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Greenberg Traurig Named ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award Finalist

MIAMI – Sept. 24, 2020 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. has been named a finalist for the 2020 ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award presented by the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches. The virtual awards program will be held on September 25th.

The ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award is presented to organizations with a culture that encourages women employees to achieve their full leadership potential and that also give back to the larger community of women and girls by providing leadership development opportunities and initiatives, according to the Chamber.

ATHENA Awards have been presented in over 500 communities in eight countries since the inception of the award program in 1982, according to Athena International. ATHENA Award nominees are established leaders who demonstrate excellence, creativity, and initiative in their industry.

Greenberg Traurig’s West Palm Beach office was named a finalist based on a submission that highlighted the firm’s commitment to encourage women employees to achieve their full leadership potential.

The Greenberg Traurig Women Initiative (GTWI) supports women firmwide with programs and initiatives relevant to the local market.

The GTWI seeks to strengthen GT by building a cohesive community of women lawyers. Key initiatives include the Good2Great program, which provides the tools needed to successfully develop new business, and the annual Women’s Business Forum, a dynamic education summit and networking event with women clients and contacts.

“We are honored to be named a finalist for the ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award for the work we have done in supporting, developing, and honoring women who are leaders both within Greenberg Traurig and the Palm Beach County community,” said Tracy L. Gerber, co-managing shareholder of the firm’s West Palm Beach office. “Greenberg Traurig’s longstanding culture of inclusiveness and mentoring has proven successful in providing an environment where women flourish in their careers and have the ability to contribute to local causes to better their community.”

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 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.