New York, NY (PRWEB) November 05, 2012
U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® selected international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as the 2013 “Law Firm of the Year” in two practice areas: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy.
Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice received these awards based on a combination of client evaluations, peer review from other lawyers in the practice areas and an evaluation of the firm’s work during the past year conducted by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®. Firms receiving the “Law Firm of the Year” award had an impressive overall performance, according to the publication’s research. Only one law firm per legal practice area receives this recognition each year.
“We are truly honored to receive this recognition,” said Nancy A. Mitchell, operating shareholder for Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice. “Being named ‘Law Firm of the Year’ in the restructuring and bankruptcy practice area is a testament to our team of lawyers and the quality of service, commitment, and creativity that we provide to our clients. Greenberg Traurig has always had a client-focused culture. Our geographic platform allows us the ability to provide global service with local roots.”
Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice 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 proceeding. The firm has played a critical role in many recent complex cases bankruptcies and restructurings throughout the United States and abroad.
For the sixth consecutive year, Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more lawyers listed in Best Lawyers in America than any other law firm in the United States. The 2013 edition, also published by Best Lawyers®, lists more than 360 Greenberg Traurig lawyers. Greenberg Traurig had 22 lawyers named “Lawyers of the Year” By the publication.
Additionally, for the second consecutive year, Greenberg Traurig received the most overall first-tier rankings and the most first-tier metropolitan rankings for the United States in the U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® 2013 "Best Law Firms" rankings released Nov. 1. The firm is also one of the top 20 firms with the most first-tier national rankings and is tied for the most practice areas with first-tier rankings in the United States.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 35 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. In the U.S., the firm has more offices than any other among the Top 10 on The National Law Journal's 2012 NLJ 250. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.