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Holland & Knight LLP

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Chair and Chief Operating Officer: Robert Grammig

Managing Partner: David Whitestone

Deputy Managing Partner: Tiffani Lee

Number of Partners: 1,133

Number of Lawyers: 2,131

U.S. Offices: 29

International Offices: 5


Firm Overview:

Founded in 1968, Holland & Knight is a global law firm with approximately 2,200 lawyers and other professionals in 34 offices. Among the nation's largest law firms, we provide representation in business, governmental, healthcare, litigation and real estate law. Interdisciplinary practice groups and industry-based teams provide clients with access to attorneys throughout the firm, regardless of location.

Holland & Knight offers decades of experience in an array of industries, businesses and government organizations, which results in helping clients identify and capture opportunities while mitigating risk and liability. The firm is also well-positioned to guide domestic and global corporations in navigating U.S. government policy changes. Our established relationships with key policymakers, regulatory and legislative experience, and advocacy strategies greatly benefits clients and provides an additional avenue to successfully resolve matters.


Service without boundaries: The firm is organized into five practice sections: business, government, healthcare, litigation and real estate. Through integrated practice groups and industry-based teams, we can provide efficient and responsive legal representation anywhere in the world. We serve based on needs, not merely location. Our interdisciplinary approach helps to ensure that clients have access to the lawyers with the most appropriate experience.


As a full-service firm, Holland & Knight offers our clients an array of services to meet and exceed their business objectives, including:


Banking and financial services: Holland & Knight's banking and finance practice is as diverse as the needs of the clients it serves. Clients in all segments of the finance and financial services industry count on the skill, knowledge and experience of our firm to assist them in their important transactions, controversies, regulatory, governmental affairs and other matters. These clients include global banks, large U.S. domestic and regional banks, insurance companies, asset managers, private equity groups, trust companies, community banks, servicing companies, financial technology (FinTech) and emerging products and services.


Corporate, M&A and securities: Holland & Knight advises public and private companies in a broad range of domestic and international corporate transactions, financings and securities law matters.


Energy: Holland & Knight provides a full array of legal services to the energy sector in the U.S. and abroad. The firm's energy attorneys and professionals work in all areas of energy-related regulatory, legislative, transactional and litigation matters, as well as the world's newest, most innovative energy opportunities.


Healthcare and life sciences: As the largest healthcare and life sciences practices in the U.S., the firm represents the full scope of healthcare-related businesses in all aspects of their regulatory issues and operations. Clients range from all providers along the care continuum, managed care companies and health plans to pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology firms and medical device manufacturers.


Intellectual property: Holland & Knight's IP attorneys have significant experience handling the issues surrounding complex patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret and unfair competition matters. They are experienced in a wide array of technical disciplines, and many hold degrees in areas such as computer and software engineering, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering.


Labor, employment and benefits: Holland & Knight represents management in all areas of labor and employment law, including civil rights, discrimination and retaliation; class actions; labor relations; non-competition, trade secrets and defecting employees; Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), workplace safety and whistleblower claims; Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)/employee benefits and executive compensation; and immigration, nationality and consular law.


Litigation: Holland & Knight has one of the largest litigation practices in the United States. Former federal prosecutors and regulatory officials form a key part of the group, which handles multimillion-dollar class actions, securities litigation, product liability, mass tort cases and white-collar criminal defense.


Public policy and regulation: Holland & Knight's public policy and regulation practice group consists of more than 100 lawyers and other professionals engaged in federal, state and local government affairs, regulatory counseling and related disciplines.


Real estate and land use: Holland & Knight's real estate practice is among the largest of any U.S. law firm. Nearly all of the firm's offices are staffed to provide clients with high-quality local, national and international service when handling the wide variety of issues related to real estate transactions, regulations and litigation.


Tax: Holland & Knight represents clients in all types of taxation matters – international, federal, state and local, employee benefits and executive compensation. The firm's services are preventive and remedial. Clients range from Fortune 100 companies to individuals protecting their personal and business assets.


Transportation: Holland & Knight lawyers serve public and private sector clients operating in the many facets of the transportation industry. The firm's Transportation Team is a recognized international leader and has extensive experience in the areas of aviation, freight rail, infrastructure, maritime and shipping, mass transit and public transportation, and trucking and logistics.


Wealth management: Holland & Knight's Private Wealth Services Group focuses almost exclusively on the needs of high-net-worth clients and estates. It is nationally recognized in fields as diverse as estate and generation-skipping transfer tax planning, sophisticated charitable giving, probate litigation, IRS litigation, life insurance planning, business succession planning, asset protection, international taxation, charitable organizations and private foundations.


A team approach that covers all the bases.


Holland & Knight's industry-focused client teams have significant experience in key sectors, including:

•Energy & Natural Resources

•Finance & Financial Services

•Healthcare & Life Sciences

•Real Estate & Hospitality

•Technology & Telecommunications

•Transportation & Infrastructure

With a one-firm team approach, attorneys collaborate with colleagues across all of the firm's offices and practice areas to efficiently counsel clients. Multidisciplinary teams are designed to comprehensively address the full scope of clients' legal challenges and opportunities.

