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Greenberg Traurig Makes Strategic Addition to its Real Estate Practice in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY – May 20, 2019 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP strategically grew its Real Estate Practice with the addition of David C. Freinberg in its New Jersey office as of counsel.

“We are excited to welcome David, a highly regarded business-oriented attorney, to Greenberg Traurig,” the firm’s New Jersey office co-managing shareholders Philip R. Sellinger and David Jay said in a joint statement. “David’s considerable experience with representing real estate investors, developers, landlords, lenders, and tenants located throughout the United States further strengthens our existing capabilities and will be of great value to Greenberg Traurig clients in the region and globally.”

Freinberg focuses his practice on commercial real estate, working with clients on matters relating to the structuring and negotiation of acquisitions, sales, leases, joint ventures, and financings. He has deep experience in commercial leasing of office, retail, industrial, and warehouse spaces.

“David’s practice is a seamless fit with the legal services the firm offers real estate clients in New Jersey, the United States, and around the world.,” noted a joint statement from the co-chairs of the firm’s award-winning global Real Estate Practice Robert J. Ivanhoe, Corey E. Light, and Richard J. Giusto. “The addition of David contributes to our already deep bench of award-winning real estate attorneys who are focused on delivering quality and value for clients across sectors.”

Freinberg received the New Jersey Law Journal “Lifetime Achievement Award” in 2016, and has been listed in Corporate Counsel’s “Top Lawyers” and the National Super Lawyers Business Edition. In addition, he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America in real estate for eight years straight. Freinberg received in B.A. from Columbia College, his J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, and his M.B.A. in Finance and Real Estate from Columbia University Graduate School of Business.

About Greenberg Traurig's Real Estate Practice: The Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice is a cornerstone of the firm and recognized leader in the industry. The firm’s real estate attorneys deliver diversified and comprehensive counsel for property acquisition and investment, development, management and leasing, financing, restructuring, and disposition of all asset classes of real estate. The team draws upon the knowledge and experience of more than 400 real estate lawyers from around the world, serving clients from key markets in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia. The group’s clientele includes a broad range of property developers, lenders, investment managers, private equity funds, REITs, and private owners. The firm’s real estate team advises clients on a variety of matters across a broad spectrum of commercial, recreational, and residential real estate, including structured equity and debt and the hybrids.

About Greenberg Traurig: 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.