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Greenberg Traurig LLP

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United States

Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 2,045 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The firm works with clients to address their multidisciplinary, cross-border needs.

Main areas of practice: Corporate and securities: assists clients with the legal aspects of organizing, operating, financing, and expanding businesses, including: complex M&A; PE and VC financings; LBOs, IPOs, and underwritten securities offerings; project financings; private debt financings; securitizations; going-private, credit enhancement, derivatives and syndicated lending transactions; and broker-dealer and investment company advisory matters.

Litigation: more than 600 litigators assist clients on matters including antitrust, class actions, environmental, IP litigation, IDR, product liability, securities and shareholder litigation, and white-collar criminal defense.

Real estate: the team has 40-plus years’ experience providing multidisciplinary, global legal services for property investment, development, management, and finance.

IP and technology: offers strategies for the protection of IP in all technologies, from biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and chemistry to mechanical, electronics and computer software, and e-commerce.

Cybersecurity, privacy and crisis management: develops strategies to address privacy, data security, and information management issues.

Health and FDA business: combines dedicated experience in healthcare regulatory compliance and operational matters with related disciplines relevant to clients.

Global trade and investment: the team advises on trade agreements, policy, trade and legislation, and lobbying, as well as antitrust and FCPA counseling.

Energy and infrastructure: represents a diverse group of global and US energy industry clients and counsels on oil, gas, and renewable energy matters.

Business reorganization and financial restructuring: has decades of advisory and litigation experience handling highly complex issues that arise in reorganizations, restructurings, workouts, liquidations and distressed acquisitions and sales, as well as cross-border proceedings.

Tax, trusts and estates: advises high-net-worth individuals, families, and closely held businesses on the growth of their family assets through planning.

Government law and policy: represents corporations, municipalities, and organizations before the legislative, administrative, and executive branches in federal, state, and local government.

Public finance: team members serve the needs of state and local issuers and underwriters in all areas of public finance. The firm has broad experience in tax-exempt financing.

Entertainment and media: with offices in the centers of the entertainment industry, the firm has a multi-disciplinary practice. The team focuses on the music, motion picture, TV, live stage, and cable industries.

Labor and employment: assists US and global clients in employment matters, from counseling to prevention to defense.

Environmental: assists clients with permitting, compliance and other regulatory matters, transactions, administrative proceedings, civil and criminal enforcement, and environmental and toxic tort litigation.

Global: includes senior lawyers who have been the chief legal officers at major multinational companies and have been involved in some of the largest transactions in recent times in diverse industries.

Business immigration and compliance: represents businesses, organizations, and individuals on inbound and outbound immigration matters and corporate immigration law.

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Brian L Duffy
  • Executive Chair
  • Richard A Rosenbaum
  • Other Offices
  • In addition to 29 offices in the US, the firm has offices in:
  • Amsterdam
  • Berlin
  • London
  • Mexico City
  • Seoul
  • Shanghai
  • Tel Aviv
  • Tokyo
  • Warsaw
  • Number of Partners: 992
  • Number of Other Lawyers: 1,051

Latin America

Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 2,000 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The firm's international resources are further enhanced through its strategic alliance with independent law firm Studio Santa Maria, with offices located in Milan. Greenberg Traurig has been recognized for its philanthropic giving. The firm was named the largest firm in the US by Law360 in 2017 and was among the top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100.

Greenberg Traurig's award-winning Latin American and Iberian practice has wide-ranging experience helping clients, based in Latin America and abroad, capitalize on business and investment opportunities in the region and across borders worldwide. The strength of the firm's global resources and culture enables its attorneys to combine local insights with an international perspective to help clients achieve their business goals.

The Mexico City office is an integral part of Greenberg Traurig's Latin American and Iberian practice. The team comprises multilingual, dual-licensed attorneys, many of whom have held senior positions within the Mexican government and its regulatory agencies. The attorneys in Mexico City work closely with colleagues from across the practice to advise both international and domestic clients with their business interests in Latin America, the United States and other international markets.

