Firm / Organisation

WilmerHale

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Managing Partners: Susan W Murley, Robert T Novick
Number of partners: 230
Number of lawyers: 1,000
International Offices: Beijing, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt and London

Firm Overview:
WilmerHale is a leading, full-service international law firm with 1,000 lawyers located throughout 12 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. The firm’s lawyers work at the intersection of government, technology and business, and remain committed to our guiding principles of: ■Providing quality, world-class legal and client services ■Developing diversity among lawyers and staff ■Fostering an environment that promotes an entrepreneurial spirit, collaboration and collegiality by drawing on the exceptional talents and varied experience of the firm’s lawyers ■Encouraging lawyers and staff to perform public service and give back to the community through pro bono work, government service, service to the bar, teaching, and supporting public institutions and charitable organizations ■Hiring and retaining exceptionally talented lawyers who possess the common trait of outstanding academic and personal achievements.

Main Areas of Practice:
WilmerHale is a leading, full-service international law firm with 1,000 lawyers located throughout 12 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. The firm’s lawyers work at the intersection of government, technology and business, and remain committed to our guiding principles of: ■Providing quality, world-class legal and client services ■Developing diversity among lawyers and staff ■Fostering an environment that promotes an entrepreneurial spirit, collaboration and collegiality by drawing on the exceptional talents and varied experience of the firm’s lawyers ■Encouraging lawyers and staff to perform public service and give back to the community through pro bono work, government service, service to the bar, teaching, and supporting public institutions and charitable organizations ■Hiring and retaining exceptionally talented lawyers who possess the common trait of outstanding academic and personal achievements.

Practice Areas:
■ Administrative Law
■ Anti-Discrimination
■ Antitrust & Competition
■ Appellate & Supreme Court Litigation
■ Bank Regulation & Enforcement
■ Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring
■ Broker-Dealer Compliance & Regulation
■ Capital Markets
■ Corporate Governance & Disclosure
■ Crisis Management & Strategic Response
■ Cybersecurity & Privacy
■ Emerging Company & Venture Capital
■ Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits
■ False Claims Act
■ Foreign Corrupt Practices Act & Anti-Corruption
■ Foreign Investment in the US (CFIUS)
■ Futures & Derivatives
■ Government Contracts
■ Intellectual Property Counseling & Prosecution
■ Intellectual Property Litigation
■ International Arbitration
■ International Trade, Investment & Market Access
■ Investigations
■ Investment Management
■ Labor & Employment
■ Litigation
■ Mergers & Acquisitions
■ Native American Law
■ Post-Grant Proceedings
■ Public Policy & Legislative Affairs
■ Real Estate
■ Securities Enforcement
■ Securities Litigation
■ Tax
■ Technology Transactions & Licensing
■ Trials
■ White Collar Defense & Investigations

Industries & Issues:
■ Aviation
■ Big Data
■ Brexit
■ Education
■ Energy, Environment & Natural Resources
■ Financial Services
■ Healthcare
■ Insurance, Annuities & Retirement
■ Life Sciences
■ Media & Entertainment
■ National Security
■ Professional Services
■ Technology

Public Service and Pro Bono:
The firm’s commitment to providing a voice for all is demonstrated through pro bono contributions that range from cases of national importance before the US Supreme Court to litigation on behalf of individuals who lack the means to secure necessities as fundamental as housing, adequate medical care, and protection from abuse and exploitation. Through these efforts, and through community service initiatives that have grown into thriving partnerships, the firm works to enhance the quality of life for many in our local neighborhoods and around the globe.

Diversity and Inclusion:
Diversity is a guiding principle of WilmerHale and a key driver of the value the firm provides to clients. The range of perspectives, backgrounds and talents of the firm’s lawyers helps develop creative and effective solutions for clients’ most complex and challenging legal issues. Collaboration and collegiality are additional guiding principles that reflect the firm’s commitment to fostering an inclusive workplace.
Legal excellence. Dedication to clients. Commitment to public service.

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