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Greenberg Traurig LLP
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United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

Lori Cohen in Atlanta and Jeff Scott in Los Angeles co-chair the global litigation practice at Greenberg Traurig LLP, which has the size and resources to handle complex litigation across the length and breadth of the country. The team has recently secured a number of victories for its clients; in one example, a cross-office team led by Mark Tratos in Las Vegas prevailed in MDL in the Central District Court of Los Angeles in class action litigation brought against clients Floyd Mayweather and Mayweather Promotions concerning pay-per-view telecasts of the Pacquiao-Mayweather boxing match. In high-profile litigation between two leading newspapers in San Francisco, Stephen Saxl and Alan Mansfield in New York obtained summary judgment for client Hearst and its affiliates in unfair competition and other claims brought by the San Francisco ExaminerPhilip Sellinger is a key contact in New Jersey.

United States > Dispute resolution > International litigation

Greenberg Traurig, LLP has significant expertise in cross-border disputes. The global litigation practice group is led by co-chairs Lori Cohen in Atlanta and Los Angeles-based Jeff Scott. In New York, experienced trial lawyer Hal Shaftel, who has particular expertise in antitrust, has represented plaintiffs WR Huff Asset Management and Musashi in the recovery of $1.6bn for consulting services rendered in connection with the financial restructuring of Virgin Media. Respected securities litigator Joseph C Coates III in West Palm Beach is also recommended.