Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 31, 2016
Jared R. Kessler, an associate in the Litigation Practice of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, has been selected by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as one of the “40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of South Florida.” He will be recognized along with other honorees on Saturday, Nov. 5 at a fundraiser gala event at the Florida International University Kovens Conference Center, 3000 NE 151 Street, North Miami, FL 33131. The award will be presented by the South Florida office of the nonprofit organization’s Florida chapter.
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognizes distinguished attorneys committed to both the practice of law and the betterment of their community. The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the world's leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis, and nearly every Cystic Fibrosis-specific drug available today was made possible with the foundation’s financial support.
“I’m excited to receive this recognition from The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and to share this honor with so many distinguished attorneys in South Florida,” Kessler said. “At Greenberg Traurig we are committed to serving our community and supporting many worthwhile causes through our service and leadership. We applaud Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for its efforts to help find a cure for this disease.”
At Greenberg Traurig, Jared R. Kessler focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, including class action litigation and securities litigation. In addition to his support of The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, he currently serves as the Chair-Elect of Make-A-Wish Champions, a group of young professionals supporting the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s Southern Florida Chapter.
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 2,000 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.