MIAMI, Fla. (PRWEB) April 10, 2015
Jaret L. Davis, Co-Managing Shareholder of the Miami office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., has been honored with the Entrepreneurial Catalyst Award by the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) South Florida.
The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship's mission is to provide programs that inspire young people from low-income communities to stay in school, recognize business opportunities and plan for successful futures.
Davis will be presented with this award at the annual Ignite Entrepreneurship Launch Benefit on May 2 at the Palm Court in the Miami Design District. Miami Herald reporter Nancy Dahlberg will also be honored at the event with the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award.
“I am honored to be recognized by an organization whose mission, I believe, plays an important role in helping to build a better community for the future,” Davis said. “I look forward to continuing to help strengthen South Florida’s reputation as a center for entrepreneurship.”
As Co-Managing Shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Miami office, Davis oversees approximately 170 attorneys and 200 business staff based in the firm’s founding office. As a member of the firm’s Corporate & Securities Practice, he focuses on domestic and international transactions within the mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, and credit markets arenas representing companies with an industry focus on the IT, health care and biotech sectors.
About Greenberg Traurig — Miami
The Greenberg Traurig Miami office was founded in 1967 by attorneys with a business-focused approach and a tradition of community service. Since that time, the Miami office has actively supported and helped drive South Florida’s growth as an international financial and cultural center, serving as a gateway between the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. In the community, the office is well-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, labor and employment, 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
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.