New York, NY (PRWEB) December 07, 2012
Robert J. Ivanhoe, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s New York office, Chair of the firm’s Global Real Estate Practice and Co-Chair of its National REITs Group has been honored by National Jewish Health for establishing The Robert and Anne Ivanhoe Fund for the research and care of rheumatoid arthritis and immune-related diseases.
National Jewish Health is known worldwide for treatment of patients with respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders, and for groundbreaking medical research.
“Anne and I are humbled by this honor and thrilled we can help advance the mission of this wonderful organization,” said Ivanhoe. “National Jewish Health continues to change the lives of people and we’re happy to be able to give back to a facility that is dedicated exclusively to these disorders.”
“We are very proud of Rob and Anne for their commitment to National Jewish Health,” said Richard A. Rosenbaum, Chief Executive Officer of Greenberg Traurig. “They are both very deserving of this award and are excellent examples of Greenberg Traurig’s culture of giving back to the community.”
In addition to his philanthropy, Ivanhoe is a leader in the real estate industry and at Greenberg Traurig. Among Ivanhoe’s many accolades he has been ranked by Chambers USA Guide since 2003 and has been listed as the “100 Most Powerful People in New York Real Estate” since 2008 by The New York Observer. Ivanhoe focuses his legal practice on sophisticated real estate structures, financings, workouts, restructurings, acquisitions and dispositions of all asset classes of real estate.
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