The firm’s Miami office is the only office of any Am Law 100 law firm in Miami to receive a metropolitan top-tier ranking for Technology Law in the guide.
MIAMI – Nov. 15, 2022 – The Miami office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. received top-tier rankings in the 2023 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” report for Technology Law and Venture Capital Law. The firm also received first-tier national rankings in both practice areas.
The firm’s Miami office was the only office of any Am Law 100 law firm in Miami to receive a metropolitan top-tier ranking for Technology Law. Additionally, the firm’s Miami office was one of only two Am Law 100 firms in Miami to receive a metropolitan top-tier ranking for Venture Capital Law.
Led by Greenberg Traurig Miami Co-Managing Shareholder Jaret L. Davis, the office is a thought leader in representing angel investors, venture capital firms, and growth equity funds, as well as technology companies at all life stages, from inception to initial public offerings. The office’s clients include some of the most successful tech companies in South Florida, such as Appgate, Cyxtera Technologies, Terremark Worldwide, and UKG, formerly Ultimate Software. The Miami office also represents several of Miami’s “unicorn” companies.
“We are proud and honored to be recognized for our leadership in technology and venture capital law, especially at such an exciting time for Miami, as the city continues to attract new and expanding companies that are driving innovation in South Florida and beyond,” Davis said. “We thank our tech and clients who range from all areas of the life cycle for trusting us with their legal matters and for helping us achieve this recognition. We look forward to continuing to work with our clients as they grow and evolve, while also further supporting the development of South Florida’s tech eco-system.”
Davis serves as a co-founder and General Counsel of the eMerge Americas Conference, a two-day premier technology event connecting global enterprises, leading startups, and government leaders focused on innovative digital solutions transforming industries. Greenberg Traurig is a founding partner and ongoing sponsor of the event.
Along with Davis, the Miami Emerging Technology and Venture Capital team includes Alan N. Sutin, chair of the firm’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications Practice and senior chair of the global Intellectual Property & Technology Practice, as well as Shareholders Manuel R. Valcarcel IV, Robert L. Grossman, and John D. Owens III.
Nationwide, Greenberg Traurig was one of 25 law firms that received first-tier national recognition for Venture Capital Law, and one of 27 firms that received first-tier national recognition for Technology Law.
The 2023 “Best Law Firms” rankings incorporate more than 12.2 million evaluations of over 115,000 individual leading lawyers from more than 22,000 firms. U.S. News – Best Lawyers® includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan-based practice areas. The guide recognizes firms that demonstrate “professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers,” according to the publication. Achieving a tiered ranking “reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.”
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more than 2500 attorneys in 43 locations in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm reported gross revenue of over $2 Billion for FY 2021 and is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law 100, Am Law Global 100, and NLJ 250. On the debut 2022 Law360 Pulse Leaderboard, it is a Top 15 firm. Greenberg Traurig is Mansfield Rule 5.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab and the Center for Resource Solutions Green-e® Energy program certifies that the firm’s U.S. offices are 100% powered by renewable energy. The firm is often recognized for its focus on philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity, and pro bono. Web: www.gtlaw.com.