Miami (PRWEB) September 23, 2014
Enrique A. Conde, a shareholder in the Corporate and Securities Practice at the Miami office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig P.A., has been elected as a term member to the Council on Foreign Relations.
Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations has 4,900 members who are among the most prominent leaders in the foreign policy arena, including top government officials, renowned scholars, business executives, acclaimed journalists, prominent lawyers and distinguished nonprofit professionals.
Conde will serve a five-year term as part of the Stephen M. Kellen Term Member Program, established to cultivate the next generation of foreign policy leaders. Each year, a new class of term members between the ages of 30 and 36-years-old is elected. Term members participate in a full range of activities, including events with high-profile speakers, an annual conference, roundtables, study abroad trips and visits to military bases, international organizations and U.S. government agencies.
“I am excited and honored to be a part of this prestigious organization,” Conde said. “I look forward to using my position to help others better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries.”
At Greenberg Traurig, Conde focuses his law practice on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate financings, joint ventures and all types of general contractual matters throughout North, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Europe.
Throughout his career, Conde has received awards and recognitions, including most recently: Listed, Latin Trade magazine, "Rising Legal Stars of Latin America," 2014; Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2014, "Rising Star," 2013; Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of "America’s Best Corporate Law Firms," 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013; Team Member, "Corporate & Finance - Law Firm of the Year (Florida-Based)," Chambers Latin America Awards, 2010, 2011 and 2013; Team Member, Latin Lawyer magazine, "Deal of the Year - Restructuring" Award, 2012.
About Greenberg Traurig — Miami
The Greenberg Traurig Miami office, founded in 1967 by attorneys with a business-focused approach and a tradition of community service, has actively supported and helped drive South Florida's growth as an international financial and cultural center and gateway between the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The office is known for its “Miami Roots, Global Reach.” The attorneys advise local, national and international companies in numerous industries and sectors, including aviation, entertainment, financial institutions, health care, international trade and customs, manufacturing, real estate, retail and technology. In Florida, Greenberg Traurig serves clients from across seven offices in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Orlando, Tallahassee, Tampa and West Palm Beach.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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