Las Vegas, Phoenix (PRWEB) April 25, 2012
Jeremy Zangara, an associate in the Phoenix office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected as one of the West Region’s top 40 leading M&A, financing and turnaround professionals under 40 by The M&A Advisor. In addition, The M&A Advisor named Eric Blum, an associate in the firm’s Las Vegas office, as one of 20 finalists for the list.
The M&A Advisor announced its third annual “40 under 40” list on Friday, April 13. The winners and finalists were chosen for their accomplishments and expertise from a pool of prominent nominees by an independent judging panel of business leaders. The M&A Advisor created the recognition awards program to promote mentorship and professional development among emerging business leaders.
Zangara is an associate in Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities practice. He focuses his practice in the areas of corporate and securities law, representing both public and private companies in public offerings, private placements, venture capital, and mergers and acquisitions. Blum is also an associate in Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities Practice where he practices in the areas of corporate and securities law, mergers and acquisitions, private and public offerings, corporate governance, SEC reporting requirements, and venture capital financing.
Zangara and Blum join New York shareholders Nathan Haynes and Michael Helsel, who were recently selected for The M&A Advisor’s “40 under 40” list this year for the Eastern (U.S.) region. Jaret Davis, co-managing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Miami office, was named to The M&A Advisor’s “40 under 40” list last year. On May 31, The M&A Advisor will host a black tie Awards Gala at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles to introduce this year’s “40 under 40” West Region winners and finalists to the business community and celebrate their achievements.
In addition to being recognized for its emerging leaders in the M&A arena, Greenberg Traurig ranks among the top M&A advisors in a number of categories and jurisdictions according to league table reports published by Mergermarket, Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters. Greenberg Traurig ranked as a Top 20 firm for announced U.S. M&A transactions in 2011 according to Bloomberg Global Legal Advisory M&A Rankings 2011, and advised on two of the Top 10 M&A deals in 2011 according to Mergermarket’s Full-Year 2011 M&A League Tables.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 34 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 2011 NLJ 250. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.