Caroline J. Heller is a shareholder in the Litigation Practice of Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s New York office. Caroline is also the Chair of Greenberg Traurig Global Pro Bono Program.  Caroline is a faculty member of Greenberg Traurig’s GT Litigation Academy, which provides intensive in-house training programs in jury trials, expert witness preparation, deposition practice, motion practice, and mediation. Caroline focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and business disputes on a nationwide basis in the fields of professional liability, partnership disputes, securities litigation and entertainment disputes. In the field of special education, since 2006, Caroline has represented parents of children with disabilities on a pro bono basis at impartial hearings, appeals to the SRO, and in federal court.  She received her B.A. from Bryn Mawr College and her J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law.

Areas of Concentration: Business and commercial litigation; Securities litigation; Appellate advocacy

Professional & Community Involvement: Member, New York State Bar Association; Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York; Member, District of Columbia Bar; Member, American Bar Association; Member, Board of Directors, Advocates For Children of New York; Member, Board of Directors, Fund for Modern Courts

Awards & Recognition: 

Listed, City & State, "The Responsible 100," 2017

Recipient, New York Business Journal "Women of Influence Award," 2017

Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, New York Metro Super Lawyers, 2013-2017

Listed, “Rising Star,” 2012

Finalist, Chambers USA “Women in Law Awards,” Leadership in the Community: Lawyer of the Year, 2015

Recipient, Lawyers Who Lead By Example, Pro Bono Award, New York Law Journal, 2014

Recipient, President’s Pro Bono Award, First Judicial District, New York Bar Association, 2012

Honoree, Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, recognition for pro bono services, March 2011

Recipient, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award 2010

Honoree, Advocates for Children of New York, Inc., March 2010

Recipient, John K. Geiger Award, Her Justice (inMotion), November 2006