WASHINGTON (PRWEB) May 10, 2018
Shareholder Stephen K. Shahida at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP received a Certificate of Commendation from The Veterans Consortium (TVC) for his pro bono work, specifically for his successful representation of a veteran in federal court. A reception honoring Shahida and other volunteers took place April 24.
TVC is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) serving the global U.S. veteran community and celebrating 25 years of pro bono legal service to U.S. veterans and their families, caregivers, and survivors.
Greenberg Traurig has long supported TVC through various legal services. Notably, Of Counsel John D. Altenburg, Jr. has been honored by the organization in the past for his support. In addition, the firm’s Pro Bono Program Chair Caroline J. Heller, Litigation Of Counsel Marissa Banez, and Government Contracts Associate Danielle K. Muenzfeld have taken cases as part of TVC’s pro bono program.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Pro Bono Program
Greenberg Traurig lawyers across the firm’s offices provide pro bono legal services to the indigent and working poor, as well as to numerous civic and charitable organizations dedicated to assisting them. The firm focuses its resources on specialized and interrelated issues including civil rights and affirmative action, anti-human trafficking, family law matters, criminal appeals, immigration and political asylum, and housing and homelessness.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.