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Greenberg Traurig's Franchise & Distribution Practice Recognized by Chambers Global 2018

NEW YORK – March 22, 2018 – The Franchise & Distribution Practice of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP was recognized in the 2018 edition of Chambers Global. This marks the first time that the practice has been recognized in the global edition.

According to its website, Chambers and Partners, publisher of the annual guide, has selected attorneys and practice areas for inclusion based on thousands of interviews with practicing lawyers and clients around the world since 1990. The global edition covers over 190 countries.

The guide notes that the team is “skilled in advising companies on the legal climate of countries in which they hope to build franchises. It is also well versed in non-traditional venue franchise arrangements, including military bases, train stations and airports.” They further note that “they are now a recognised franchise practice and have managed to build that reputation in quite a short space of time." Shareholders Alan R. Greenfield and David W. Oppenheim are noted as key contacts.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Franchise & Distribution Practice:
Greenberg Traurig’s Franchise & Distribution Practice has represented clients in establishing franchise and distribution operations in more than 60 countries. The team has broad experience in structuring, negotiating, and documenting all types of arrangements used in international franchising. With franchise and distribution-focused transactional, regulatory, M&A, and litigation experience, the team has a thorough understanding of both the legal and business aspects of international franchising and distribution.

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.