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Greenberg Traurig Elevates Shomari Wade, Sonali Dohale in its Washington, D.C. Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Feb. 10, 2021 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP elevated Shomari B. Wade to shareholder and Sonali Dohale to of counsel in its Washington, D.C. office

Firmwide, Greenberg Traurig announced the elevation of 30 attorneys to shareholder and 14 to of counsel in more than 21 areas of legal practice. The firm, which spans 40 offices worldwide, also reported a seventh consecutive year of record revenue of more than USD $1.73 billion.

“For over a year, we have had to navigate a time like no other, and talented GT attorneys like Shomari Wade and Sonali Dohale have successfully adapted to and thrived throughout a changing legal landscape. I am  proud to congratulate Shomari and Sonali on their elevations; their legal prowess and hard work has markedly contributed to the success of our clients,” firm Co-President and Washington, D.C. Office Chairman Ernest LaMont Greer said.

“It has been inspiring to watch Shomari and Sonali grow and develop their practices. I join in celebrating this important professional milestone and look forward to their continued achievements,” said Pamela J. Marple, Administrative Shareholder of the Washington, D.C. Office, who recently took on this role.

Wade focuses his practice on government contracts and maintains an active litigation practice which includes bid protests and claims before the Government Accountability Office, Court of Federal Claims, Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals, Civilian Board of Contract Appeals, as well as various Federal and State Courts. He works in small business programs such as SBA 8(a), HUBZone, and Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses. Wade’s practice also includes contract formation work, as well as guidance e to companies relating to export control regulations, Buy American Act and Free Trade Agreements. Wade regularly provides ethics advice and conducts Standards of Conduct training to clients as well as establishing corporate compliance programs for government contractors.

Dohale assists companies engaged in international business navigate U.S. international trade laws and regulations. She counsels clients on a range of economic sanctions and export controls issues, including those arising under sanctions programs administered by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Dohale also represents companies engaged in cross-border mergers and acquisitions before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

About Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. Office: Home to a multidisciplinary team of lawyers and governmental affairs professionals, the members of Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. office help clients of all sizes navigate the federal government. The team of lawyers and lobbyists provide strategic corporate, regulatory, and litigation assistance on Capitol Hill, in the board room and before administrative agencies, and federal and state trial and appellate courts. The D.C. office’s practice areas include governmental affairs; federal procurement and government contracts; global trade and investment; corporate, securities and financial services; health care and FDA; antitrust; energy; environment; real estate and hospitality; telecommunications; international arbitration; intellectual property; public finance; and employment law. Greenberg Traurig attracts clients from an array of sectors – from federal defense to energy, telecommunications to health care – and represents them before the U.S. Congress, federal agencies and regulatory bodies, and the entire U.S. court system.

About Greenberg Traurig: 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: