MIAMI, Fla. (PRWEB) October 02, 2015
MIAMI – Oct. 2, 2015 – Stephanie L. Varela, an associate in the Miami Appellate practice of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., has been accepted into the 2015-2016 class of Leadership Miami. Sponsored by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, the program provides educational training and experiences to cultivate young community leaders.
“Leadership Miami is a top-notch program for cultivating and educating young professionals about the unique challenges and opportunities our community faces,” said Jaret L. Davis, co-managing shareholder of the Greenberg Traurig Miami office and Leadership Miami alumnus. “We are very proud of Stephanie and her commitment to the improvement of the Greater Miami community.”
At Greenberg Traurig, Varela focuses her practice on appellate law and trial support. She has experience with a variety of substantive legal issues and areas of the law, in cases before state and federal courts, and has lectured and authored publications on various issues.
In July 2015, Varela was elected to the Board of Trustees of the Florida Supreme Court Historical Society. She was also recently recognized as a “Rising Star” in the 2015 edition of Florida Super Lawyers magazine. Varela received her law degree from University of Florida Levin College of Law.
“I am honored to join this class of Leadership Miami,” Varela said. “I look forward to this opportunity to work alongside some of Miami’s brightest young leaders as together we strive to continue to make Miami a better place for future generations.”
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 1,900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No. 1 on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.