Minneapolis – April 12, 2019 –Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continues its strategic growth of its Minneapolis office with the addition Eric J. Howe as a shareholder in the Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice. Howe joins from Faegre Baker Daniels LLP where he was a partner.
Howe concentrates his practice on debt restructurings, distressed mergers and acquisitions, and related litigation. He advises businesses, indenture trustees, creditors' committees, DIP lenders, and distressed investors in complex restructuring transactions, both in and out of court.
“I know Eric to be an outstanding lawyer with strong experience in the restructuring, corporate trust, and agribusiness areas – particular areas of strength in our Minneapolis office,” said Michael B. Fisco, managing shareholder of the firm’s Minneapolis office. “We are delighted to welcome Eric to the firm and to continue to grow our office.”
“Michael Fisco has been a great mentor in my career. I am very excited to join him and the others who have opened Greenberg Traurig’s Minneapolis office, and to be a member of such a recognizable and well-respected restructuring and bankruptcy group and law firm,” Howe said.
Howe earned his B.S. from Truman State University and his J.D., with distinction, from the University of Iowa College of Law.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Minneapolis Office: Established in 2019, Greenberg Traurig’s Minneapolis office provides clients with an innovative, business-minded perspective along with strong location connections to business, industry and government. The office’s core capabilities include commodities and structured finance, restructuring and bankruptcy, corporate trust and structured products litigation, finance and financial services litigation, and agribusiness.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices 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: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.