Greenberg Traurig Attorney Recipient of the 2014 Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award

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John Kim, a Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig receives the Asian American Business Development Center’s (AABDC) 2014 Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award

John Kim, an Intellectual Property & Technology Shareholder in the New Jersey office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP, is the recipient of the Asian American Business Development Center’s (AABDC) 2014 Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award. The awards gala is taking place June 19, 2014 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.

According to AABDC, the Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award honors a wide array of Asian ethnicities, including Bangladesh, China, India, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, and Sri Lanka and Thailand. The honorees represent a microcosm of elite Asian American business owners, professionals and corporate executives. The award committee identifies and selects outstanding leaders who have built a successful business or who have distinguished themselves in their community.

Kim was also a recipient of Lexology’s 2014 Client Choice Award USA & Canada for Intellectual Property – Patents in New Jersey. According to Lexology, the Client Choice Awards recognize law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the excellent client care they provide and the quality of their service. Uniquely, law firms and partners can only be nominated for these awards by corporate counsel. Lexology received over 1,000 nominations from clients in the USA and Canada. This year, 222 individual winners were chosen across 33 U.S. states and four Canadian provinces. Winning firms were chosen in 43 states and four provinces across the U.S. and Canada.

Kim is a member of the Board of Directors of the Asian Pacific American Association of New Jersey, a member of the Asian Bar Association of New York and National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, among many other organizations.

With more than 180 intellectual property attorneys and agents, Greenberg Traurig provides a broad range of patent, trademark and copyright protection, enforcement, defense and strategic counseling in an array of industries and technologies – from biotechnology, business methods, electronics and e-commerce to consumer products, fashion and apparel, media and entertainment. Greenberg Traurig was named a “National Tier 1” Law Firm for IP Litigation, Patent Law, Trademark Law and Information Technology Law and a “National Tier 2” Law Firm for Copyright Law, Patent Litigation and Technology Law by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2013.

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

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