DALLAS – March 15, 2018 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP elevated Elizabeth Ross Hadley to shareholder in the firm’s Austin office. In Texas, where the firm has more than 125 attorneys serving clients from offices in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, there were five elevations.
Firmwide, Greenberg Traurig elevated 42 attorneys to shareholder from 21 of the firm’s offices and 14 practice areas. Female attorneys make up 50 percent of the firm’s 2018 new shareholder class.
“We have both worked closely with Elizabeth for many years. Her elevation reflects Greenberg Traurig’s ongoing commitment to developing and advancing lawyers to become tomorrow’s legal leaders,” said Demetrius McDaniel, Greenberg Traurig co-regional operating shareholder for Texas, and Tom Bond, co-managing shareholder of the Austin office, in a joint statement. “We are excited for Elizabeth to continue to provide excellent client service and to grow her practice as a shareholder of the firm.”
Hadley focuses her practice on government law and policy and litigation matters. Her government law and policy practice focuses on legislative, regulatory, and policy issues, including insurance regulation, economic development, technology, health care policy, and campaign finance compliance in Texas. In addition to representing clients before the Texas legislature, she has legislative and agency experience having worked previously in the U.S. Senate, the Texas State Senate, and the Texas Department of Agriculture. Hadley’s litigation experience includes the representation of pharmaceutical and medical device companies in products liability matters, insurance companies, financial institutions, health care providers, public and private corporations, and state governmental entities. She has wide-ranging trial experience in state and federal courts in Texas and Mississippi, including first and second chair in jury and bench trials, motions practice, discovery, and mediation.
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: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.