TAMPA, Fla. – June 12, 2015 – International law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. announced that seven of its attorneys in Tampa, Fla., have been named by Florida Super Lawyers among the top attorneys in the state for 2015. This list includes six attorneys recognized as Super Lawyers, one as a Rising Star, and four noted for appearing on the list for a 10th year.
Recognized as “Top 50: 2015 Tampa Bay Super Lawyers” are Tampa Managing Shareholder David B. Weinstein, who is also the Chair of the firm’s Environmental & Toxic Torts Litigation practice, and Tampa Shareholder Richard C. McCrea Jr. McCrea was also named to the “Top 100: 2015 Florida Super Lawyers” list.
The following Greenberg Traurig attorneys appeared as Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the specified areas of practice:
Recognized as Super Lawyers:
Gregory W. Kehoe, Criminal Defense: White Collar
Richard C. McCrea Jr., Employee Litigation: Defense (10th year)
Murray B. Silverstein, Business Litigation
Robert A. Soriano, Bankruptcy: Business (10th year)
David B. Weinstein, Environmental Litigation (10th year)
Peter W. Zinober, Employee Litigation: Defense (10th year)
Recognized as a Rising Star:
Katie Molloy, Employee Litigation: Defense
These honorees were among the 95 Greenberg Traurig attorneys recognized by Florida Super Lawyers. The list, representing a cross-section of six Florida offices, included 73 attorneys recognized as Super Lawyers, 22 as Rising Stars, and 32 noted for appearing on the list for a 10th year.
According to the publication’s website, Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.