MORRISTOWN, N.J. (PRWEB) June 12, 2013
The international law firm, Greenberg Traurig LLP, announced that nine attorneys from its New Jersey office are included in the 2013 Chambers USA Guide. Firmwide, 186 Greenberg Traurig attorneys and 33 practice areas are included in the guide. Most recently, the firm received the Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Real Estate during the Chambers and Partners USA 2013: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business awards ceremony held Thursday, May 23, 2013 in New York.
According to its website, Chambers and Partners, publisher of the annual guide, selects attorneys and practices for inclusion based on thousands of interviews with practicing lawyers and clients around the world. Attorneys, practice areas and firms are ranked by placement in “bands,” with Band 1 being the highest placement. Attorneys can also be designated as a “Senior Statesman,” “Star Individual” (which is above a Band 1 ranking), “Up and Coming” or “Associate to Watch.”
Attorneys from the New Jersey office ranked in seven areas: Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Immigration; Intellectual Property & Technology; Labor & Employment; Litigation: Insurance; Litigation: General Commercial and Real Estate.
In addition to the individual rankings, Chambers and Partners ranks practice areas. In New Jersey, Greenberg Traurig ranked in four different practice areas: Corporate/M&A; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment and Litigation: General Commercial.
The Greenberg Traurig New Jersey attorneys recognized in the 2013 edition of Chambers USA Guide include:
Alan Brody, New Jersey - Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Kristine Feher, New Jersey - Labor & Employment
Steven Fleissig, New Jersey - Real Estate
Kate Kalmykov, New York - Immigration
Wendy Johnson Lario, New Jersey, Labor & Employment
Beverly Lubit, New Jersey - Intellectual Property
Barry Schindler, New Jersey - Intellectual Property
Ralph Selitto, Jr., New Jersey - Intellectual Property
Philip Sellinger, New Jersey - Litigation: Insurance; Litigation: General Commercial
The 2013 Chambers USA Guide rankings comes on the heels of the New Jersey office being named the state’s 2013 General Litigation Department of the Year by the New Jersey Law Journal. Additionally, in February, the New Jersey office was selected as the state winner of Lexology’s Client Choice Guide 2013 USA & Canada award. One law firm is selected per state. For a full list of Greenberg Traurig Chambers USA rankings, please click here.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 36 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.