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Entertainment & Media Group Congratulates Clients Recognized with Academy of Country Music Awards

ATLANTA – April 20, 2021Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Entertainment & Media Group congratulates its clients for their awards at the 56th Annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards, held on April 18, 2021. Greenberg Traurig clients were recognized with more than 25 nominations at the annual award show.

“We are proud of each of these talented artists, and Greenberg Traurig is honored to join in congratulating them on this exciting moment in their careers,” said Jess Rosen, co-chair of the Atlanta Entertainment & Media Practice. “It’s a privilege to represent these renowned artists and songwriters and help them achieve their goals, as they continue to lead the way in the music industry.”

Six Greenberg Traurig clients were honored with awards in the following categories:

Male Artist of the Year
Thomas Rhett — winner

Duo of the Year
Dan + Shay — winner

Group of the Year
Old Dominion — winner

Single of the Year
“I Hope You’re Happy Now,” Carly Pearce and Lee Brice — winner

Video of the Year
“Worldwide Beautiful” Kane Brown — winner 

Music Event of the Year
“I Hope You’re Happy Now,” Carly Pearce and Lee Brice — winner

Greenberg Traurig has been providing legal counsel for more than four decades to the country music industry’s biggest names, guiding preeminent songwriters, producers, recording artists, actors, writers, and executives in critical career decisions.

The ACM Awards are presented annually to honor and showcase the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry, according to the organization’s website. Nominees are elected by the voting members of the Academy of Country Music and winners are determined by a vote of the ACM professional membership.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Entertainment & Media Practice: With offices situated in the centers of the entertainment industry, Greenberg Traurig has established an experienced, international multidisciplinary entertainment and media practice. The Greenberg Traurig Entertainment & Media Practice focuses on the music, motion picture, television, sports, internet, digital media, publishing, and theater industries. The team has access to key players in the entertainment industry and provides clients with dedicated legal counsel needed to thrive in today’s multidiscipline, multimedia entertainment marketplace. Its entertainment and media attorneys have consistently been ranked by The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers,” Variety’s “Dealmakers Impact Report” and “Legal Impact Report,” Billboard’s “Power Lawyers,” The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA Guide and Super Lawyers.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT), has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 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. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: