TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) December 18, 2015
The Tampa office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. continues in its expansion mode with the recent addition of three new associates to the office’s Litigation Practice.
“We are pleased to welcome three outstanding associates who we are confident will help us further Greenberg Traurig’s success and growth in the Tampa market following our recent move,” said David B. Weinstein, Managing Shareholder of the firm’s Tampa office. Weinstein also serves as Chair of the Environmental & Toxic Torts Litigation Practice.
Danielle M. Diaz, an associate in the firm’s Litigation practice group for eight years, transferred to Tampa from Greenberg Traurig’s Washington D.C. office in September. She focuses her practice on litigation involving contract disputes, administrative law, and commercial and regulatory claims against the federal government. Diaz attended the University of Miami School of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude, served as Managing Editor of the University of Miami Law Review, and was elected to the Order of the Coif. She is very active in pro bono matters with the firm and was listed as a “Rising Star” in Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers in 2014-2015.
Laura Bassini joined Greenberg Traurig’s Litigation practice group after completing a two-year judicial clerkship with Justice R. Fred Lewis of the Florida Supreme Court. She focuses her practice on business, environmental, and white-collar matters, including appeals. Bassini attended the University of Miami School of Law where she graduated summa cum laude, served as Articles and Comments Editor for the University of Miami Law Review, and was elected to the Order of the Coif.
Ryan T. Hopper joined Greenberg Traurig’s Litigation practice group after serving as a judicial law clerk to the District Judge Roy B. “Skip” Dalton Jr. of the Middle District of Florida. He focuses his practice on environmental, business, and white-collar matters. Hopper received his B.A., summa cum laude, and his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Florida where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, Order of the Barristers, and the Order of the Coif.
About Greenberg Traurig -Tampa
Greenberg Traurig’s Tampa office represents clients in a broad array of civil and criminal litigation, trial, and appellate practice in state and federal courts—including complex and high-stakes trials—both in Florida and around the country. We also regularly represent clients in labor & employment, real estate, environmental, land development, corporate, bankruptcy & creditors' rights, public finance, tax, and other business planning and transactions. We work closely with our Orlando office to offer clients full-service representation in the region, with our six other Florida offices to provide seamless state-wide representation, and with dozens of Greenberg Traurig offices in the United States and abroad to provide clients with both local expertise and global reach. Six Greenberg Traurig Tampa practices are listed as top-tier by U.S. News–Best Law Firms®. And, members of our team are recognized in Chambers and Partners USA Guide, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, The Legal 500 United States, Florida Super Lawyers, Florida Trend magazine’s Florida Legal Elite, and Best Lawyers in America.
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.