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Audrey Chang Selected to Houston’s 40 Under 40 List of Best and Brightest

HOUSTON – May 1, 2019 – Audrey Chang, an of counsel in the Houston office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected to Houston Business Journal’s 2019 list of 40 Under 40 young professionals. Chang is one of just two lawyers named to this year’s list of the best and brightest in Houston business.  

“Audrey is a rock star—simply put,” said Kent Newsome, Chair of the firm’s Texas Real Estate Practice and Co-Managing Shareholder of the Houston office. “This recognition is a testament to her exceptional talent as a lawyer, and we congratulate Audrey on this well-deserved honor.”  

Chang is a member of Greenberg Traurig’s Finance Practice and Energy & Natural Resources Practice. She has regularly earned recognition from Super Lawyers magazine on its Texas Rising Stars list. Earlier this year, she also received The Asian Pacific Interest Section (APIS) Champion of Diversity award for her work in serving the needs of all communities in the Greater Houston Area. Audrey’s other community involvement includes sitting on the Executive Committee of the Chinese Community Center, serving as a selected member of Leadership Houston Class XXXIII, and chairing the Asian Leadership Council for the Houston Symphony.  

Nominees for the Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 were evaluated by a panel of judges in areas such as leadership, overcoming challenges, and community involvement. This year, journal leadership said it received more than 500 nominations.

The 2019 awards recipients will be honored at a June 13 event at Chapman & Kirby in East Downtown Houston, as well as in a special issue of the June 14 Houston Business Journal. To view a complete list of this year’s honorees, visit:

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Texas is important to Greenberg Traurig, LLP and part of its history. With more than 125 Texas lawyers in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Greenberg Traurig, LLP 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, 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: Twitter: @GT_Law.