Managing Partner: Gif Thornton
Number of partners: 142
Number of other lawyers: 115
Total number of lawyers: 257
Adams and Reese takes things personally. Firm employees are connected — to each other, to clients, to families and to communities. Adams and Reese cares deeply about people.
As lawyers, it’s the firm’s business to know and understand its clients, their businesses, their current needs and their future plans. As neighbors, the firm’s commitment to volunteerism has become a deep-rooted characteristic of the firm’s personality.
The firm’s clients are the front-runners in their industries, and Adams and Reese are right there with them, providing the advice and representation clients need to stay on top. The firm’s industry-focused practice groups of attorneys and advisors are strategically organized across offices throughout the southern US and Washington, DC.
Clients across the US and the globe hire Adams and Reese because of the firm’s ability to produce results. It delivers value based on the firm’s commitment to excellence from its strategic footprint. Clients know that Adams and Reese are relevant with regard to the issues they are encountering, and that the firm’s experience enables it to quickly jump into the problem or opportunity they have.
Taking a hands-on, personal approach to every issue, challenge and opportunity its clients face, Adams and Reese lawyers and advisors are skilled and ready to help clients achieve their goals and make their lives easier.
Adams and Reese professionals are known as practical and personal advisors and advocates who tailor their approach and counsel to the specific needs of each situation and client. Many on the team have years of on-the-job experience within the industries that they serve, as executives, professionals and in-house counsel.
Adams and Reese is often recognized for its performance, reputation, contributions and experience. The firm’s greatest thrill and achievements are those that come from its deep commitment to extraordinary client service. The firm is proud of the many national and regional awards it has received as a firm for its service to clients — and the firm is even more gratified by the countless recognitions awarded to individual attorneys by their peers and clients. But the many long-term relationships the firm has built with its clients is its greatest honor, and it’s ultimately how Adams and Reese measures itssuccess.
The American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation’s top law firms — The Am Law 200. The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the NLJ 500 list of the nation’s largest law firms.
Main Areas of Practice:
■ Commercial Restructuring & Bankruptcy
■ Cybersecurity / Privacy & Data Protection
■ Economic Development
■ Energy / Oil & Gas
■ Financial Services
■ Global Trade, Transportation & Logistics
■ Global Intellectual Property
■ Intersection of Business & Government
■ Labor & Employment
■ Middle Market Mergers & Acquisitions
■ Real Estate