NEW YORK – Dec. 23, 2021 – Brandilyn Y. Dumas, a Real Estate shareholder in global law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP’s New York office, has been recognized on Crain’s New York “2022 Notable Women in Law” list.
“In addition to their long hours representing everyone from executives at Fortune 500 companies to immigrants seeking asylum, our honorees this year shored up morale among their colleagues during the pandemic and found ways to keep business going in the face of turmoil,” according to the publication.
Dumas’ dedication to raising the next generation remains central to her external activities. She is a board member for the Harlem Link Charter School, a Pre-K to 5th Grade public school that offers a high-quality educational choice to families in Harlem; a selection panelist for New York University Law School’s AnBryce Scholarship program; and a trustee for the Winchester Thurston School. Dumas is also a member of Greenberg Traurig’s African American affinity network which seeks to elevate diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace and is committed to drive change, fight injustice and advocate for justice and served as one of two assigning attorneys for the firm’s largest summer associate program.
Dumas focuses her practice on commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, financing, joint ventures, and development, with respect to a variety of assets, including shopping centers, office buildings, hotels and resorts, multi-use developments, industrial properties, and multi-family developments.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Women’s Initiative: Greenberg Traurig is committed to its women lawyers’ success, which includes a firmwide women’s affinity group encompassing recruiting, retention, and business development. The firm regularly collaborates with like-minded organizations to address these issues on a broader scale in a variety of industries and communities. Greenberg Traurig also takes thoughtful action to address issues such as maintaining a healthy work-life balance, breaking the glass ceiling, mentoring, creating and maintaining healthy lifestyles, and giving back to the community. Twitter: @GTLawWomen
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2300 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 25 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certified Plus. Web: www.gtlaw.com