New York, NY (PRWEB) March 13, 2014
Edward C. Wallace, Co-Chairman of the New York City office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP, has been listed on City & State’s 2014 NYC POWER 100 List.
The NYC POWER 100 List is City & State’s determination of the most powerful people in New York City politics and includes many notable New Yorkers including leading elected officials, business leaders, civic leaders, lawyers and consultants. Wallace was recently interviewed by City & State TV on affordable housing.
Wallace is a former New York City Council Member-at-Large (Manhattan) and Chief of Staff to Council President and Board of Estimate member, Carol Bellamy. He began his career in the Chelsea neighborhood office of the Legal Aid Society. From 1986 to 1992 he served as Vice President for finance at Mort Zuckerman’s Boston Properties. Wallace chairs New Yorkers for Parks, which The New York Times recently called “the city’s leading parks advocacy group.” He serves as counsel to the Citizens Budget Commission and has been listed in multiple editions of The Best Lawyers in America® and Super Lawyers and is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell.
Greenberg Traurig – New York Government Law & Policy Practice
Greenberg Traurig has one of New York City’s leading real estate and government relations offices in the City. The group, which has been consistently ranked among the Top 5 lobbying practices in New York City by the City Clerk’s Office, represents major U.S. Companies, leading not-for-profit institutions and major real estate companies in major transactions involving New York City. Our attorneys are part of a national practice named “Law Firm of the Year” in the U.S. News-Best Lawyers 2014 edition of Best Law Firms for Government Relations.
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