GREENBERG TRAURIG: 40 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys, 12 Practices Recognized in Chambers USA 2019

By Press release submission | May 7, 2019

Greenberg Traurig LLP issued the following announcement on May 3.

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has 40 attorneys and 12 practice areas in Florida recognized in The Chambers USA 2019 Guide. Firmwide, more than 150 attorneys were acknowledged.

According to its website, Chambers and Partners, a UK-based publisher, 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 Statespeople,” “Up and Coming,” “Star Associate,” or “Associate to Watch” by market and practice.

The following Florida attorneys are recognized in special designations, in addition to any other rankings and mentions:

Star Individuals:

Richard C. McCrea, Jr. (Labor & Employment, Florida) is a shareholder in the Tampa office and has been recognized as a star individual since 2010.

Senior Statespeople:

Lucia A. Dougherty (Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use) is co-chair of the Miami Land Development & Zoning Practice and of counsel in the Miami office. Dougherty has been recognized as a senior statesperson since 2017.

Joseph Z. Fleming (Labor & Employment) is a shareholder in the Miami office and has been recognized as a senior statesperson since 2011.

Matthew B. Gorson (Real Estate) is senior chairman of the firm and a shareholder in the Miami office. This is the second consecutive year Gorson has been recognized as a senior statesperson.

Barry Richard (Litigation: Appellate and Litigation: General Commercial) is a shareholder in the firm’s Tallahassee, New York, and Washington, D.C. offices. He has been recognized as a senior statesperson for both practices since 2014.

Statewide, Greenberg Traurig was recognized in 12 practice areas:

Banking & Finance



Corporate/M&A & Private Equity



Labor & Employment

Litigation: General Commercial

Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

Real Estate

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use


Below is the full listing of Florida Greenberg Traurig attorneys ranked in the 2019 USA Guide in the following markets and practice areas:


Emilio J. Alvarez-Farré – Banking & Finance: Transactional

Kerri L. Barsh – Environment

Mark D. Bloom – Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Nationwide, Bankruptcy/Restructuring

Burt Bruton – Real Estate

Albert A. del Castillo – Banking & Finance: Public Finance

David A. Coulson – Litigation: General Commercial

Lucia A. Dougherty – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

Iris Escarra – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

Joseph Z. Fleming – Labor & Employment

Carl A. Fornaris – Banking & Finance: Regulatory; Banking & Finance: Transactional

Robert C. Gang – Banking & Finance: Public Finance

Richard J. Giusto – Real Estate

Matthew B. Gorson – Real Estate

John B. Hutton III – Bankruptcy/Restructuring

Paul J. Keenan Jr. – Bankruptcy/Restructuring

Nancy B. Lash – Real Estate

Kimberly S. LeCompte – Real Estate

Gary A. Saul – Real Estate

Elliot H. Scherker – Litigation: Appellate

Ozzie A. Schindler – Tax

David E. Wells – Corporate/M&A & Private Equity

Fort Lauderdale

Donn A. Beloff – Corporate/M&A & Private Equity

Richard J. Fidei – Insurance

Scott M. Grossman – Bankruptcy/Restructuring

Fred E. Karlinsky – Insurance

Kara L. MacCullough – Corporate/M&A & Private Equity

Bruce I. March – Corporate/M&A & Private Equity

Joel D. Maser – Tax


Warren S. Bloom – Banking & Finance: Public Finance

Orlando L. Evora – Real Estate

Michael G. Murphy P.E. – Construction

Michael J. Sullivan – Real Estate; Nationwide, Leisure & Hospitality

Jéan E. Wilson – Banking & Finance: Public Finance


Michael J. Cherniga – Healthcare

Barry Richard – Litigation: Appellate; Litigation: General Commercial


Gregory W. Kehoe – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

Richard C. McCrea Jr. – Labor & Employment

David B. Weinstein – Environment; Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

West Palm Beach

Laurie L. Gildan – Real Estate

Boca Raton

Jeffrey S. Kahn – Tax: Employee Benefits

Original source can be found here.

Want to get notified whenever we write about Greenberg Traurig LLP ?

Sign-up Next time we write about Greenberg Traurig LLP, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

Greenberg Traurig LLP

More News

The Record Network