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Greenberg Traurig Elevates Bina Palnitkar to Shareholder in Dallas

DALLAS – March 16, 2018 – The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has elevated Bina Palnitkar to shareholder in its Dallas office.

Palnitkar is an accomplished trial lawyer whose practice focuses on resolving complex business and intellectual property disputes through litigation, arbitration, and alternative dispute resolution. She has a national and international practice that is tailored to the needs and expectations of her clients. She has broad experience handling breach of contract, trademark infringement litigation, anti-counterfeiting enforcement, international FCPA compliance matters, medical malpractice defense for health care entities, fraud, tortious interference, and theft of trade secrets. Palnitkar’s practical experience and approach to dispute resolution covers a number of disciplines and industries, including health care, start-up firms, and technology.

Outside of her legal practice, Palnitkar is also a civic leader. She has had an advisory role on multiple local and state election campaigns, is a former president of the Dallas Chapter of the North American South Asian Bar Association, and is a member of the Junior League and the Cattle Baron’s Ball Committee. She is also instrumental in the outreach and development of Methodist Moody Brain and Spine Institute.

“We are proud of Bina’s accomplishments and are looking forward to her continuing to develop in the firm and Dallas market,” said Joseph F. Coniglio, managing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Dallas office.

Palntikar earned her J.D., with highest honors, from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Institute of Technology, and her B.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin. Prior to her career in law, Bina was among the first women on the Chicago Board of Options Exchange with the prestigious Chicago Trading Company.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Greenberg Traurig has more than 125 attorneys in Texas, serving clients from offices in Austin, Dallas, and Houston.

About Greenberg Traurig: 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: Twitter: @GT_Law.