SOURCE: Greenberg Traurig

April 10, 2007 17:13 ET

Jeffrey H. Wolf Recognized as a Franchise 'Legal Eagle'

Only Phoenix Attorney Listed Three Years in a Row

PHOENIX, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 10, 2007 -- Jeffrey H. Wolf, a shareholder in the Phoenix office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, has been named by his peers as one of the best franchise lawyers in the United States for a third consecutive year.

Wolf is one of the 125 lawyers selected for this year's "Legal Eagles" list, which is published by Franchise Times, the franchise industry's leading trade magazine. "Legal Eagles" are nominated by leading franchisors and other lawyers who work in the franchise industry. Those listed were acknowledged for their attention to their clients and their clients' businesses, as well as possessing outstanding legal skills. A complete list appears in the April 2007 issue of Franchise Times.

Wolf is co-chair of Greenberg Traurig's national franchise and distribution practice. He focuses his practice on representing franchisors and product manufacturers in arbitrations, litigation and appeals throughout the United States. Wolf's clients cover a broad range of business sectors, including the restaurant, hospitality, employment staffing, real estate and petroleum marketing industries. He has represented some of the largest and most recognized franchisors in the world, and is a frequent author and speaker on a variety of franchise topics.

About Greenberg Traurig

Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with 1,600 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, 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.

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