Chief Executive Officer: Brian L Duffy
Co-Chairs of the Latin America Practice: José Raz Guzmán, Marc M Rossell
Albany, Amsterdam, Atlanta, Austin, Berlin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Delaware, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Las Vegas, London, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Miami, Milan, Minneapolis, Nashville, New Jersey, New York, Northern Virginia, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Tallahassee, Tampa, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, Warsaw, Washington, DC, West Palm Beach and Westchester County.
In Amsterdam, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig, LLP
In Germany, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig Germany, LLP
In London, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig, LLP
In Mexico, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig, S.C.
In Milan, the firm is operated by Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria, an affiliate of Greenberg Traurig, P.A. and Greenberg Traurig, LLP
In Seoul, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig LLP Foreign Legal Consultant Office
In Shanghai, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig, LLP
In Tel Aviv, the firm operates as a branch of Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
In Tokyo, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig Tokyo Law Offices
In Warsaw, the firm operates as Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak sp.k.
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) is a global law firm with approximately 2,200 attorneys in 41 offices located in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Greenberg Traurig’s award-winning Latin America Practice draws on resources from its offices in Mexico City, New York, Miami, Houston, and around the world, bringing together a multidisciplinary team of lawyers to help clients identify and capitalise on business opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean. The team has wide-ranging experience representing US and international clients who do business in Latin America, as well as advising Latin American clients on their business ventures in the United States.
Main Areas of Practice:
Mergers, Acquisitions & Corporate:
GT advises Mexican, US, and multinational public and private clients on strategic merger and acquisition transactions, including joint ventures, asset dispositions, and purchases, spin-offs, going-private transactions, and related acquisition financing facilities.
Private Equity & Venture Capital:
GT represents venture capital and private equity firms, fund sponsors, registered investment companies, and investment advisers in connection with fund creation, capital formation, portfolio management, capital raising, and corporate transactions throughout Mexico and Latin America.
GT advises issuers, initial purchasers, underwriters and placement agents on IPOs, follow-on offerings, and high-yield debt offerings, and in structured securities (CKDs, CERPIs, and FIBRAs). The capital markets attorneys have been involved in notable offerings out of Mexico and Latin America.
Banking & Finance:
GT advises domestic and international banks, financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity sponsors and borrowers in virtually every type of lending transactions, including acquisition and recapitalisation financings, cross-border financings, credit facilities, leverage finance matters, asset-based financing, mezzanine financing among other loan agreements.
Energy & Infrastructure:
GT provides full-cycle counsel to Latin American and other international infrastructure and energy clients doing business in Mexico and the region, from turn-key project development and redevelopment to financing, implementation, and operation and maintenance with experience representing clients in public-private partnership transactions (PPP).
GT advises on the antitrust aspects of M&A transactions, including merger control filings in multi-jurisdictional matters, and represents clients in antitrust investigations. The team has led landmark resolutions in antitrust litigation cases.
Administrative Litigation & Dispute Resolution:
GT is dedicated to increasing the experience and familiarity of clients with the firm's litigation defenses and strategies. It collaborates with clients to build a unified litigation approach based on their specific needs. The team is globally integrated to help businesses avoid or resolve disputes efficiently and effectively across a wide range of practices and industries.
GT's award-winning real estate practice represents developers, investors, financial institutions, and others in the sale, purchase, financing, and development of retail, land, office, residential, industrial, mixed-use resorts, and hospitality properties. Attorneys advise their clients in a wide range of real estate development financing and corporate structures, as well as leases, restructurings, and workouts.
GT represents clients in transactions, regulatory compliance, crisis and risk management, administrative proceedings, and environmental policy challenges in a variety of areas including chemicals, renewables, oil and gas, infrastructure projects, land use, urban development, environmental impact, emissions, among others.
The team counsels clients on trade policies, remedies, negotiations, disputes, trade agreements, antitrust matters, and US embargo regulations.
White-Collar Defence & Compliance Investigations:
GT’s multidisciplinary team has extensive experience designing and implementing global corporations’ anti-corruption compliance programs based on international laws and standards, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Attorneys conduct risk assessments, advise on financial controls, audits, and investigations.
Labour & Employment:
GT provides national and international corporations with strategic legal advice on all matters concerning the employment relationship focused on maximising human resource potential and managing issues before they arise.
Technology, Media & Telecommunications:
GT advises technology, telecommunications, internet, e-commerce, and electronic media companies on a broad spectrum of business transactions and other legal and regulatory issues, guiding them through the business growth cycle for a variety of technologies.
Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity:
The team develops strategies to address privacy, data security, and information management issues including privacy audits, policies and procedures, compliance with privacy and data security laws and industry standards, record retention/electronic discovery, cross-border data transfer, data breach readiness, and response.