San Francisco (PRWEB) February 20, 2014
The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has added shareholder Koray Bulut to its Labor & Employment Group in San Francisco. Bulut’s practice focuses on defense work for technology companies related to a wide range of employment issues, including employee mobility disputes, wrongful termination complaints, and counselling. He joins the firm from Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.
With a decade of experience in the technology hubs of Silicon Valley and San Francisco, Bulut has extensive experience representing employers in federal and state court litigation and before administrative agencies regarding a variety of employment law disputes. In addition to his litigation practice, Bulut advises employers, ranging from start-up ventures, to Fortune 50 companies on all facets of employment relationships, including leaves of absence, employment contracts, protection of trade secrets, workplace investigations, and misclassification audits.
“Koray brings years of experience advising employers on numerous issues that arise under local, state, and federal labor and employment laws,” said Chuck Birenbaum, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Northern California offices. “His addition to our growing San Francisco office shows Greenberg Traurig’s commitment to attracting top-quality attorneys and building on the depth of services we offer our clients.”
“We are very pleased to welcome Koray to the firm,” said Michelle Ferreira, Managing Shareholder of Greenberg Traurig'sSan Francisco office. “His labor and employment litigation background complements our existing employment practice, locally and nationally, and will make us very competitive with other law firms who offer this practice.”
Bulut received his B.A. from Carleton College and his J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School. He previously served as a law clerk for the Hon. Mary E. Hannon, in Minnesota District Court.
Greenberg Traurig – Labor & Employment
Greenberg Traurig’s Labor & Employment Practice is a diverse team of more than 100 labor and employment attorneys. They provide an array of workplace strategies and legal counsel, including practical and efficient consulting, technical assistance, and litigation services. The team understands the business impact of labor and employment issues. They have the varied experience needed to help organizations analyze options, make informed decisions and take effective action. Law360 named the group “Practice Group of the Year” for Employment in 2011 and 2013.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP — California
In California, Greenberg Traurig serves clients from across five offices in Los Angeles, Orange County, Sacramento, San Francisco and Silicon Valley.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 36 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. In the U.S., the firm has more offices than any other among the Top 10 on The National Law Journal's 2012 NLJ 250. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.
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