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GT Secures Ranking for Venture Capital and Emerging Companies in the Legal 500 United States 2021 Guide

NEW YORK – June 22, 2021 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Emerging Technology Practice was recognized in the Venture Capital and Emerging Companies category in the Legal 500 United States 2021 Guide (U.S. Guide). Firmwide, more than 160 attorneys and 39 practices were recognized in the U.S. Guide.

According to the U.S. Guide, Greenberg Traurig “is praised by clients for its 'super strong commercial sense', and for having 'all the resources needed' to handle complex transactions. The versatile team represents investors and emerging companies in the life sciences and technology sectors.” The guide recognized Emily Ladd-Kravitz and Chinh H. Pham, co-chairs of the firm’s Emerging Technology Practice, as well as shareholders Trevor J. Chaplick, Stanley G. Jacobs, Jr., Bradley A. Jacobson, and Barbara A. Jones as key lawyers in the practice.

The U.S. Guide’s acknowledgements recognize practice area teams and practitioners who are “providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel,” according to the publisher. The recognitions are based on feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, law firm submissions, and interviews with private practice lawyers, in addition to Legal 500’s independent research in the legal market.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Emerging Technology Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s Emerging Technology Group is a multidisciplinary legal team focused on representing entrepreneurs and investors. We guide emerging technology companies through all the stages of their development, from initial business formation through angel, venture capital and cross-over financings to initial public offerings and exit transactions. In addition, we advise institutional investors in their investments into innovative companies at all stages and across industries. We understand the needs of entrepreneurs, early and growth-stage companies and investors, as well as the challenges they face. Drawing on the firm’s broad platform, the group offers clients a streamlined approach to meeting their diverse legal needs – a single team that can scale up its services as clients’ businesses grow. Our attorneys regularly advise clients on a host of pressing legal issues, from corporate and financing transactions, IP protection and software/IT matters, to labor and employment, compensation, immigration, and tax issues.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,200 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: