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NEW YORK, April 10, 2005 – LAWFUEL – The Law News Netwo…

NEW YORK, April 10, 2005 – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced today that George J. Martin Jr. has joined the firm as Of Counsel in the Corporate and Securities Department in the New York office. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Mr. Martin was a partner at Coudert Brothers LLP. He has extensive project finance experience in representing developers and operators of energy projects including restructurings, refinancings and other related matters. He also has extensive experience in general corporate finance matters, mergers and acquisitions, public and private offerings as well as advising clients with respect to the formation of limited liability companies and joint ventures.

“George’s extensive corporate finance experience makes him an excellent addition to our growing corporate and securities practice,” said Richard A. Rosenbaum, Managing Shareholder of the New York office and National Operating Shareholder.

“Bringing George to Greenberg Traurig adds a significant talent to our national and local capabilities. His extensive experience in project finance transactions adds to the capacity, breadth and scope of experience of our corporate and securities practice, thereby, enhancing our ability to serve our clients,” said Alan I. Annex, who chairs the Corporate and Securities practice in the firm’s New York office.

Mr. Martin earned his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and his B.A. from Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences.

About Greenberg Traurig

Greenberg Traurig LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1,350 attorneys and governmental professionals in 27 locations in the United States, Europe and Asia, including strategic alliances with Studio Santa Maria in Milan and Rome, Italy; and Hayabusa Kokusai Law Offices in Tokyo, Japan. The firm is ranked No. 8 as reported in The National Law Journal’s listing of the largest law firms in the U.S. Greenberg Traurig locations: Albany, NY; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Atlanta, GA; Boca Raton, FL; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Milan, Italy; Morristown, NJ; New York, NY; Orange County, CA; Orlando, FL; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; Rome, Italy; Silicon Valley, CA; Tallahassee, FL; Tokyo, Japan; Tysons Corner, VA; Washington, D.C.; West Palm Beach, FL; Wilmington, DE; and Zurich, Switzerland. For additional information, please visit the firm’s Web site at www.gtlaw.com

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