Greenberg Traurig shareholder Eliot Pedrosa of Miami has been named to the Third District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission.

Pedrosa succeeds outgoing chair Lilly Ann Sanchez, a shareholder of the LS Law Firm in Miami. Pedrosa’s term began Thursday and ends July 1, 2016. The commission will select a new chair later.

Pedrosa, a former Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement attorney, focuses his practice on class actions, securities litigation, complex commercial litigation and products liability. His clients include Lorillard Tobacco Co.