Pete Nyquist

Chair, Environmental Practice Group

Chambers USA 2016 Rankings Recognizes Greenberg Glusker and Six Partners

June 10, 2016Article

Los Angeles, Calif. – June 10, 2016 – Greenberg Glusker announced that Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business has recognized three of the firm’s practices, along with six attorneys in their most recent guide.

Recognized practices include: Environment, Media & Entertainment: Litigation; and for the first time, the firm’s Private Client Services Group has been recognized by Chambers for Tax: Estate Planning.


Representing the firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Group, Brian Davidoff is noted by Chambers to be "a rock-solid partner"who is"passionate and hands-on."


For the fourth year, Chambers has recognized Greenberg Glusker’s Environmental practice, and partners David Cranston and Peter Nyquist.

According to Chambers, the firm’s Environmental practice has … “a very good understanding of environmental regulation and how to apply it. They are also innovative and creative in their thinking.”

David was praised for his "ability to understand the legal, technical and mechanical aspects"of a case; and, according to one client, "the more complex the issue, the more [Peter Nyquist’s] guidance is invaluable to us. He keeps us on track and doesn't let any detail drop. He is a good taskmaster."

Entertainment & Media: Litigation

Chambers highlights Greenberg Glusker’s “well recognized” Entertainment Litigation practice as “impressive in their speed, knowledge, thoroughness and sincerity."

Partners, Bert Fields and Bonnie Eskenazi, continue to be ranked amongst the best that Chambers recognizes. Interviewees described Bert as "a legend,” … noting that his experience puts him “in a league of his own.” Bonnie is “highly regarded for her handling of a broad range of litigation including breach of contract cases, royalty disputes and IP matters.”

Tax: Estate Planning

Newly recognized in 2016 by Chambers is the firm’s Private Client Services practice, along with practice group leader Laura Zwicker. According to Chambers, the "’considerate, bright and focused’ Laura Zwicker … ascends to the rankings for the first time having received significant market approval for her estate planning practice.

“Chambers and Partners continues to recognize our passion for the practice of law and our clients’ success,” says Bob Baradaran, managing partner of Greenberg Glusker. “We are proud to deliver exceptional work for extraordinary clients.”

Chambers rankings are compiles by full-time researchers who interview thousands of attorneys and their clients around the world. According to Chambers, “This intensive, continuous research identifies the world’s leading practitioners and law firms — those which perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients.”

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