DALLAS – July 22, 2021 – Gregory Franklin, a Litigation associate in the Dallas office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP., will speak at the Dallas Bar Association (DBA) Law Student Professionalism Program on July 23, at 12:00 p.m. CDT.
During the annual program, Franklin will discuss lessons learned as a new lawyer, as well as the experiences of job transitioning during a pandemic. Fellow DBA members will also share their experiences upon graduating during the last recession. Through a “Been There, Done That” approach, the program aims to provide students with tools on how to best position themselves in the unknown job market and beyond.
“Entering the legal world is a trying time in any new attorneys’ life. Add in a global pandemic and it amplifies every challenge,” Franklin said. “I look forward to sharing my experiences from such an unprecedented year and speaking with this year’s DBA Law Student Professionalism Program attendees.”
Franklin focuses his practice on construction and financial services litigation and assists clients with finding practical and efficient ways to approach problems that threaten their businesses.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Texas is important to Greenberg Traurig, LLP and part of its history. With approximately 130 Texas lawyers in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Greenberg Traurig has deep roots in the Texas business, legal, and governmental communities. Greenberg Traurig Texas works with clients to address their interdisciplinary legal needs across the state utilizing the firm’s global platform. The Texas attorneys are experienced in industries key to the state’s future, including: aviation, chemicals, construction, education, energy and natural resources, financial institutions, health care, hedge funds, hospitality, infrastructure, insurance, media, medical devices, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, real estate, retail, sports, technology and software, telecommunications, transportation, and video games and esports.
About Greenberg Traurig: 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. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: www.gtlaw.com