SAN FRANCISCO - Jan. 18, 2017 – Charles S. Birenbaum, shareholder in the San Francisco office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been elected to the board of directors of the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber). Birenbaum’s term on the Board began on Jan. 1, 2017.
Birenbaum serves as the firm’s Chair of Northern California. Chuck is an experienced labor and employment attorney who focuses his practice on traditional labor and employment law matters, and has wide-ranging experience litigating in state and federal courts as well as various administrative agencies. He has testified on proposed legislation impacting entire industries before state legislative committees, and has interfaced and negotiated with labor organizations, politicians, regulators, and industry leaders to resolve complex issues for his clients in the health care, energy, construction and other industries.
CalChamber is a not-for-profit business advocate and HR compliance resource for California Employers. The organization promotes pro-job policies and acts as a voice for private-sector employers. Their goals include making California a better place to live, work and do business.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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. One firm worldwide, GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the second largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2016, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.