Practice Areas & Industries: Greenberg Traurig, LLP


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Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with more than 2,000 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Our team includes lawyers who have been chief legal officers at major multinational companies and who have spent years solving problems worldwide. Greenberg Traurig also has a strategic alliance with Studio Santa Maria, an independent law firm with offices in Milan and Rome.

Latin American and Iberian Practice

Europe Practice

Africa Practice

Asia Practice

Israel Practice

Our practices and practitioners are consistently recognized and rated by leading legal publications. Please see our Firm Rankings & Recognition for some recent highlights. 

Key Areas of Counsel and Service

  • Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities Practice focuses on the business objectives of our clients. We utilize the depth of our international experience and resources to help clients realize their business objectives notwithstanding the constantly changing business landscape.
  • Greenberg Traurig’s Global Energy & Infrastructure Practice brings together a multidisciplinary team of professionals from across the firm to assist clients with a broad range of national and international project finance and infrastructure development opportunities. The Global Energy & Infrastructure team advises energy companies, utilities, project developers, investors, regulators, government entities and other industry participants on key issues and challenges affecting their businesses.
  • GT’s International Dispute Resolution Practice brings together multilingual attorneys familiar with the legal, regulatory and cultural systems of countries around the world. Our team is accustomed to coordinating with counsel in multiple jurisdictions and addressing novel issues posed by complex international transactions.
  • GT’s Real Estate Practice has delivered innovative yet practical legal services and counsel for full-cycle needs for more than four decades. Our international team brings together both transactional and regulatory experience.
  • In today’s global marketplace, international companies must seek out greater efficiency in their tax planning and compliance, including coordinating tax decisions from country to country. GT’s international Tax Practice can help.
  • Greenberg Traurig helps clients promote global trade and lower trade barriers. Our Global Trade & Investment Group works throughout numerous countries on trade policies, remedies, negotiations, disputes and other commercial issues as part of our Global Practice.
  • Today more than ever, companies require IP strategies that provide protection – a solid platform for litigation avoidance that enables them to remain focused on their business. GT’s Intellectual Property Practice provides strategic counsel for clients requiring in-depth understanding of both specialized technology and the complex dynamics of worldwide distribution.


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Get Ready for the Long Arm of EU Privacy Regulation
Françoise Gilbert, February 08, 2017
In the world’s history of personal data protection, the adoption of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is likely to remain one of the most significant enactments of the past 20 years. The GDPR, which goes into effect May 25, 2018, attempts to define uniform rules for better...

Argentina - Foreign Exchange Market: Reduction of the Minimum Stay for Portfolio Investments and Financial Indebtedness
Mark A. Lopez, February 01, 2017
On January 5, 2017, the Argentine Ministry of Treasury (Ministerio de Hacienda) issued Resolution No. 1-E/2017 (the Resolution), reducing to zero the prior minimum stay of 120 calendar days during which proceeds received from (a) portfolio investments of non-residents, and (b) new financial...

Brexit: The Great Repeal Bill and the EU’s Chemicals, Emissions, and Medicines Regimes
Aonghus Heatley,Cate Sharp, November 25, 2016
As discussed in our recent GT Alert, "Brexit: 100 Day Update", the UK Prime Minister Theresa May recently announced plans for a "Great Repeal Bill" for the repeal of the 1972 European Communities Act (ECA). Under the ECA, European Union (EU) law was established as part of the...

Brexit: High Court Decides Approval of UK Parliament is Needed to Trigger Article 50
Simon Harms,Lisa Navarro,Gillian Sproul, November 24, 2016
The English High Court decided on 3 November 2016 that the UK Government must obtain the approval of the UK Parliament before it can trigger the Brexit process governed by Article 50 of the EU Treaty.

New Anti-Corruption Law in France: Mandatory Compliance Program for Large Companies
Lisa Navarro,Marie-José van der Heijden, November 24, 2016
On 8 November 2016, the French Parliament approved new anti-corruption legislation. Championed by the Minister of Finance Michel Sapin, the law that is commonly known as Sapin II will fundamentally change the compliance landscape for French companies. In particular, it will place a positive...

UK Criminal Finances Bill Tackles Money Laundering and Corruption
Lisa Navarro,Marie-José van der Heijden, October 26, 2016
The Criminal Finances Bill (the Bill) had its first reading in the House of Commons on 13 October 2016. The Bill is a key part of the UK government's ongoing program to improve its ability to tackle money laundering and corruption, recover the proceeds of crimes, and counter terrorist financing. It...

UK to Implement Fourth Money Laundering Directive, Presenting an Opportunity for the Gaming Sector to Provide Input
Lisa Navarro, October 20, 2016
The current EU Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing (ML/TF) measures are contained in the Third Money Laundering Directive (3MLD). 3MLD was implemented into UK law by the Money Laundering Regulations 2007, the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, and the Terrorism Act 2000. These Regulations promote a...

Brexit: 100-Day Update
Simon Harms,Lisa Navarro,Gillian Sproul, October 06, 2016
2 October 2016 fell on the 100th day from the UK's referendum vote to leave the EU. It also marked Theresa May's first Conservative party annual conference as Prime Minister and her first major speech on Brexit, in which she announced the timing of Brexit negotiations with the EU and plans for...

Brexit: International and EU Legal Frameworks Affected and Unaffected
Simon Harms,Lisa Navarro,Gillian Sproul, August 10, 2016
This note identifies those European and international legal frameworks that are unaffected by Brexit and those that may cease to apply in the UK when it withdraws from the European Union unless specific arrangements are put in place. It is one of a series of GTM Alerts designed to assist businesses...