Greenberg Traurig Strengthens Government Contracts Practice with the
Addition of Two New Shareholders
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- February 17, 2004 -- The international law firm Greenberg
Traurig LLP announced today that
Dick Moorhouse and
John Stafford, Jr. have
joined the Government Contracts practice as shareholders in the firm’s Tysons
Corner, VA office.
“All of us at Greenberg Traurig are just delighted Dick Moorhouse and
John Stafford have joined our outstanding group of Government Contract professionals.
Dick and John will strengthen a practice that is earning an international
reputation among the most sophisticated government contractors in the world,”
said Joe Reeder, Managing Shareholder for the firm’s Washington, D.C. and Tysons Corner offices. “ We are fortunate indeed to have the privilege of
including these two as part of the Greenberg Traurig team.“
Dick Moorhouse is a senior practitioner with extensive experience in
all areas of government contract law, including protest litigation before
the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the U.S. General Accounting Office,
where he also previously served as senior procurement law attorney-advisor.
Most recently, Mr. Moorhouse was a partner with Reed Smith where he lead
that firm’s government contracts practice.
“Dick Moorhouse is a great addition to our team of government contracts
experts,” said Fred Shaheen, Chair of the firm’s national government contracts
practice group. “Dick brings a level of experience, maturity, and intellect
to the practice that is second to none. We are pleased beyond measure to
have him join the GT family. “
John Stafford brings his practice to the DC area from Dallas, TX with
more than 20 years of experience focused on all aspects of public and commercial
contracts, and related business issues, dispute resolution, and litigation.
He is also a member of the national Advisory Board for “The Government Contractor,”
published by the West Group. According to Shaheen, “We were elated to have
John join the practice. His depth and breadth of knowledge in all areas
of government contracts has earned him a reputation as one of the top lawyers
in the field.” Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Mr. Stafford was a partner
with Haynes and Boone, LLP in Dallas.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with 1,500
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; 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.
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