Ambassador (retired) Robert A.ShermanSenior Counsel in the Litigation Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been unanimously elected to the New England Council Board of Trustees.
BOSTON, June 3, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Ambassador (retired) Robert A.ShermanSenior Counsel in the Litigation Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been unanimously elected to the New England Council Board of Trustees.
According to the organization, the New England Council is “a nonpartisan alliance of businesses, academic and health institutions, and public and private organizations from across New England formed to promote economic growth and a quality of life. raised in the New England region”. Its board members help identify issues and policies with which the organization needs to engage, shape the policy positions of the board, and develop programs for its members.
Sherman is a founding member and former co-directing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Boston Desk. From 2014 to 2017, he was United States Ambassador to Portugalappointed by the President barack obama and confirmed unanimously by United States Senate. As Ambassador, he focused heavily on bilateral economic development and international security issues, such as cybersecurity, refugees, narcoterrorism and NATO. In recognition of his work in the country, the Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa decorated him with the Grand Cross of the Order of Prince Henry the Navigator in March 2017. At Greenberg Traurig, Sherman focuses his practice on governmental and regulatory investigations and litigation, internal corporate investigations – with an emphasis on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance – as well as consumer protection. and defense against class actions.
About the Boston office of Greenberg Traurig: Established in 1999, the Greenberg Traurig office Boston The office has over 80 lawyers practicing in the areas of bankruptcy and restructuring, corporate, emerging technologies, energy, environment, financial services, gaming, government affairs, property Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Life Sciences and Medical Technology, Litigation, Public Affairs, Finance, Real Estate and Tax. An important contributor to the firm’s international platform, the Boston includes a team of nationally recognized lawyers with public and private sector experience. The team offers clients the value of decades of assisting clients with complex legal matters and practical knowledge of the local business community, backed by the firm’s extensive network of global resources.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has over 2,400 attorneys across 43 locations United States, Europe, Latin America, Asiaand the Middle East. The company, often recognized for its focus on philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity and volunteerism, reported gross revenue of more than $2 billion for fiscal year 2021. The firm is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law 100, Am Law Global 100, NLJ 250, and Law360 (US) 400. cabinets. Greenberg Traurig is Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab and net carbon neutral with respect to office energy consumption. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com.
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