Houston (PRWEB) November 04, 2015
Dwayne L. Mason, a shareholder at the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, was recently selected as a finalist for the Texas Minority Counsel Program’s (TMCP) 2015 Trailblazer Outside Counsel of the Year Award.
This award is presented to the nominee judged by the TMCP Committee to have done the most to effectuate the promotion of diversity within the legal profession through hiring, retention, and mentoring of minority and women attorneys; partnering with minority and women owned law firms; and involvement with Bar and/or community activities designed to promote diversity within the legal profession.
“We congratulate Dwayne on this well-deserved recognition,” said Douglas C. Atnipp, Texas co-regional operating shareholder and co-managing shareholder of the firm’s Houston office. “Dwayne’s dedication to diversity is evident by his work in the firm, various legal associations, and the State Bar.”
“I look forward to continuing my efforts to facilitate opportunities for diverse attorneys. Promoting an environment where all attorneys are empowered to thrive and make a positive impact is important to me,” said Mason.
Mason serves as the head of Greenberg Traurig’s Texas Intellectual Property Litigation Practice. His practice focuses on patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and technology-based commercial litigation. Mason also manages patent and trademark portfolios, and assists companies in protecting and commercializing their intellectual property.
The TMCP is a client development, networking, and CLE event for diverse attorneys in Texas. TMCP was created in 1993 with the mission of increasing opportunities for minority and women attorneys who provide legal services to corporate and government clients, and to expose those organizations to the talent found in the minority and woman lawyer community.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas
Greenberg Traurig has 100 attorneys in Texas, serving clients from offices in Austin, Dallas and Houston.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1900 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, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.