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NEW YORK – Oct. 5, 2021 – Sixteen attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, have been listed as “Labor & Employment Stars” in the Benchmark Litigation Labor & Employment 2021 rankings.

“Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to the world’s leading litigation firms and lawyers.” It provides “law firm and lawyer rankings based on extensive interviews with litigators, dispute resolution specialists and their clients as well as analysis of the market’s most important cases and firm developments,” according to the publication’s website.

Below is the full listing of Greenberg Traurig attorneys named “Labor and Employment Stars” in the 2021 Benchmark Litigation Labor and Employment guide in the following markets:


 Johnine P. Barnes District of Colombia
 Naomi G. Beer Colorado
 Charles S. Birenbaum California
 James N. Boudreau Pennsylvania
 Tracy L. Gerber Florida
 Mark D. Kemple California
 Galit Kierkut New Jersey
 Wendy Johnson Lario New Jersey
 Terence P. McCourt Massachusetts
 Richard C. McCrea Jr. Florida
 John R. Richards Georgia
 Jonathan L. Sulds New York
 Michael T. Taylor Virginia
 Charles O. Thompson California
 Natasha L. Wilson Georgia
 Shira R. Yoshor Texas

 About Greenberg Traurig’s Labor & Employment Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s Global Labor & Employment Practice serves clients from offices throughout the United States, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Members of the practice have had numerous trial wins and are frequently called upon to handle complex, bet-the-company, and large high-stake cases, including nationwide class and collective actions. On the labor side, a leading group of lawyers regularly represents management with labor-relations matters. Labor & Employment team members assist clients with complex employment issues, and design practical, proactive strategies that can be readily implemented by today’s human resources professionals. Visit Greenberg Traurig’s Labor & Employment Blog for insights and analysis of the latest labor and employment developments, including legislation, regulations, cases, policies, and trends.

About Greenberg Traurig:
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,300 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. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 4.0 Plus Certified. Web: