Last Updated 15 July 2019
Greenberg Traurig's Litigation Department comprises more than 600 lawyers in 38 offices throughout the United States and in Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The broad practice acts for a diverse client base, and features formidable, business-savvy litigators and trial attorneys in ... virtually every major US market. The firm has been involved in some of the most important and consequential cases, playing key roles in cases addressing voting rights and election law, federal constitutional law, environmental law, labour law, white-collar criminal law, and First Amendment law, among other areas. The Commercial Litigation practice has vast experience in business dispute litigation and corporate governance and compliance, as well as the valuation, accounting and ethical issues that typically arise in business disputes. The team regularly represents national and multinational corporations and national and locally based law firms, accounting firms, investment banks, advertising agencies, architectural firms and artists in disputes, M&A and liquidations, and before regulatory and self-regulatory organisations. The firm is also active in construction law matters, class actions, labour & employment cases, media & entertainment litigation, pharmaceutical and healthcare matters, product liability, and real estate litigation.
has a well-earned reputation as a litigation powerhouse and is the go-to firm for the world’s leading health, science and technology companies. More than 90% of its attorneys are litigators and many have advanced degrees in health and sciences fields. Shook has represented nearly three quarters of ... the Fortune 100. Whether resolving cases through aggressive discovery, pretrial motions, ADR or obtaining victories at trial or on appeal, the firm has established a reputation for getting the job done. The firm’s attorneys have handled cases in all 50 states and have argued appeals in all 11 US Courts of Appeals and the US Supreme Court. Established in Kansas City in 1889, Shook has grown to approximately 500 attorneys and 200 research analysts and paraprofessionals. Shook has 14 offices strategically located in the USA and London.