Paul R. Bessette (pictured), Michael J. Biles and Jesse Z. Weiss have joined law firm Greenberg Traurig in the firm’s Austin, Texas office. The firm announced that Bessette joins as a national co-chair and Biles and Weiss join as shareholders in the Securities Litigation Practice. All three join from the Securities Litigation Group at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Field LLP, where Bessette headed that group.
Richard A. Rosenbaum, President of Greenberg Traurig, stated that “while the economy is providing everyone with obstacles, it’s also providing many opportunities. Paul, Mike and Jesse are a major securities litigation force.”
Also joining Greenberg Traurig’s Securities Litigation practice from Akin Gump are various associates who specialize in securities litigation.