WEST ORANGE, N.J. – Aug. 1, 2016 — A team of more than 80 people, organized by Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s New Jersey office, participated in the New Jersey 5K Corporate FunRun July 26, which raised money for Tackle Kids Cancer in West Orange, New Jersey.
“Greenberg Traurig is committed to the communities where we live and work” said Kristine J. Feher, Labor & Employment Practice shareholder in the firm’s New Jersey office. “We are proud to sponsor the New Jersey Corporate FunRun and Tackle Kids Cancer, which raises critical funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research.”
During an awards ceremony after the race, the firm was recognized for having the largest team with 83 overall participants. In addition, New Jersey shareholder William Stroever, won the men’s category and the overall race, and New Jersey shareholders Barry Schindler, Stroever, and David Freylikhman won honors for the top men’s team.
Tackle Kids Cancer is an initiative started by The Children’s Cancer Institute at Hackensack University Medical Center. Donations to Tackle Kids Cancer benefit the essential clinical care, unique support services, and groundbreaking cancer research needed to find a cure.
Corporate FunRun is hosting 10 events in multiple locations. For additional information about Greenberg Traurig’s participation in the Corporate FunRun as well as pictures, follow the firm’s FunRun hashtag on Twitter and Instagram at #GT5K4kids.
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Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.