130 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2015

Best Lawyers in America includes 130 attorneys from across the seven Florida offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

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Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014

The 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in America includes 130 attorneys from across the seven Florida offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. The firm is top-listed across nine practice areas in the state.

For the eighth consecutive year, Greenberg Traurig – with over 350 attorneys listed from across its U.S. offices – is ranked No. 1 by Best Lawyers in America for having the highest number of attorneys listed in the 2015 edition of its publication.

Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America is based entirely on peer review. The methodology is designed to capture the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical and legal practice areas.

15 Greenberg Traurig Florida lawyers received special recognition as “Lawyer of the Year.” Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is given this title. The attorneys recognized as Lawyers of the Year, with their respective location and practice area are:

Cesar L. Alvarez, Corporate Law, Miami

Hilarie Bass, Litigation – Mergers and Acquisitions, Miami

Donn A. Beloff, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Fort Lauderdale

Bridget A. Berry, Litigation – Labor and Employment, West Palm Beach

Mark F. Bideau, Ligation – Construction, West Palm Beach

Lorence Jon Bielby, Litigation – Labor and Employment, Tallahassee

Alan T. Dimond, Litigation – Municipal, Miami

Lucia A. Dougherty, Administrative / Regulatory Law; Real Estate Law, Miami

Gary M. Epstein, Securities Regulation, Miami

Joseph Z. Fleming, Environmental Law, Miami

Bradford D. Kaufman, Securities / Capital Markets Law, West Palm Beach

Adam B. Landa, Copyright Law, Orlando

Adrienne L. Pardo, Government Relations Practice, Miami

I. William Spivey II, Litigation – Real Estate, Orlando

Jeffrey S. Tenen, Securitization and Structured Finance Law, Miami

In Florida, Greenberg Traurig was top listed in the following nine practice areas:

Environmental Law

Government Relations

Litigation – Land Use and Zoning

Litigation – Real Estate

Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Litigation – Securities

Public Finance Law

Real Estate Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

The Greenberg Traurig Florida attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers in America cover more than 55 different practice areas. Three attorneys are honored for the first time. The attorneys are listed with their corresponding category/practice area(s) and the year they were first recognized:

Boca Raton

Dennis W. Hillier (2007) – Real Estate Law

Jeffrey S. Kahn (2010) – Tax Law

Marvin A. Kirsner (2008) – Tax Law

Marcia H. Langley (2010) – Real Estate Law

Craig T. McClung (2012) – Tax Law

Stephen A. Mendelsohn (2013) – Litigation; Banking and Finance

Robert J. Robes (2013) – Trusts and Estates

Fort Lauderdale

David O. Batista (2013) – Commercial Litigation

Donn A. Beloff (2006) – Corporate Law; Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law

Francis B. Brogan Jr. (2005) – Trusts and Estates

Jerold I. Budney (2010) – Appellate Practice; Commercial Litigation

William R. Clayton (2010) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Construction; Litigation-Real Estate

Jonathan S. Gelman (2009) – Real Estate Law

James R. George (2015) – Litigation-Trusts and Estates

Jeffrey Gilbert (2013) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Bankruptcy; Litigation-Real Estate

Glenn E. Goldstein (2010) – Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Banking and Finance; Litigation-Real Estate

Scott M. Grossman (2011) – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation-Bankruptcy

Barbara A. Hall (2007) – Environmental Law; Government Relations Practice

Jeffrey Allan Hirsch (2010) – Commercial Litigation

Kenneth A. Horky (2013) – Commercial Litigation

Stanley G. Jacobs, Jr. (2013) – Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law

Stephen F. Katz (2005) – Real Estate Law

Kara L. MacCullough (2012) – Corporate Compliance Law; Corporate Law

Bruce I. March (2011) – Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Dan McCawley (2010) – Real Estate Law

Paul B. McCawley (2009) – Tax Law; Trusts and Estates

John L. McManus (2013) – Commercial Litigation

Matthew W. Miller (2011) – Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Securities Regulation

