Greenberg Traurig’s Sara Deskins Tucker Receives 2019 ABA On the Rise Award

ATLANTA – July 8, 2019 –  Sara Deskins Tucker, a shareholder in the Atlanta office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP was awarded the 2019 American Bar Association’s “On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers” award by the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division. According to the ABA, the annual award provides national recognition for 40 exceptional ABA Young Lawyer members who exemplify “a broad range of high achievement, innovation, vision, leadership, and legal and community service.”

Tucker, a member of the firm’s Products Liability & Mass Torts Practice, concentrates her practice on complex products liability litigation, with a focus on pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. She has experience representing and defending clients in federal and state courts, including multidistrict litigation, consolidated state court litigation, mass torts, consumer class actions, and medical malpractice.

Tucker has an unwavering commitment to client service, mentoring, and community involvement. Her numerous pro bono matters include the representation of a medical clinic in Alabama, asylum applications, and transgender name changes. She is also active in the legal community, serving in leadership roles in the Defense Research Institute and as a member of Greenberg Traurig’s LGBTQ affinity group and LGBTQ bar associations, including the Atlanta Stonewall Bar Association.

About Greenberg Traurig – Atlanta: Greenberg Traurig’s Atlanta office offers clients the local capabilities and wide-ranging experience of more than 100 attorneys, supported by the resources and reach of the firm’s global platform. The firm’s collaborative culture is reflected by attorneys who serve their clients with a combination of legal and business skills that are vital in today’s competitive, global environment. Greenberg Traurig’s Atlanta team brings a practical approach to the representation of our clients. 

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,100 attorneys in 41 locations 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.