LONDON – Oct. 26, 2017 – Lawyers from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP have been recognised in The Legal 500 UK 2017 Guide (the “Guide”). The Guide recommends the firm’s London office as a “Top-Tier Firm” in “Investment fund formation and management: Real estate funds.” In addition, the Guide also recommends 10 practice areas in London.

Global Vice Chairman Paul Maher and Shareholder Tim Webb are recognised as leading lawyers in London for M&A and Real Estate respectively.

According to the publisher, The Legal 500 United Kingdom is the leading guide to law firms in the UK. The Guide is aimed at buyers of legal services, particularly general/corporate counsel. Published annually, it is researched and written by an experienced team. The research process involves inviting submissions from law firms across the UK.

The Guide recommends Greenberg Traurig's London office in the following practices:

Top-Tier Firm Rankings
• Investment fund formation and management: Real estate funds

Firm Rankings

• Corporate and commercial: EU and competition
• Corporate and commercial: Equity capital markets
• Corporate and commercial: M&A: mid-market, £50m-£250m; smaller deals, up to £50m; upper mid-market and premium deals, £250m+
• Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation
• Finance: Bank lending: investment grade debt and syndicated loans
• Human resources: Employment: employers and senior executives
• Projects, energy and natural resources: Water
• Real estate: Commercial property
• Real estate: Environment
• Real estate: Property finance

The Greenberg Traurig lawyers listed below are recommended in The Legal 500 UK 2017 editorial based on the Guide’s industry or practice area designations as selected by researchers:

Lawyer(s): Recommended in London for:
Fiona Adams Corporate and commercial: M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals, £250m+
Gary Bellingham Finance: Bank lending: investment grade debt and syndicated loans; Real estate: Property finance
Andrew Caunt Corporate and commercial: Equity capital markets
Steven Cowins Investment fund formation and management: Real estate funds; Real estate: Commercial property; Real estate: Property finance
Naomi Feinstein Human resources: Employment: employers and senior executives
Dorothee Fischer-Appelt Corporate and commercial: Equity capital markets
David Fitzgerald Corporate and commercial: M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals, £250m+; Real estate: Property finance
Michael Goldberg Corporate and commercial: M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals, £250m+
Michael Goldberg Investment fund formation and management: Real estate funds; Real estate: Commercial property; and Real estate: Property finance
Russell Lamb Human resources: Employment: employers and senior executives
Paul Maher Corporate and commercial: M&A: mid-market, £50m-£250m (Leading individuals); smaller deals, up to £50m (Leading individuals); upper mid-market and premium deals, £250m+ (Leading individuals)
Emma Menzies Finance: Bank lending: investment grade debt and syndicated loans; Real estate: Property finance
James Mountain Corporate and commercial: Equity capital markets
Lisa Navarro Corporate and commercial: EU and competition; Projects, energy and natural resources: Water
Matthew Priday Real estate: Commercial property; Real estate: Property finance
Cate Sharp Real estate: Environment
Gillian Sproul Corporate and commercial: EU and competition; Projects, energy and natural resources: Water
Henrietta Walker Corporate and commercial: M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals, £250m+
Tim Webb Real estate: Commercial property (Leading individuals); Real estate: Property finance
                                        

For a complete list of the rankings and editorial summaries by The Legal 500 researchers and editors, please click here.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

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