Co-President, Greenberg Traurig 


Ernest Greer's practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Center for Civil and Human Rights and won the Most Admired CEO award from The Atlanta Business Chronicle

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Ernest created a Leader's Pledge detailing his personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Ernest's pledge here

Greenberg Traurig is proud that 40 percent of their attorneys worldwide are women or minorities. The firm has several employee resource networks, a supplier diversity program, and a women's initiatives. Greenberg Traurig was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2021 and 2022. 

Joined 2014

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2022: Philip I. Person; 2021: Rene Trevino; 2020: Adil Khan; 2019: Adelaida Vasquez; 2018: Lori Chang; 2016: Phillip H. Hutchinson; 2015: Angela F. Ramson

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2022: Bardia Sanjabi, Elisa Hevia Baca; 2021: Candace Uduebor, Glenn Thompson

1L Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2022: Daniela Dillarza Batres, Hye Yeon Shin, Caroline Radell, Ecclesiaste Desire; 2021: John Warren, Cheyenne Rivera, Andres Marquez, Ethan Chuang; 2020: Amy Hong, Alichia McIntosh, Olivia Schmitz, Yunhao Liu; 2019: Andrea Carmona, Matthew Sanchez, Edmund Gyasi, Jose Rivero, Brandan Matthews; 2018: Rachel Barnes, Sobeida Peralta

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2015 

Annual Meeting (2016, 2015)
Leadership Summit (2015)

Member: Ernest Greer

Diversity Professional: Nikki L. Simon

Communications: Lourdes Brezo-Martinez