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Greenberg Traurigs Keith J. Shapiro Recognized for Contributions to Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal

CHICAGO (PRWEB) April 13, 2015

Keith J. Shapiro, co-chair of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice, recently received a special award for his dedication to Emory University School of Law and his significant contributions to the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal. Shapiro, who earned his law degree from Emory, helped launch the Journal 30 years ago and has served as its alumni advisor for almost two decades.

In 1999, Shapiro established the Shapiro Bankruptcy Writing Awards for student members of the Journal. These annual awards provide important monetary support for the winning students.

“Emory Law depends on the vital connections among students, faculty, alumni, and the profession. Keith has been that vital connector, and he has helped the Journal become one as well. As we celebrate 30 years of the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal, we would like to recognize Keith Shapiro as its advisor, supporter, and guardian angel,” said Robert Schapiro, dean of Emory University School of Law, in remarks at the Journal’s annual awards dinner and published in the most recent Journal.

“I sincerely thank the leadership and faculty of Emory University School of Law for always striving to deliver practical training and experience to their students. I thank you for supporting this Journal in such a consistent and meaningful way over the past 30 years,” said Shapiro.

Shapiro is vice president of Greenberg Traurig and chairman of the Chicago office. He has more than 30 years of bankruptcy and restructuring experience and appears worldwide in corporate bankruptcy matters and workouts.

A leader in the restructuring community, Shapiro is a member of the International Board of Directors of the Turnaround Management Association. He was previously chairman of the board and president of the American Bankruptcy Institute, a member of the board of directors of INSOL International, and chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Bankruptcy and Reorganization Committee. He is a fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice

Greenberg Traurig’s Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practice provides clients with the insight and knowledge that come with decades of advisory and litigation experience handling highly complex issues that arise in reorganizations, restructurings, workouts, liquidations and distressed acquisitions and sales as well as cross-border proceedings. The team offers clients a broad multidisciplinary approach supported by a nationally recognized practice that has been engaged in many of the key complex restructurings and bankruptcies of our time.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms’ client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.







Berkeley, CA Periodontist, Dr. Keith Chertok Launches Re-Designed Patient Website


Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2015

Leading Berkeley, CA periodontist, Dr. Keith Chertok, is pleased to announce the launch of his newly re-designed patient website. The site has been redone to ensure that patients have easy access to information regarding dental procedures, such as laser dentistry, that Dr. Chertok offers as well as common dental problems that they may experience. Now, with just a few simple clicks, patients can access information and educate themselves about dental procedures so they can make an informed decision about their treatment options.

Patients can discuss their dental needs with Dr. Chertok any time, but to gain an in depth understanding of procedures, patients can turn to his website for detailed information. Dr. Chertok offers many services, including some of the most advanced procedures currently used in the field of periodontics. Dr. Chertok is one of the few dental professionals in the nation who offers the LANAP® protocol for the treatment of gum disease. This laser gum surgery alternative uses a specialized laser that targets and treats gum disease. Other services offered include the Pinhole Surgical Technique™, the leading treatment for gum recession, and dental implants.

In addition to information on treatment options, patients can now use the website for much more. Its user-friendly interface makes it possible for patients to request appointments online and to contact office staff with any questions. Additionally, patient forms are now available on the site, so patients can fill out their required paperwork prior to their office visit, which can help keep wait times at the office to a minimum.

Berkeley, CA residents in need of a periodontist for laser dentistry or other treatments are invited to visit Dr. Chertok’s new website to view the educational information and utilize the patient resources it contains.

About the Doctor

Keith Chertok, DDS is a periodontist offering personalized dental care for Berkeley, CA gum disease patients. Dr. Chertok graduated in the top five percent of his class from the New York University College of Dentistry and was elected to the honor society Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He received the Quintessence Award for excellence in Periodontics and went on to complete a Hospital Residency program at the New York VA hospital. Dr. Chertok arrived in California to study Periodontics and Implantology at UCSF. He taught at the Dugoni School of Dentistry and UCSF dental school and continues to teach education courses to dentists and dental hygienists. Dr. Chertok is the attending periodontist in charge of periodontal education for the dental residents at the Veterans Hospital Healthcare System of Northern California at Mare Island. He is part of one percent of dental professionals providing the LANAP FDA cleared laser procedure for gum disease and periodontal treatment. To learn more about Dr. Keith Chertok and his dental services, visit his website at http://www.berkeleyperiodontist.com and call 510-423-0748.