NEW YORK, August 23, 2006 – LAWFUEL – Legal News Network – The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced today that Jonathan S. Margolis has joined its New York office as a Shareholder in the Real Estate Department. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Mr. Margolis was a partner at Bryan Cave LLP. Mr. Margolis concentrates his real estate practice on leasing, acquisition, and development work for a variety of clients, including real estate investment trusts, foreign and domestic institutions, as well as corporate and individual investors.
“Bringing Jonathan to Greenberg Traurig will add significant talent to our already extensive national and local real estate capabilities,” said Richard A. Rosenbaum, Managing Shareholder of the New York office and National Operating Shareholder.
“Jonathan’s extensive experience representing institutional investors and REITs makes him an invaluable addition to the firm as we continue to grow to find solutions and create opportunities for our local, regional and global clients,” said Robert J. Ivanhoe, Chair of the National Real Estate Practice.
Mr. Margolis earned his J.D. and his B.A from Columbia University.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with 1,500 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in the U.S., Europe and Asia. The firm is ranked seventh on The American Lawyer’s Am Law 100 listing of the largest law firms in the U.S., based on number of lawyers.
Greenberg Traurig serves clients from offices in: Albany, NY; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Atlanta, GA; Boca Raton, FL; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Houston, TX; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Morristown, NJ; New York, NY; Orange County, CA; Orlando, FL; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; Sacramento, CA; Silicon Valley, CA; Tallahassee, FL; Tampa Bay, FL; Tokyo, Japan; Tysons Corner, VA; Washington, D.C.; West Palm Beach, FL; Wilmington, DE; and Zurich, Switzerland. Additionally, the firm has strategic alliances with the following independent law firms: Olswang, London and Brussels; Studio Santa Maria, Milan and Rome; and Hayabusa Kokusai Law Offices in Tokyo.
For additional information, please visit the firm’s Web site at www.gtlaw.com.