Greenberg Traurig has been recognized by Latin Lawyer: A Who's Who of Latin American Law Firms as having one of the leading Latin American practices in the United States. The firm's Latin American and Iberian practice has repeatedly won the Chambers 'Corporate & Finance - International Counsel in Latin America (Florida-based)' award, and was the first winner of the Chambers 'Focus on Latin America - Law Firm of the Year (Florida-based)' award. In 2014, it also won the Chambers 'Corporate/M&A - International Counsel in Latin America' award.

Main areas of practice: Aircraft and equipment finance; antitrust litigation and competition regulation; banking and financial services; capital markets; corporate; cross-border tax planning; cybersecurity, privacy and crisis management; energy and natural resources; environmental; franchise and distribution; global anti-corruption/the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); global trade and investment; government law and policy; hospitality; immigration and compliance; infrastructure; intellectual property and technology; international litigation and dispute resolution; labor and employment; mergers and acquisitions; private equity; project and infrastructure finance; real estate; regulatory and compliance; restructuring and bankruptcy; technology, media and telecommunications; white-collar defense and special investigations.

International offices: In London, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig, LLP; in Mexico, as Greenberg Traurig, S.C.; in Tel Aviv, as a branch of Greenberg Traurig, P.A., Florida, USA; in Warsaw, as Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak sp.k.; in Seoul, as Greenberg Traurig LLP Foreign Legal Consultant Office; in Tokyo, as Greenberg Traurig Horitsu Jimusho; and in Berlin, as Greenberg Traurig Germany, LLP.

  • United States
  • Albany, Atlanta, Austin, Boca Raton, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Delaware, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New Jersey, New York, Northern Virginia, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Sacramento, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Tallahassee, Tampa, Washington DC, West Palm Beach, Westchester County
  • Asia
  • Seoul, Shanghai, Tokyo
  • Europe
  • Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Warsaw
  • Latin America
  • Mexico City
  • Middle East
  • Tel Aviv
  • Partners
  • 1,000
  • Other fee-earners: 1,000

EMEA

The firm: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. GT has been recognised for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the US by Law360 in 2017, and is among the top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100.

Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak has established itself in Warsaw as a multidisciplinary law firm. Its focus is on transactional M&A, equity and debt, capital markets, and real estate, supported by strength in complementary areas including tax, banking and finance, EU and competition, dispute resolution, energy, restructuring and TMT.

The Warsaw office is regularly recognised as a leading law firm in Poland, and its attorneys are consistently ranked among Poland’s premier practitioners in numerous practice areas.

Its unquestionable strength and advantage over other law firms in Poland derives from over 25 years of experience in advising on the largest and most significant transactions and disputes in the country.

Areas of practice: With a team comprising 100 lawyers, Greenberg Traurig’s Warsaw office offers a broad range of capabilities. Its Polish practice provides legal services in mergers and acquisitions, privatisations, capital markets, real estate, private equity, tax, asset securitisation, financial restructurings, litigation, arbitration and bankruptcy proceedings, TMT as well as project finance structures.

The firm has experience across a wide range of industry sectors, including banking and finance, insurance, energy, mining, telecommunications, media, real estate, IT and manufacturing. Its clients include leading Polish and multinational financial institutions and companies, as well as the Polish government and state-owned companies.

Working closely with its colleagues across Greenberg Traurig’s global platform, it represents clients in connection with transactions and other cross-border business dealings in the US and other markets. The firm’s global approach allows it to advise clients on their most complex legal matters.

  • Other offices
  • Albany
  • Amsterdam
  • Atlanta
  • Austin
  • Berlin
  • Boca Raton
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Delaware
  • Denver
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Houston
  • Las Vegas
  • London
  • Los Angeles
  • Mexico City
  • Miami
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Northern Virginia
  • Orange County
  • Orlando
  • Philadelphia
  • Phoenix
  • Sacramento
  • San Francisco
  • Seoul
  • Shanghai
  • Silicon Valley
  • Tallahassee
  • Tampa
  • Tel Aviv
  • Tokyo
  • Washington DC
  • Westchester County
  • West Palm Beach
  • Number of lawyers: 2,000+
  • at this office: 100
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Turkish

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