MIAMI, Fla. (PRWEB) June 21, 2016
Jay A. Yagoda, an associate in the Miami Appellate Practice at international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the Third District Court of Appeal Historical Society.
Incorporated in 2008, the Third District Court of Appeal Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation, collection, and commemoration of the history of Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal. The Society's mission is to preserve the Court's historical records; to collect and create further records, in print and electronic media; to commemorate the history and achievements of the Court; and to educate the public about the workings of the Court and the judicial system.
At Greenberg Traurig, Yagoda focuses his practice on appellate law and trial support, in state and federal courts. Yagoda is involved in several professional and community organizations including the Appellate Practice Section of The Florida Bar; the American Bar Association, Business Law and Litigation Sections; the Dade County Bar Association; and the Federal Bar Association, South Florida Chapter. He also serves as both a member and Mentoring Chair of the Rosemary Barkett Appellate Inn of Court. Yagoda received his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2010.
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.