Richard A. Edlin
Mr. Edlin is the Vice Chair, Chair of the Litigation Practice in New York, and a member of the Executive Committee of the law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, a top international multi-practice law firm, to the Company’s Board of Directors, and as a member of the Board’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, each effective as of March 17, 2017.
Mr. Edlin is a seasoned litigator with broad experience in both trial and appellate courts including the U.S. Supreme Court and the Delaware Supreme Court. He has tried cases in federal and state courts all over the country and has handled domestic and international arbitrations. At Greenberg Traurig, Mr. Edlin handles a wide variety of litigation and routinely acts for companies and their management in areas such as securities, general commercial and contractual disputes, antitrust and intellectual property.
Mr. Edlin received his B.A. degree from Tufts University, magna cum laude in history and received his law degree from Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and Notes editor of the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law. Following his graduation, Mr. Edlin served as law clerk to Hon. Lee P. Gagliardi of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.