Santa Monica, CA, March 23, 2010 — The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced today that Adam Siegler has joined its Los Angeles office as an of counsel in the Litigation Group.
Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Siegler served as a Major in the U.S. Army Reserve. He deployed to Baghdad, Iraq, where he served as the Deputy Command Judge Advocate, 11th Military Police Brigade, Task Force MP North. Prior to his deployment, he was a principal in the Siegler Law Group, where his practice focused on civil business litigation. He has represented clients in the real estate, transportation, telecommunications and entertainment industries.
“I’m very excited to have this opportunity to work with people I know and respect. After serving with the Army in Iraq, I knew I wanted to work with a law firm that has a global scale and a teamwork approach to practice,” said Siegler. “Greenberg Traurig has superb lawyers, great support staff, and a friendly work environment. I feel like I have finally come home.”
Early on in his career, Siegler was a litigation associate at Jones Day. Previously he was a judicial clerk for the Hon. William D. Keller, U.S.D.C. (Central District of California). Siegler holds a J.D. from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and a B.A. from the University of California at Los Angeles.
“Bringing Adam to Greenberg Traurig will add significant talent to our already extensive national and local litigation capabilities,” said Jeff Scott, Co-Managing Shareholder of the firm’s Los Angeles office. “His experience as a trial lawyer, as well as his time in the U.S. Army Reserve, makes him a valuable resource and a strong contributor. He is a great addition to our team.”