Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in Lawdragon’s ‘500 Leading Lawyers in Am… – Press Release


NEW YORK, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Six shareholders at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Ian C. Ballon, Johnine P. Barnes, Lori G. Cohen, Ernest LaMont Greer, Karen M. Kennard, and A. Michael Pratt, appear in Lawdragon’s 2022 guide for “500 Leading Lawyers in America.”

In its 17th edition, this guide compiles honorees through editorial research, submissions, and nominations to highlight the top legal professionals across the industry. The 500 lawyers listed represent the judiciary, public interest, commercial litigators, plaintiff advocates, dealmakers, disability lawyers, and more.

Ballon is an intellectual property and internet litigator and is the co-chair of the firm’s Global Intellectual Property & Technology Practice. He represents clients in copyright, DMCA, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, privacy, security, software, database, and Internet- and mobile-related disputes, and in the defense of data privacy, cybersecurity breach, adtech, and behavioral advertising, TCPA, and other Internet-related class action suits. He is also the author of West’s 5-volume legal treatise, E-Commerce and Internet Law 2d edition (http://www.IanBallon.net) and Executive Director of Stanford Law School’s Center for the Digital Economy.

Barnes, who is recognized by Lawdragon 500 as Leading Lawyer in America and as a Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyer, is a shareholder in the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice and chair of the Washington, D.C. Labor & Employment Practice. She is experienced in litigating and defending employment claims of harassment, retaliation, discrimination, wrongful discharge, and breach of contract, as well as business litigation matters. Barnes has experience handling noncompete agreement and contract disputes, trade secret matters, international disputes, white collar crime claims, property interest disputes, and legislative matters.

Cohen is vice chair of Greenberg Traurig and serves as co-chair of…