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Greenberg Traurig Shortlisted for The Lawyer Award: Global Firm of the Year in Europe

NEW YORK – Jan. 15, 2019 – The Lawyer, a UK-based legal publication, has announced what it called “the cream of the Continental crop,” The Lawyer European Awards shortlist 2019. Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, with four of its 38 offices in Europe, is one of only four law firms on the list for the Global Firm of the Year in Europe Award.

According to the publication, the shortlist, published Jan. 14, spans firms large and small, from European giants to specialist boutiques. For the first time The Lawyer will combine its award for US Law Firm of the Year in Europe with its UK Law Firm of the Year in Europe award, and there will be one award for Global Firm of the Year in Europe. Winners in this and 20-plus other categories will be announced at an upcoming awards event on March 19, 2019, in London.

"We have been carefully and strategically growing our presence across Europe in a disciplined manner for some years, with a culture and practices that are synergistic with the rest of the firm which has greatly contributed to this success,” said Richard A. Rosenbaum, Greenberg Traurig Executive Chairman. “We are a unified business across the globe and from Warsaw to Berlin to London to Amsterdam, are leading in a variety of markets and practices, together with our long term alliance in Milan. We greatly appreciate this recognition and look forward to a bright future working closely together."

“We are extremely grateful of the trust our clients place in us to address their legal needs in Europe and beyond. This type of recognition could not happen without that trust and without the incredible work of our lawyers and staff in Europe and through the firm,” said Brian L. Duffy, Greenberg Traurig CEO. “Congratulations to everyone on the shortlist.”

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: 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 2018 Am Law Global 100. Web:; Twitter: @GT_Law.