Miami & Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) January 21, 2014
The international law firm Greenberg Traurig and two South Florida attorneys in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group have been named finalists for Lifestyle Media Group’s 2014 “Leaders in Law Awards.”
The firm is a finalist for “Law Firm of the Year” in the “Large Law Firm” category (more than 50 attorneys). Jeffrey Allan Hirsch, a shareholder in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office, is a finalist in the “Litigation/Civil Trial” category, and Jaime D. Guttman, an associate in the Miami office, is a finalist in the “International Law” category. Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at Nova Southeastern University’s Miniaci Theater. All finalists and category winners will be featured in a special section in the February issues of Las Olas, Weston, Parkland, Estate and Coral Springs Lifestyle magazines.
The Leaders in Law Awards program is created by Lifestyle Media Group to honor lawyers, law firms and corporate general counsel who have achieved excellence in law, maintained the highest level of ethics, shown commitment to their communities and established themselves as proven leaders.
Candidates for the award were judged on outstanding litigation skill, advocacy, counseling and advancements to the legal profession, as well as contributions to the advancement of the bar such as public service, bar association activities and pro bono work. Other factors considered include: involvement in significant legal cases; recognized legal expertise; innovation in client care; value of transactions, deals and cases; and previous accolades and awards. Winners are selected by a judging committee comprised of noted legal professionals.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 36 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Greenberg Traurig is among the Top 10 law firms on The National Law Journal's 2013 NLJ 350, an annual ranking of the largest firms in the U.S. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.