PHILADELPHIA, May 11, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – The Legal Intelligencer recently named three shareholders in the global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as recipients of the 2021 Professional Excellence Awards.
According to The Legal Intelligencer, the annual awards program recognizes achievement and excellence in the Pennsylvania Legal community, and this year these winners include:
“For Kevin, Michael and Kaitlyn, these highly deserved awards are a direct testament to their consistent exemplary legal practice and customer service, and we are very proud of their accomplishments,” he said Curtis B. Great, managing partner of Greenberg Traurig’s Philadelphia Office. “Your impact on the Pennsylvania Legal and business communities are seen and felt by our clients on a daily basis and reflect the talent that can be found in this office and throughout the company. “
The Legal Intelligencer’s “Power Players” award is given to those who had a significant influence on legislation, case law or public order in 2020. For Greenberg and Pratt, this award was largely due to their months of and ultimately triumphant work on a secure matter, allowing more than 2.6 million citizens to vote remotely, safely and remotely Pennsylvania during the 2020 election cycle. The litigation began when the Trump for President campaign made provisions in the western district of Pennsylvania The aim was to make voting easier, including an early voting phase and the use of drop boxes for postal ballots. The matter was eventually brought to a state court, ruled by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, and after a series of urgency requests for intervention, referred to the US Supreme Court. Greenberg Traurig’s customers always prevailed.
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All award winners will be recognized at an award dinner on June 24, 2021.
Greenberg focuses his practice on the government-business interface, including administrative and development issues, political compliance, and regulated corporations and corporations. As a former government attorney, he advises private and public corporations on state and local regulatory, legal and policy issues to empower business opportunities Philadelphia and over Pennsylvania. His relationships stretch Pennsylvania and Washington, DC, including past and present serving to US presidents, governors, mayors, and federal, state, and local lawmakers.
Pratt has been with Am Law 100 law firms for around three decades and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his broad-based representations. He previously served as the lead counsel for corporate and toxic crime for a Fortune 100 company and a former city assistant attorney overseeing the trade disputes department for the City of Philadelphia Legal Department. As governor, Pratt was a member of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, including four years as vice chairman of his six-year term. Other previous leadership positions have been as Registrar of the Philadelphia Bar Association, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Community Legal Services, Inc., and President of the Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia, Inc., a local subsidiary of the National Bar Association.
Maxwell focuses on environmental disputes in her practice. She advises clients on regulatory compliance issues and represents clients in litigation in state and federal courts. Her work includes litigation in major contamination cases under the Hazardous Waste and Superfund laws. Maxwell also advises clients on transactions involving the sale of contaminated real estate.
For more information on the event, please visit The Legal Intelligencer’s awards website.
About Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia: Greenberg Traurig’s was founded in 1997 Philadelphia The office is home to approximately 50 lawyers whose activities include real estate, public finance and infrastructure, litigation, labor and employment, the environment, government law and policy, restructuring and bankruptcy, economic defense and special investigations, corporations and securities, intellectual property and immigration & compliance, investment regulation and taxes. The Philadelphia The office represents clients in the manufacturing, healthcare, real estate, energy, finance and insurance industries, state and local authorities, professional service providers, as well as energy companies and individuals.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2200 lawyers in 40 locations throughout the world The United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the middle East. Recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, GT is consistently ranked among the largest companies in the United States for the Law360 400 and the top 20 for the Am Law Global 100. The company is ranked for being Act climate-neutral energy consumption in the office and Mansfield Rule 3.0 certified. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com
Lourdes Brezo Scholl, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, +1 212.801.2131, BrezoSchollL@gtlaw.com
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