ALBANY, N.Y. (PRWEB) February 13, 2014
The Albany office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP, announced the elevation of Joshua Oppenheimer to of counsel in the Government Law & Policy Practice.
Firmwide, Greenberg Traurig elevated 33 attorneys to shareholder and 11 to of counsel positions. In keeping with the firm’s strategic focus on strengthening key areas of practice with top-tier practitioners.
Oppenheimer focuses his practice on governmental affairs and on issues relating to governmental ethics, lobbying laws and campaign finance. He has experience representing clients before the New York State legislative and executive branches, focusing mainly on legislation and regulation involving health, environmental, labor, and transportation policy, as well as racing and gaming issues.
Oppenheimer was a team member on the 2014 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Government Relations Law Firm of the Year" and was listed as a 2013 New York Super Lawyers “Rising Star” as well as one of City & State’s 2012 “Rising Stars 40 Under 40: Albany’s Next Generation of Political Leaders.” He received his J.D. from Albany Law School.
Overall, the 2014 class represents more than 14 core practice groups, including Corporate & Securities, Environmental, Government Law & Policy, Immigration, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Real Estate and Tax, across 24 of the firm’s 36 offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, Latin American and the Middle East.
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