Greenberg Traurig Attorneys in Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia Recognized in 2018 Chambers USA Guide

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – May 16, 2018 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP had several attorneys from the Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia offices recognized in the 2018 Chambers USA Guide. Firmwide, more than 160 attorneys were acknowledged.  Additionally, the guide ranked the firm’s Immigration Practice in Band 1 in the Washington, D.C. area.

According to its website, Chambers and Partners, UK-based publisher of annual guides in several global markets, selects attorneys and practice areas for inclusion based on thousands of interviews with practicing lawyers and clients around the world.

In the USA Guide, attorneys and practice areas are ranked by placement in “bands,” with Band 1 being the highest placement. Attorneys can also be designated as a “Star Individual,” “Eminent Practitioner,”  “Senior Statesman,” “Up and Coming,” “Star Associate,” or “Associate to Watch” by market and practice.

This year, the guide ranked Martha Schoonover, Business Immigration & Compliance Practice shareholder in the Northern Virginia office, in Band 1.  Jason T. Simon, Corporate & Securities shareholder in the Northern Virginia office, was listed as a “Recognised Practitioner.”

Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia attorneys recognized in the 2018 Chambers USA Guide on either a regional or a nationwide level (some in both) are as follows:

ATTORNEY

REGION

AREA OF PRACTICE (DESIGNATION)

Trevor J. Chaplick

District of Columbia

Corporate/M&A & Private Equity

Nelson F. Migdal

Nationwide

 

District of Columbia

Leisure & Hospitality

 

Real Estate

Kenneth M. Minesinger

Nationwide

Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation)

Howard L. Nelson

Nationwide

Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation)

Laura Foote Reiff

Nationwide

 

District of Columbia

Immigration

 

Immigration

Martha J. Schoonover

Nationwide

 

District of Columbia

Immigration

 

Immigration (Band 1)

Scott Meza

Northern Virginia

Corporate/M&A

Jason T. Simon

Northern Virginia

Corporate/M&A (Recognised Practitioner)

 

For a complete listing of rankings, client and peer commentary, and editorial summaries by Chambers researches and editors, please click here.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. Office

Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. office is home to a multidisciplinary team of lawyers and governmental affairs professionals with strategic experience helping companies of all sizes to navigate the federal government. The office’s work encompasses governmental affairs, federal procurement, global trade and investment, health and FDA business, litigation, government contracts, antitrust, insurance recovery and advisory, energy, hospitality, telecommunications, real estate, intellectual property, representation of foreign governments, and national defense and homeland security. Greenberg Traurig’s clients range from the federal defense sector to energy, telecommunications, and health care companies, which the firm represents before government agencies, regulatory bodies, Congress, and the courts. The firm’s Washington, D.C. attorneys are also involved in handling a wide range of regulatory, corporate, and finance work for clients in these industries.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Northern Virginia Office

Greenberg Traurig’s clients rely on the more than 45 attorneys in the firm’s Northern Virginia office for multifaceted, broad-based legal services. Team members’ primary goal is to assist clients in addressing their legal needs, locally, regionally, or on a global scale. They work collaboratively with colleagues around the region, or across to Europe, the UK, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. And when a matter requires it, they do not hesitate to utilize the firm’s full slate of cross border resources. Clients come to the Northern Virginia office for their corporate and securities matters, real estate transactions, wealth management and tax planning, business immigration compliance, labor and employment issues, litigation cases, and government contract needs, among others. These include the top decision makers at tech companies headquartered in the region, as well as government contractors, health care organizations, high net worth individuals, and developers. Most of the firm’s Northern Virginia attorneys are admitted to practice in Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.