FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (May 28, 2014) – Six Fort Lauderdale attorneys from international law firm Greenberg Traurig have been recognized in the 2014 Chambers USA Guide.
According to its website, Chambers and Partners, publisher of the annual guide, selects attorneys and practices for inclusion based on thousands of interviews with practicing lawyers and clients throughout the world. Attorneys, practice areas and firms are ranked by placement in “bands,” with Band 1 being the highest placement. Practice areas are ranked by market as well as nationally. The official rankings were announced May 23.
Greenberg Traurig attorneys ranked in Fort Lauderdale and their practice areas:
• Scott M. Grossman – Bankruptcy/Restructuring
• Debbie M. Orshefsky – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
• Lori Smith-Lalla – Banking & Finance: Public Finance
Statewide, Greenberg Traurig had 53 Florida attorneys and 12 practice groups listed in the 2014 Chambers guide. Firm-wide, nearly 200 Greenberg Traurig attorneys and 34 practice areas are listed.
In addition to the individual rankings, Chambers and Partners ranks practice areas. The following Greenberg Traurig practice areas received “Band 1” placement in the Florida rankings:
About the Greenberg Traurig Fort Lauderdale Office
Greenberg Traurig opened its downtown Fort Lauderdale office in Broward County in 1985 with three attorneys. Today, the office boasts a varied legal practice with more than 50 attorneys who provide their clients with a broad range of experience and community contacts. Greenberg Traurig's Fort Lauderdale attorneys practice in a wide range of areas, including corporate and securities, litigation, real estate, labor and employment, business reorganizations and bankruptcy, environmental and land use, tax, and trusts and estates.