MIAMI, Fla. (PRWEB) May 27, 2015
Iris Escarra, Shareholder and Co-Chair of the Miami Land Development & Zoning Practice at international law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., has been named one of the Influential Business Women for 2015 by the South Florida Business Journal.
Escarra and 25 fellow honorees were celebrated at the May 21 Influential Business Women Awards Luncheon in Davie, Florida.
“I am honored to be recognized among some of the area’s most inspiring professional women,” Escarra said. “I look forward to continuing my efforts to raise the stature of women and promote leadership opportunities for women in the business community. I hope my success as an attorney and working mother can serve as a role model for future generations.”
At Greenberg Traurig, Escarra represents landowners and developers in every phase of property development and operations. Her work covers a wide-range of industry sectors including residential, hotel, retail, commercial and mixed-uses, and institutional uses such as affordable housing, educational facilities, medical buildings, places of worship and museums. She is a former Assistant City Attorney for the city of Miami.
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 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.