Debbie M. Orshefsky (2006) – Environmental Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law

David C. Peck (2006) – Corporate Law; Health Care Law

Brian J. Sherr (2007) – Real Estate Law

Michele L. Stocker (2013) – Commercial Litigation

Miami

Cesar L. Alvarez (1993) – Corporate Law; International Trade and Finance Law

Emilio J. Alvarez-Farré (2006) – Corporate Law; Mergers and Acquisitions Law

David A. Barkus (2011) – Corporate Law

Kerri L. Barsh (2007) – Environmental Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Litigation-Environmental; Litigation-Land Use and Zoning; Natural Resources Law

Hilarie Bass (2007) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Banking and Finance; Litigation-Mergers and Acquisitions; Litigation-Real Estate; Litigation-Securities

Jacqueline Becerra (2010) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation- Intellectual Property; Litigation-Securities

Norman J. Benford (1983) – Trusts and Estates

Richard N. Bernstein (2005) – Corporate Law

Mark D. Bloom (1993) – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation-Bankruptcy

Burt Bruton (2005) – Litigation-Real Estate; Real Estate Law

David A. Coulson (2010) – Commercial Litigation

Albert A. del Castillo (2006) – Public Finance Law

Alan T. Dimond (2007) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Construction; Litigation-Municipal; Litigation-Real Estate

Lucia A. Dougherty (2006) – Administrative/Regulatory Law; Environmental Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law

Seth J. Entin (2007) – Tax Law

Gary M. Epstein (1995) – Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Securities Regulation

Robert S. Fine Esq., A.I.A. (2012) – Government Relations Practice; Litigation-Land Use and Zoning

Joseph Z. Fleming (1983) – Employment Law-Management; Entertainment Law-Motion Pictures and Television; Environmental Law; Labor Law-Management; Land Use and Zoning Law; Litigation-Environmental; Litigation-Labor and Employment; Litigation-Land Use and Zoning; Sports Law; Water Law

Carl A. Fornaris (2008) – Banking and Finance Law; Corporate Law; Financial Services Regulation Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Securities Regulation

Adam Foslid (2015) – Commercial Litigation

Ricardo L. Fraga (2010) – Real Estate Law

Robert C. Gang (2006) – Public Finance Law

Laura R. Gangemi Vignola (2008) – Real Estate Law

Bruce H. Giles-Klein (2006) – Public Finance Law

Richard J. Giusto (2007) – Real Estate Law

Steven E. Goldman (2007) – Real Estate Law

Matthew B. Gorson (1987) – Real Estate Law

Larry J. Hoffman (1989) – Corporate Law

Kenneth C. Hoffman (2011) – Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law

John B. Hutton III (2009) – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law;
Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Bankruptcy

Steven A. Landy (2014) – Real Estate Law

Steven B. Lapidus (1995) – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Nancy B. Lash (2008) – Real Estate Law

Juan P. Loumiet (2008) – Litigation-Real Estate; Real Estate Law

Patricia Menéndez-Cambó (2006) – Corporate Law; International Trade and Finance Law

Adrienne L. Pardo (2011) – Government Relations Practice

Eliot Pedrosa (2013) – Commercial Litigation

Albert D. Quentel (1987) – Real Estate Law

Julissa Rodriguez (2013) – Appellate Practice

Ronald M. Rosengarten (2006) – Employment Law-Management; Labor Law-Management

Ira N. Rosner (2007) – Corporate Law; Energy Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law

Mark A. Salky (2013) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Real Estate

Gary A. Saul (2006) – Real Estate Law

Elliot H. Scherker (2001) – Appellate Practice; Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants

Ozzie A. Schindler (2006) – Tax Law

Mark P. Schnapp (2006) – Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Marlene K. Silverman (2007) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Intellectual Property

