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Greenberg Traurig Elevates 3 Attorneys in Its Philadelphia Office

PHILADELPHIA — Feb. 27, 2019 — Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP elevated environmental attorney Jillian C. Kirn and business immigration attorney Nataliya Rymer to shareholder. The firm also announced the elevation of litigation attorney Gregory T. Sturges to of counsel. All three attorneys are based in the firm’s Philadelphia office.

“We are very proud of these elevations because they reflect the strength and quality of the work and the focus on client service that these attorneys provide on a daily basis,” said Curtis B. Toll, managing shareholder for the Philadelphia office. “We are stronger because of their presence and the contributions they make to their practices, and the impact of their work is felt firmwide.”

  • Jillian C. Kirn joined the Greenberg Traurig in 2012, and focuses her practice on complex environmental and energy litigation, regulatory compliance counseling, and resolution of environmental liabilities identified during transactions that occur in this region and throughout the United States.
  • Nataliya Rymer joined the firm in 2013, and focuses her practice on employment-based immigration and compliance, representing a wide range of employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant matters. Her clients range from managers and executives to artists and entertainers to treaty traders and investors, among others.
  • Gregory T. Sturges came to Greenberg Traurig in 2014, and focuses his practice on commercial and mass tort litigation, with client representation including financial institutions, industrial, technology, education, and pharmaceutical companies, both locally and across the nation.

Firmwide, Greenberg Traurig announced the elevation of 32 attorneys to shareholder and 27 to of counsel/counsel in more than 20 areas of legal practice. The firm, which earlier this year opened its 30th office in the United States and 39th worldwide, also reported a fifth consecutive year of record revenue of more than $1.55 billion, an increase of $80 million over 2017’s tally.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Philadelphia Office: Founded in 1997, Greenberg Traurig’s Philadelphia office is home to nearly 50 attorneys and more than a dozen practices including Restructuring & Bankruptcy, Corporate, White Collar Defense & Special Investigations, Environmental, Immigration & Compliance, Investment Regulation, Labor & Employment, Litigation, Public Finance, Government Law & Policy, Real Estate, Private Wealth Services, and Tax. The Philadelphia office represents clients in the manufacturing, health care, real estate, energy, financial, and insurance industries, state and local governments, professional service, and energy firms, and individuals.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web:; Twitter: @GT_Law.