Two Stroock Partners Named Washingtonian’s Top Lawyers for 2015
Washington, DC, January 5, 2016 -- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Washington, DC, is pleased to announce that Chris Griner, partner and chair of Stroock's National Security/CFIUS/Compliance Practice Group, and Jeffrey R. Keitelman, partner and co-chair of Stroock's Real Estate Practice Group, were selected as Washingtonian's Top Lawyers for 2015 for exceptional work in their respective areas.
Mr. Griner represents foreign and domestic clients regarding international transactions involving the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States ("CFIUS") and other national security approval issues.
Mr. Keitelman represents local, national and international investors, owners, occupiers, managers and brokers in acquisition, disposition, leasing, development, financing, joint ventures, property management and related matters involving office, industrial, retail, residential and mixed-use properties.
Mr. Griner and Mr. Keitelman, who are co-managing partners of Stroock's Washington, DC office, were recognized at an event that was held on December 17th.
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Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional, regulatory and litigation guidance to leading financial institutions, multinational corporations, investment funds and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and abroad. Our emphasis on excellence and innovation has enabled us to maintain long-term relationships with our clients and made us one of the nation's leading law firms for almost 140 years. Stroock's practice areas include capital markets/securities, commercial finance, mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, private equity, private funds, commodities and derivatives, employment law and benefits, energy and project finance, entertainment, environmental law, financial restructuring, financial services litigation, government relations, insurance, intellectual property, investment management, litigation, national security/CFIUS, personal client services, real estate, structured finance and tax.