CHICAGO (PRWEB) January 27, 2015
Four shareholders from the Chicago office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP have recently been distinguished as top real estate lawyers in Illinois by Leading Lawyers and are featured in the January 2015 Real Estate Construction and Environmental edition of Leading Lawyers Magazine.
Leading Lawyers, a division of the Law Bulletin Publishing Company, conducted a statewide search surveying thousands of Illinois lawyers to determine the top real estate lawyers in the state. Only those lawyers who were recommended the most often qualified as Leading Real Estate and Real Estate Related Lawyers.
Corey E. Light, co-chair of the firm's Global Real Estate Practice, was listed among the Top 10 Leading Real Estate Lawyers in Illinois and Top 100 Leading Real Estate Related Lawyers in Illinois. With nearly 30 years of domestic and international experience, Light focuses his practice on real estate transactions and development.
Michael T. Fishman, co-chair of the firm's Chicago Real Estate Practice, was listed among the Top 10 Leading Real Estate Lawyers in Illinois and Top 100 Leading Real Estate Related Lawyers in Illinois. Fishman focuses his practice on real estate, real estate finance, private equity and real estate fund formation.
Rita M. Powers, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate Litigation Practice and the Chicago Litigation Practice was listed among the Top 100 Leading Women Real Estate Related Lawyers in Illinois. Powers focuses her litigation practice on real estate transactions, development, financing, and landlord-tenant matters, particularly with respect to shopping centers and hotels.
Dean A. Isaacs, shareholder in the firm's Real Estate Practice, was listed among the Top 100 Leading Real Estate Related Lawyers in Illinois. Isaacs focuses his practice on a broad spectrum of issues related to U.S. and international real estate, including construction, acquisition and mezzanine loans.
About Greenberg Traurig – Chicago
Greenberg Traurig's Chicago office strives to be as dynamic and diverse as the city it calls home. Since its inception in 1999, it has expanded significantly, growing from three attorneys to more than 140. The resident team advises clients from Fortune 500 companies to innovative start-ups in nearly every major practice area and industry. Offering local knowledge and experience, the Chicago office is supported by a network of contacts both in the United States and abroad available to help clients achieve their objectives locally, domestically and in the global marketplace.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 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.