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  • Atlanta
    1180 West Peachtree Street, One Atlantic Center, Suite 1800, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, GA 30309
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    Austin
    111 Congress Avenue, Suite 540, Austin, Texas, USA, TX 78701
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    Austin
    98 San Jacinto Boulevard Suite 1900 , Austin, Texas, USA, 78701
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    Birmingham
    1901 Sixth Avenue North Suite 1400 , Birmingham, Alabama, USA, AL 35203
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    Boston
    10 St. James Avenue, 11th Floor, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, MA 02116
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    Brandon
    524 Grand Regency Blvd. , Brandon, Florida, USA, 33510
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    Century City
    1901 Avenue of the Stars, Century City, California, USA, 90067
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    Charlotte
    1120 S. Tryon Street , Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, NC 28203
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    Chattanooga
    633 Chestnut Street Suite 1400 , Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, 37450
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    Chicago
    150 N. Riverside Plaza Suite 2700 , Chicago, Illinois, USA, IL 60606
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    Dallas
    One Arts Plaza 1722 Routh Street Suite 1500 , Dallas, Texas, USA, TX 75201
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    Denver
    1801 California Street, Suite 5000, Denver, Colorado, USA, 80202
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    Fort Lauderdale
    515 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 1200, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, FL 33301
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    Houston
    811 Main Street, Suite 2500, Houston, Texas, USA, TX 77002
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    Jacksonville
    50 North Laura Street, Suite 3900, Jacksonville, Florida, USA, FL 32202
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    Los Angeles
    400 South Hope Street, 8th Floor, Los Angeles, California, USA, CA 90071
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    Nashville
    Nashville City Center 511 Union Street Suite 2700 , Nashville, Tennessee, USA, TN 37219
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    New York
    31 West 52nd Street, New York, New York, USA, NY 10019
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    Orlando
    200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 2600, Orlando, Florida, USA, FL 32801
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    Philadelphia
    1650 Market Street Suite 3300 , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, PA 19103
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    Portland
    601 SW Second Ave Suite 1800 , Portland, Oregon, USA, OR 97204
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    San Francisco
    560 Mission St Suite 1900 , San Francisco, California, USA, CA 94105
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    Stamford
    One Stamford Plaza, 263 Tresser Boulevard, Suite 1400, Stamford, Connecticut, USA, CT 06901-3271
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    Tallahassee
    315 South Calhoun Street, Suite 600, Tallahassee, Florida, USA, FL 32301
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    Tampa
    100 North Tampa Street, Suite 4100, Tampa, Florida, USA, FL 33602
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    Tysons Corner
    1650 Tysons Boulevard, Suite 1700, Tysons Corner, Virginia, USA, VA 22102
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    Washington, DC
    800 17th Street, NW, Suite 1100, Washington, DC, District of Columbia, USA, 20006
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    West Palm Beach
    777 South Flagler Drive Suite 1900, West Tower , West Palm Beach, Florida, USA, FL 33401
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Holland & Knight LLP rankings

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Alabama
Bankruptcy/Restructuring
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Bankruptcy/Restructuring
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Bankruptcy/Restructuring
2
Band 2
Lawyers
Jesse S. Vogtle Jr.
3
Jesse S. Vogtle Jr.
3
Band 3
Eric Ray
4
Eric Ray
4
Band 4
Healthcare
1 Department
3 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Healthcare
2
Healthcare
2
Band 2
Lawyers
Colin H Luke
1
Colin H Luke
1
Band 1
Kristen Larremore
3
Kristen Larremore
3
Band 3
Beth Pitman
4
Beth Pitman
4
Band 4
Litigation: General Commercial
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Litigation: General Commercial
3
Litigation: General Commercial
3
Band 3
Lawyers
Larry B. Childs
2
Larry B. Childs
2
Band 2
Bryan O Balogh
4
Bryan O Balogh
4
Band 4
California
Banking & Finance
2 Ranked Lawyers
Lawyers
Mark Spitzer
3
Mark Spitzer
3
Band 3
Hamid Namazie
4
Hamid Namazie
4
Band 4
Environment
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Environment
2
Environment
2
Band 2
Lawyers
Jennifer L Hernandez
1
Jennifer L Hernandez
1
Band 1
Nicholas Targ
4
Nicholas Targ
4
Band 4
Healthcare
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Kenneth J Yood
3
Kenneth J Yood
3
Band 3
Labor & Employment
2 Ranked Lawyers
Lawyers
5
Christina Tellado
5
Band 5
Thomas E Hill
5
Thomas E Hill
5
Band 5
Labor & Employment: Highly Regarded
1 Department
Department
Labor & Employment: Highly Regarded
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Labor & Employment: Highly Regarded
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Media & Entertainment: Transactional
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
4
Robert J Labate
4
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