NEW YORK – Aug. 12, 2019 – Five attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP have been shortlisted for Euromoney’s 2019 Rising Star Awards. The firm was also shortlisted for Best International Mentoring Program and Best International Firm for Talent Management for the second consecutive year. Winners will be announced at a ceremony at The Pierre in New York, Sept. 12.
The following Greenberg Traurig attorneys are finalists for the awards in these select areas of practice:
- Marcella C. Ducca, Best in Product Liability
- Joel Feldman, Best in Copyright and Trademark
- Gabriel J. Fleet, Best in Media & Entertainment
- Lindsay E. Hutner, Best in Labor & Employment
- Fang Xie, Ph.D., Best in Life Sciences
“We are thrilled for these five attorneys to receive this recognition from Euromoney. It is a testament to not only their leadership at GT, but within their practice and amongst their peers,” said Bradford D. Kaufman, co-president and global chair of professional development and integration. “It is very rewarding to have our mentoring and retention programs acknowledged for the second year by Euromoney. The firm puts much effort and creativity into these programs to support our attorneys throughout every stage of their career.”
Greenberg Traurig’s Mentoring Program and talent management efforts work together to utilize a variety of tools and programs that help attorneys create a strong, successful practice. At the foundation, is the firm’s Associate Development Program, utilizing senior attorneys and a variety of tools to advise, support, and guide junior attorneys in the early stages of their careers. As Greenberg Traurig attorneys progress, the firm offers different programs such as its Growing Talent program to continue to develop legal, business, and interpersonal skills; in addition to offering alternative attorney tracks, providing opportunity and flexibility to attorneys to tailor their careers.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2100 attorneys in 41 locations 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: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.