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David Freylikhman Recognized as a 2019 NJBIZ 40 Under 40 Winner

FLORHAM PARK, NJ – Aug. 20, 2019David Freylikhman, a shareholder in the New Jersey office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been recognized as one ofNJBIZ's “40 Under 40” winners. According to NJBIZ’s website, the award honors “movers and shakers making their mark in New Jersey business.” The winners, who will be celebrated at an award ceremony on Sept. 18 at iPlay America in Freehold, NJ, include high achievers from a variety of industries.

“This recognition is indicative of David’s exceptional talent as a lawyer and his dedication to our local community,” said Philip R. Sellinger and David Jay, co-managing shareholders of the firm’s New Jersey office. “He is a great example of the strategic, dynamic, and thoughtful attorneys that serve our clients, both in New Jersey and throughout the firm. We are happy to congratulate David on this well-deserved award.”

Freylikhman focuses his practice on real estate and business law, including the purchase, sale, leasing, developing and financing of commercial properties. His real estate practice covers a full range of assets, including multi-family, office, retail, hotels, and mixed-use developments. Freylikhman has been recognized by Martindale-Hubbell with the Client Distinction Award, has been awarded an AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rating (Martindale's highest rating) each year since 2012 and has been selected as a New York Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine each year since 2013. Freylikhman was named to the 2017 "New Leaders of the Bar" by the New Jersey Law Journal, and has been mentioned in Real Deal, New York Law Journal, New Jersey Law Journal, Law360, Daily Business Review, and various other media outlets. Freylikhman is co-author of the "New Jersey Law and Practice" section of the Chambers and Partners "USA Regional Real Estate 2019 Guide”. 

As part of his corporate practice, Freylikhman counsels corporate clients on the legal aspects of optimal organizational structures to address their needs. He handles a broad range of sophisticated commercial transactions, including formation, governance, fund-raising, financing, acquisitions, dispositions, strategic alliances, licensings, and corporate control matters. Freylikhman is also an adjunct professor of law with New York Law School teaching Drafting: Corporate Documents and Commercial Finance.

About Greenberg Traurig — New Jersey: Established in 2002, Greenberg Traurig’s New Jersey office has grown to approximately 75 attorneys practicing in the areas of Complex Commercial and Class Action Litigation, Hatch-Waxman Litigation, Corporate, Restructuring & Bankruptcy, Construction Law, Franchise & Distribution, Immigration & Compliance, Intellectual Property & Technology, Labor & Employment, Real Estate, Tax, and Private Wealth Services. As a significant contributor to the firm's international platform, the New Jersey office includes a team of nationally recognized attorneys who provide legal advice to international, national, and local business and technology clients. The team offers clients both the dedication and responsiveness of a local firm with the combined know-how and geographic reach of a global law firm.

About Greenberg Traurig:  Greenberg Traurig (GT) has more than 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:  Twitter: @GT_Law.