Building Global Business and Strategic Relationships.
Working closely with President Donald J. Trump since 2002, Mr. Sorial held senior management positions with responsibilities for the acquisition, development and construction of numerous mixed use projects. During his thirteen year tenure with The Trump Organization, these projects included the highly acclaimed Trump International Golf Links (Aberdeen, Scotland), Trump International Golf Links and Hotel, Doonberg (Ireland), and the legendary Trump Turnberry Resort.
As the first Chief Compliance Counsel to The Trump Organization, Mr. Sorial had the primary responsibility of monitoring and managing potential conflicts of interest. He communicated closely with members of Congress in both the Senate and the House of Representatives.

The Real Deal

My Decade Fighting Battles and Winning Wars With Trump

Mr. Sorial is the co-author of this highly acclaimed book. In it, Mr. Sorial shares what he witnessed in many high-stakes business scenarios, as well as personal behind the scenes anecdotes about Trump himself and his family. The Real Deal is about a key decade that defined an American icon who became our most unconventional president. It’s a story about a CEO who made billions and then pivoted his business acumen to serve his country as the 45th President.

Available for purchase on Amazon, Harper Collins and Barnes & Noble.

Philanthropy

As a Coptic Orthodox Christian, Mr. Sorial worked to gain President Trump’s support of Global Coptic Day, an annual event. He currently works with the Coptic Orthodox and other Christian communities in the Middle East to protect Christians who remain in areas previously decimated by ISIS. He is a member of the Advisory Board of Agora University, a Coptic Orthodox based non-profit organization.
He is also a member of the Advisory Council for American Corporate Partners, a nonprofit organization that provides assistance to veterans and their spouses during the transition from the military to civilian life.

Boards

Trump International Golf Links, Scotland
Secretary

2007 to 2019

Trump International Hotel & Golf Links, Ireland
Board of Directors

2014 to 2019

Trump Soho Hotel Condominium, New York
Board of Directors

April 2017 to November 2017

Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago
Board of Directors

2017 to 2019

The Trump World Tower Condominium
President, Board of Managers

2006 to 2016

American Corporate Partners
Member of the Advisory Council

June 2018 to present

Agora University, Monroe Township, NJ
Member of the Advisory Board

2016 to present

Member of Global Scot Network

Appointed in 2007

Boards

Trump International Golf Links, Scotland
Secretary

2007 to 2019

Trump International Hotel & Golf Links, Ireland
Board of Directors

2014 to 2019

Trump Soho Hotel Condominium, New York
Board of Directors

April 2017 to November 2017

Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago
Board of Directors

2017 to 2019

The Trump World Tower Condominium
President, Board of Managers

2006 to 2016

American Corporate Partners
Member of the Advisory Council

June 2018 to present

Member of Global Scot Network

Appointed in 2007

Agora University, Monroe Township, NJ
Member of the Advisory Board

2016 to present

Education & Credentials

Bar Admissions
New Jersey (1995), New York (1996), District of Columbia (1997)
Boston University School of Law
Graduate School of Management
Boston, MA

Juris Doctor, May 1995, Master of Business Administration, May 1996

Boston University
Boston, MA

Bachelor of Arts, Classical Civilization and Psychology, May 1990

Seton Hall University School of Law
Health Law and Policy Program
Newark, NJ

Master of Laws, LL.M. in Health Law, June 1999 (First Graduating Class in the LL.M. Program)

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