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Arizona needs clear message to capitalize on energy

energy supply - AZ Business Magazine May/June 2012

States with the most successful industry clusters have a common characteristic — unwavering support from government, industry and the public. The oil and gas industry in Texas was built with support for the industry from all levels. Such support is not garnered unless the industry has a common voice in articulating its needs. To some… Read More →

Michelle De Blasi – 50 Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

Michelle De Blasi - 50 Most Influential Women in AZ Business

Michelle De Blasi – Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig De Blasi focuses her practice on environmental law, with an emphasis on natural resources matters. She advises clients on energy and environmental matters, including traditional and renewable energy project development, environmental permitting and compliance, and greenhouse gas emissions. She is also co-chair of the Arizona Energy Consortium. Surprising… Read More →

Getting Arizona Back To Business: Q&A With Rebecca Burnham

Aerial view of site of new industrial park.

  Q&A: Rebecca Burnham, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig   Q: More and more, institutional investors are dominating real estate investment in Arizona. What’s driving this trend? It is a good or bad thing? A: This is a national trend that we are seeing replicated in Arizona. There are two key things driving this: First, the economy is in recovery… Read More →

8 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys make Chambers USA

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The 2013 Chambers USA Guide includes eight attorneys from the Phoenix office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP. The Greenberg Traurig Phoenix attorneys recognized and their practice areas are: Corporate/M&A: Brian H. Blaney, Robert S. Kant, Bruce E. Macdonough and Quinn Williams Environmental: Michelle A. De Blasi Labor/Employment: Leslie A. Klein Real Estate: Rebecca… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig among ‘Best Corporate Law Firms’

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The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, with more than 50 Arizona-based attorneys, has been named one of America’s Best Corporate Law Firms by Corporate Board Member, an NYSE Euronext company, and global business advisory firm FTI Consulting, Inc. in their annual survey of directors and general counsel of publicly-traded companies. The award was presented… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig among 'Best Corporate Law Firms’

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by in Business News | Legal

The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, with more than 50 Arizona-based attorneys, has been named one of America’s Best Corporate Law Firms by Corporate Board Member, an NYSE Euronext company, and global business advisory firm FTI Consulting, Inc. in their annual survey of directors and general counsel of publicly-traded companies. The award was presented… Read More →

Pending Favorable Legislation For Investors In Renewable Energy

Despite significant investments in renewable energy technologies in the US, manufacturing and deployment of renewable energy has lagged relative to the size of the US economy according to the recently released “Who’s Winning the Clean Energy Race 2012,” published by The Pew Charitable Trust. In an effort to spur investment, bipartisan legislation was recently re-introduced… Read More →

31 Phoenix Greenberg Traurig attorneys earn honors

Pamela Overton Risoleo
by in Business News | Legal

The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP with 50 Arizona-based attorneys, has 22 attorneys on the 2013 Southwest Super Lawyers list, an independent rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. In addition, the publication also named nine Greenberg Traurig attorneys as Southwest Rising Stars. “We are extremely proud of this independent… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig’s M&A Practice honored

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The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, with more than 50 Arizona-based attorneys, ranked among the top law firms representing investment banks and financial advisors in mergers and acquisition transactions in 2012, according to Corporate Control Alert. Greenberg Traurig’s M&A Practice ranked 4th among all law firms representing investment banks and financial advisors in U.S. mergers… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig’s M&A Practice honored

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by in Business News | Legal

The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, with more than 50 Arizona-based attorneys, ranked among the top law firms representing investment banks and financial advisors in mergers and acquisition transactions in 2012, according to Corporate Control Alert. Greenberg Traurig’s M&A Practice ranked 4th among all law firms representing investment banks and financial advisors in U.S. mergers… Read More →

Women to watch in healthcare, energy, aerospace and technology

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by in Energy | Featured | Tech | Women In Business

Here are some of the the Arizona innnovators who Az Business magazine thinks will be making waves in healthcare, energy, aerospace and technology in 2013: Ruth Carter Owner, Carter Law Firm carterlawaz.com Her background: After graduating from ASU Law School in 2011, she opened her own law firm in January 2012 and focused her practice… Read More →

Energy Consortium’s Roadmap puts state of path to build industry

srp installs solar energy systems
by in Business News | Energy

Imagine Arizona as the energy hub of the Southwest — where major regional transmission lines tie into infrastructure in the state and serve a growing regional demand for energy. Arizona would be a place where an increasing percentage of jobs are related to the energy industry, whether in manufacturing, generation, transmission, energy efficiency, service or… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Honored

Pamela Overton Risoleo
by in Business News | Events | Legal | Nonprofit

Pamela Overton Risoleo, a shareholder and co-chair of the Phoenix litigation practice of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, will be honored Feb. 23 by YWCA Maricopa County as its “2013 Tribute to Leadership – Community Service Corporate Leader.” Overton’s recognition is for her many years dedicated to philanthropic causes and for her passion for… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig Attorney will Teach Trademarks Law at ASU

Frank Long
by in Business News | Legal

Frank G. Long, an Of Counsel in the Phoenix office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will serve as a Faculty Associate at the Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, where he will return to teach the course in Trademarks and Unfair Competition Law. The course curriculum focuses on the specific… Read More →