FLORHAM PARK, NJ – March 12, 2019 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP elevated Andrew W. Scher to shareholder and Nicholas Martin to of counsel. Scher and Martin both reside in the firm’s New Jersey office.
Firmwide, Greenberg Traurig announced the elevation of 32 attorneys to shareholder and 27 to of counsel/counsel in more than 20 areas of legal practice. The firm, which earlier this year opened its 30th office in the United States and 39th worldwide, also reported a fifth consecutive year of record revenue of more than USD $1.55 Billion, an increase of USD $80 Million over 2017.
“We are proud of Andy and Nick’s accomplishments as they have demonstrated unwavering commitment to their clients, the firm, and the local community,” said Philip R. Sellinger and David Jay, co-managing shareholders of the firm’s New Jersey office. “We wish them continued success as they represent the future of Greenberg Traurig.”
Scher has wide-ranging experience advising clients on large and complex corporate transactions. He has primarily counseled companies in the electric and gas industries, leading to the construction of electric generating facilities with values in excess of $3 billion, including solar and wind energy generating projects with values in excess of $1 billion.
Martin concentrates his practice intellectual property and technology matters. His experience includes a number of patent litigation matters involving a variety of technologies and industries including Internet applications, mobile platforms, communication networks and online search. Martin also has prosecution experience in the electrical, computer science, mechanical, business methods and medical arts, including technological areas such as mobile platforms and applications, web server operations, interactive audio/video distribution and processing systems, social networking platforms, and Internet advertising.
About Greenberg Traurig New Jersey: Established in 2002, Greenberg Traurig’s New Jersey office has grown to approximately 75 attorneys practicing in the areas of Complex Commercial and Class Action Litigation, Hatch-Waxman Litigation, Corporate, Restructuring & Bankruptcy, Construction Law, Franchise & Distribution, Immigration & Compliance, Intellectual Property & Technology, Labor & Employment, Real Estate, Tax, and Private Wealth Services. As a significant contributor to the firm's international platform, the New Jersey office includes a team of nationally recognized attorneys who provide legal advice to international, national and local business and technology clients. The team offers clients both the dedication and responsiveness of a local firm with the combined know-how and geographic reach of a global law firm.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices 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: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.