ATLANTA (PRWEB) August 21, 2013
The 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America lists four attorneys from the Atlanta office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as “Lawyers of the Year.” A total of 16 attorneys in the Atlanta office are included in the Best Lawyers listing of the publication. Firmwide, 20 attorneys from Greenberg Traurig are listed as “Lawyers of the Year” and 348 attorneys from across the firm’s U.S. offices are included in the publication’s Best Lawyers in America listing.
Additionally, the firm is top-listed in Georgia for Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television, Entertainment Law – Music, Legal Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Technology Law. It is also top-listed in these same areas in the Atlanta metro market.
According to the Best Lawyers website, inclusion is based entirely on peer-review. The methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. The “Top Listed” designation is given to the firm that has the most listed lawyers in a particular location and practice area. It is based exclusively on number of listed attorneys.
The four attorneys in Greenberg Traurig’s Atlanta office listed in 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America and named as “Lawyers of the Year” are:
Lori G. Cohen, Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Litigation
Joel A. Katz, Entertainment Law – Music
Robert A. (Bobby) Rosenbloum, Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures & Television
Jeffrey M. Smith, Legal Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs
The additional 12 Atlanta attorneys listed in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America are:
James S. Altenbach – Corporate Law
Allen D. Altman – Corporate Law
Theodore I. Blum – Corporate Law
Channing H. Cline – Technology Law
Ernest LaMont Greer – Mass Tort Litigation/Class-Actions Defendants
Christiana Callahan Jacxsens - Mass Tort Litigation/Class-Actions Defendants
Thomas J. Mazziotti - Mass Tort Litigation/Class-Actions Defendants, Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
Jess L. Rosen – Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television, Entertainment Law – Music
Mark G. Trigg – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Banking and Finance
Andrew J. Velcoff – Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television, Entertainment Law – Music
Joe D. Whitley – Administrative/Regulatory Law
Todd D. Wozniak – Employment Law - Management
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.