Charles E. (“Skip”) Stiver Jr. (1999) – Tax Law

Susan J. Tarbe (2007) – Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Jeffrey S. Tenen (2006) – Corporate Law; Derivatives and Futures Law; Securitization and Structured Finance Law; Transportation Law

Manuel R. Valcarcel IV (2007) – Communications Law; Technology Law

David E. Wells (2008) – Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law

Diana S.C. Zeydel (2008) – Litigation-Trusts and Estates; Tax Law; Trusts and Estates

Orlando

James Bacchus (2006) – International Trade and Finance Law

Warren S. Bloom (2007) – Public Finance Law

Orlando L. Evora (2007) – Real Estate Law

Peter J. Fides II (2008) – Real Estate Law

Gregory W. Herbert (2010) – Litigation-Intellectual Property; Litigation-Patent

Russell P. Hintze (2008) – Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Tax Law

Joseph J. JeBailey (2013) – Real Estate Law

Julie P. Kendig-Schrader (2008) – Environmental Law; Litigation-Land Use and Zoning; Real Estate Law

Adam B. Landa (2013) – Copyright Law; Litigation-Intellectual Property; Litigation-Patent

Joel D. Maser (2005) – Tax Law

Scott R. MacLeod (2007) – Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

Jonathan M. Perry (2014) – Real Estate Law

Ronald M. Schirtzer (2013) – Commercial Litigation

Alan C. Sheppard Jr. (2013) – Real Estate Law

I. William Spivey II (2009) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Banking and Finance; Litigation-Real Estate

Michael J. Sullivan (2005) – Leisure and Hospitality Law; Real Estate Law

Jéan E. Wilson (2007) – Public Finance Law

Tallahassee

David C. Ashburn (2008) – Government Relations Practice; Health Care Law

Fred W. Baggett (2007) – Government Relations Practice

Lorence Jon Bielby (2008) – Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Labor and Employment; Technology Law

Michael J. Cherniga (2006) – Government Relations Practice; Health Care Law

Fred F. Harris (2010) – Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Tax Law

M. Hope Keating (2010) – Appellate Practice; Health Care Law

Robert R. McDonald (2009) – Real Estate Law

Maribel N. Nicholson-Choice (2010) – Environmental Law

Barry Richard (2006) – Appellate Practice; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law; Litigation-Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Tampa

Gregory W. Kehoe (2009) – Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Vincent A. Marchetti (2013) – Litigation-Land Use and Zoning

Cynthia L. May (2012) – Employment Law-Management; Labor Law-Management

Richard C. McCrea Jr. (1995) – Employment Law-Management; Labor Law-Management; Litigation-Labor and Employment

Kimberly A. Mello (2013) – Appellate Practice

Robert A. Soriano (1993) – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation-Bankruptcy

David B. Weinstein (2005) – Commercial Litigation; Environmental Law; Litigation-Environmental

Peter W. Zinober (1989) – Employment Law-Management; Labor Law-Management; Litigation-Labor and Employment

West Palm Beach

Bridget A. Berry (2012) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Construction; Litigation-Labor and Employment; Litigation-Real Estate

Mark F. Bideau (2009) – Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Construction Law; Employment Law-Management; Litigation-Construction; Litigation-First Amendment; Litigation-Labor and Employment; Litigation-Land Use and Zoning; Litigation-Real Estate; Litigation-Securities; Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action-Defendants

Joseph C. Coates III (2011) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy); Litigation-Securities

Tracy L. Gerber (2014) – Litigation-Securities

Laurie L. Gildan (2009) – Litigation-Real Estate; Real Estate Law

Phillip H. Hutchinson (2015) – Product Liability Litigation-Defendants

Bradford D. Kaufman (2008) – Commercial Litigation; Litigation-Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy); Litigation-Securities; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Securities Regulation

David M. Layman (2010) – Real Estate Law

Patricia A. Leonard (2014) – Commercial Litigation

Robert Sanders (2010) – Land Use and Zoning Law

Stephen D. Sanford (2010) – Public Finance Law

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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