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Chairman: Peter C Miller

Number of partners: 409

Number of other lawyers: 485

Firm Overview: 

Seyfarth Shaw LLP is a full-service international law firm, serving Fortune 1000, Global 500 and other companies worldwide through more than 900 attorneys and dedicated professional staff (including certified project managers, legal technologists, practice managers and other paraprofessionals). Seyfarth has been widely recognized for its leadership in designing innovative, client-focused solutions for the delivery of high quality legal services.

■ Earned 13 Tier 1 national rankings in the US News - Best Lawyers® 2021 edition of ‘Best Law Firms’ in the areas of commercial litigation, construction law, employee benefits (ERISA) law, employment law - management, franchise law, health care law, immigration law, labor law - management, litigation - antitrust, litigation - construction, litigation - ERISA, litigation - labor and employment, and real estate law

■ Recognized by The Financial Times among the world’s most innovative law firms for the tenth consecutive year in its annual FT Innovative Lawyers series

■ Named as the No. 15 best-branded law firm by corporate counsel, according to the BTI Brand Elite 2019. Placing Seyfarth among the top 5% of all law firms serving large, corporate clients

■ BTI Consulting named Seyfarth ‘Most Recommended Law Firms’ in 2019. Seyfarth Shaw was named one of 27 law firms recommended by general counsel. These recommendations directly reflect the longstanding dedication to exceptional client service and innovative solutions, which continue to set the firm apart

■ Seyfarth earned a perfect score of 100 in the annual Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s ‘Corporate Equality Index’ and was named a ‘Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality’ for the 13th consecutive year

■ Named among the ‘Best Law Firms for Women’ by Working Mother annual report for the tenth consecutive year

■ Largest US labor and employment practice in a full service firm, with over 400 attorneys

■ Recognized by Law360 as ‘Practice Group of the Year’ in employment law for nine years

■ Specialist employment law team with experience advising multinational companies on their most pressing employment matters in more than 150 countries around the globe

■ One of the largest real estate practices in the United States with more than 130 attorneys

■ One of the largest employee benefits and executive compensation practices in the US, serving clients across 30+ industries

■ 165+ business litigators across a global platform, offering a full-service litigation practice

■ Proactive litigation strategies in the rapidly changing legal services landscape

■ Handled more than 200 corporate M&A transactions across a diverse range of industries over the past two years

Main Areas of Practice: 

■ ADA Title III & Public Access

■ Antitrust & Competition

■ Appellate

■ Bankruptcy & Restructuring

■ Capital Markets

■ Class & Collective Actions

■ Commercial Contracts & Outsourcing Transactions

■ Commercial Finance

■ Commercial Litigation

■ Construction

■ Construction & Development Projects

■ Construction Claims & Disputes

■ Consumer Financial Services Litigation

■ Corporate Counseling & Governance

■ eDiscovery & Information Governance

■ Employee Benefits

■ Employment

■ Employment Litigation

■ ESG, Corporate Citizenship & Human Rights

■ Executive & Equity Compensation

■ Financial Products & Technology

■ Financial Services

■ Franchise & Distribution

■ Government Contracts

■ Government Contracts Litigation

■ Government Relations & Policy

■ Health Care, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals

■ Hospitality & Leisure

■ Immigration

■ Infrastructure & Project Finance

■ Institutional Investors

■ Intellectual Property Counseling & Prosecution

■ Intellectual Property Litigation

■ International Employment Law

■ Labor Management Relations

■ Manufacturing

■ Mergers & Acquisitions

■ Post-Pandemic Recovery & Renewal

■ Privacy & Cybersecurity

■ Product Liability & Complex Tort

■ Real Estate

■ Real Estate Finance

■ Real Estate Litigation

■ REITs & Real Estate Capital Markets

■ Retail, Wholesale & Distribution

■ Securities & Fiduciary Duty Litigation

■ Tax

■ Tax Controversies & Litigation

■ Technology, Mobility & Connectivity

■ Trade Secrets & Non-Competes

■ Transportation & Logistics

■ Trials

■ Trusts & Estates

■ Trusts & Estates Litigation

■ White Collar Defense & Investigations

■ Workplace Arbitration & ADR

■ Workplace Safety & Environmental

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This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 Asia-Pacific 2021 High Net Worth 2021

Ranked Departments

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Labor & Employment
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California: Southern

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Band 4
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Construction
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Immigration
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Labor & Employment
Band 2
Georgia

Immigration
Band 1

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Construction


Michael T McKeeman
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Douglas M Mancino
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Angelo Paparelli
Band 1

Labor & Employment


Brian T Ashe
Band 4
David Kadue
Senior Statespeople
Jeffrey A. Berman
Band 2

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Senior Statespeople
D Ward KallstromERISA Litigation
David KadueLabor & Employment
Band 1
Howard PiankoEmployee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Angelo PaparelliImmigration
Angelo PaparelliImmigration
Russell SwappImmigration
Sharon CookImmigration
Arthur TelegenLabor & Employment
Camille A OlsonLabor & Employment
Gerald L Maatman JrLabor & Employment
Nancy E RafuseLabor & Employment
Joel D RubinReal Estate
Band 2
Richard PrestonConstruction
Sara Beiro FarabowConstruction
Elizabeth DeckmanEmployee Benefits & Executive Compensation

Ranked Offices

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California, Los Angeles, 601 South Figueroa Street
California, Los Angeles, One Century Plaza
California, San Francisco
District of Columbia
Georgia
Massachusetts

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233 S. Wacker Drive

Suite 8000

Chicago

Illinois

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IL 60606-6448

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