Managing Partner: William H Hines
Number of partners: 226 Number of other lawyers: 133
Jones Walker LLP is among the 120 largest law firms in the United States. With offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, and Texas, the firm serves local, regional, and international business interests.
Main Areas of Practice:
Admiralty and maritime; antitrust and trade regulation; appellate litigation; aviation; banking and financial services; bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors-debtors rights; business and commercial litigation; business and commercial transactions; class action defense; multi-district litigation; commercial lending and finance; construction; corporate and securities; corporate compliance and white collar defense; economic development; employee benefits, ERISA and executive compensation; energy; environmental and toxic torts; gaming; government contracts; government relations; healthcare; insurance; intellectual property; international; investment management legal services; labor and employment; mergers and acquisitions; privacy and job security; private equity; products liability; project development and finance; public finance; real estate: land use, development and finance; tax and estates; telecommunications and utilities; venture capital and emerging companies.
Banking, insurance and finance; communications and technology; energy, environmental and mining; healthcare; maritime; media/advertising; manufacturing/ industrial; public and large privately-held companies; public sector; real estate; sports, entertainment and gaming; transportation; wholesale/ retail/service industries.
Jones Walker has handled international transactions on five continents, with a concentration in Latin America, Europe and Asia. Jones Walker’s experience includes international construction projects, cross-border mergers and acquisitions and international joint ventures and the firm has successfully closed project financings related to large international infrastructure projects, including major development projects, joint ventures, investments and/or asset acquisitions, service agreements, engineering, procurement and construction contracts throughout the world.