Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) August 26, 2014
Steven D. Fleissig, a real estate shareholder in the New Jersey office of international law firm, Greenberg Traurig LLP, has been named as a “Lawyer of the Year” for Banking and Finance Law in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area receives this recognition.
In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” designation, eight New Jersey attorneys are included in the “Best Lawyers” listing of the publication.
The New Jersey Greenberg Traurig attorneys listed with their corresponding category/practice area(s) are:
Robert C. Epstein – Construction Law, Litigation – Real Estate, Real Estate Law
Steven D. Fleissig – Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law
Roger B. Kaplan – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Antitrust, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Securities
Frederick M. Lappin – Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
Wendy Johnson Lario – Employment Law – Management
Martin L. Lepelstat – Litigation and Controversy – Tax, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
Philip R. Sellinger – Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation – Environmental
Robert I. Wexler – Corporate Law
Greenberg Traurig is top-listed for number of attorneys in the following practice areas nationwide:
Real Estate Law
Litigation – Real Estate
Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television
Entertainment Law- Music
For the eighth consecutive year, Greenberg Traurig is recognized for having more attorneys listed in Best Lawyers in America than any other law firm in the guide. The 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in America lists over 350 Greenberg Traurig attorneys across the firm’s U.S. offices. In addition, 26 of the firm’s attorneys were named “Lawyers of the Year” in their respective practices and markets.
According to the Best Lawyers website, the “Top Listed” designation is given to the firm that has the most listed lawyers in a particular location and practice area. The award is based exclusively on number of listed attorneys. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer-review. Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is recognized as a “Lawyer of the Year.”
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.