MIAMI – March 23, 2018 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is pleased to announce that Shareholder Enrique A. Conde received the Hispanic National Bar Association’s (HNBA) 2018 “Top Lawyers Under 40” Award for his outstanding contribution to the legal profession and the Hispanic community at the HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference March 16 in San Francisco, CA.
The HNBA’s 9th annual Corporate Counsel Conference celebrated Conde’s career in front of a host of attorneys, judges, and law students, including representatives from numerous Fortune 500 companies.
“I am honored to receive this award among such a talented group of attorneys who are dedicated to professional excellence and the advancement of the Hispanic community,” Conde said. “As we work to promote greater inclusion in the legal profession, it is essential that all members of the Hispanic legal community unite in the pursuit of more collaboration, innovation, and leadership across our organizations.”
Following a rigorous review process, the HNBA Awards Committee selected 33 highly qualified winners from across the country.
According to the HNBA, “The ‘Top Lawyers Under 40’ Award celebrates and highlights the accomplishments and contributions of HNBA members who have distinguished themselves in the legal profession. The Award honors lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence, integrity, leadership, commitment to the Hispanic community, and dedication to improving the legal profession.”
“I have seen Enrique grow as a lawyer and leader, since he joined our firm right after law school. So it is indeed my pleasure to congratulate him for being recognized by the HNBA for his legal excellence and dedication to the profession,” said Cesar L. Alvarez, Senior Chairman of Greenberg Traurig. “This award is a testament to his outstanding contributions as a talented lawyer and leader amongst his peers, as well as his commitment to maintaining the Conde family tradition of helping and making a positive impact on the Hispanic community.”
As a member of the Corporate and Latin American & Iberian Practices in the firm’s Miami office, Conde handles domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate financings, joint ventures and all types of general contractual matters throughout the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia and Africa. This includes providing strategic advice to CEOs and General Counsels as they navigate the complexities of entering and doing business in multiple global markets. Fluent in Spanish, and licensed in Florida and New York, Conde has advised Latin American and European companies doing business in the United States.
Conde serves on the board of the South Florida Chapter of the National MS Society and on the Miami Advisory Board of the Posse Foundation. In addition, Conde is a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Vice-President of the Alumni Board at Ransom Everglades School. He received his J.D. and B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.
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