Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 22, 2014
Murray B. Silverstein, a business litigation attorney in the Litigation practice at the Tampa office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, has been appointed Chair of the Florida Rules of Judicial Administration Committee by Florida Bar President Gregory Coleman for the one-year term that began July 1, 2014. The Committee recommends new rules and amendments to the Supreme Court of Florida’s governing practices and procedures involving the Florida court system.
“I am honored to accept this appointment as Chair of the Rules of Judicial Administration Committee,” Silverstein said. “I look forward to contributing my experience to making this a productive year ahead for the rules committee, which has become a pivotal part of Florida’s emerging electronic court system.”
At Greenberg Traurig, Silverstein focuses his practice on business, commercial, and real property litigation. He regularly represents companies and individuals in jury and non-jury trials in the state and federal l courts of Florida. He is board certified in Business Litigation and Civil Trial practice by The Florida Bar. Additionally, Silverstein has provided effective mediation services to hundreds of litigants.
Throughout his career, Silverstein has received awards and recognitions, including most recently: Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2007-2014; Listed, “Florida Legal Elite,” Commercial Litigation, Florida Trend, 2008-2012; Honoree, The Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award, Sixth Judicial Circuit, 2011; Honoree, The Florida Bar President’s Award of Merit, 2010; and the William Reece Smith Public Service Award from Stetson University College of Law.
About Greenberg Traurig – Tampa
Greenberg Traurig’s Tampa office represents clients in a broad array of civil and criminal litigation, trial, and appellate practice in state and federal courts—including complex and high-stakes trials—both in Florida and around the country. We also regularly represent clients in labor & employment, real estate, environmental, land development, corporate, bankruptcy & creditors' rights, public finance, tax, and other business planning and transactions. We work closely with our Orlando office to offer clients full-service representation in the region, with our six other Florida offices to provide seamless state-wide representation, and with dozens of Greenberg Traurig offices in the United States and abroad to provide clients with both local expertise and global reach. Nine Greenberg Traurig Tampa practices are listed as top-tier by U.S. News–Best Law Firms®. And, members of our team are recognized in Chambers and Partners USA Guide, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, The Legal 500 United States, Florida Super Lawyers, Florida Trend magazine’s Florida Legal Elite, and Best Lawyers in America.
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, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.