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Steptoe LLP.

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About Steptoe LLP

For over a century, Steptoe has been renowned for its extensive representation of clients before governmental agencies, successful litigation and arbitration advocacy, and effective advice in structuring business transactions. They are especially recognized for their capabilities in: white-collar defense and other government investigations and enforcement, including anti-corruption and economic sanctions, fraud, money laundering, criminal antitrust, and tax; high-stakes litigation, especially of complex commercial claims and cross-border disputes; patent and technology litigation, particularly in the life sciences, trade secrets, and Section 337 claims and disruptive technologies; preventive international corporate compliance, such as FCPA/anti-corruption, economic sanctions/export controls, national and cybersecurity, including program development and implementation, transaction counseling, and internal investigations; and challenging regulatory issues before US government agencies, especially those dealing with energy, the environment, tax, trade, transportation, telecommunications, technology, and the Internet, as well as regulatory matters in Brussels, London, and Beijing. With more than 500 lawyers and other professional staff across offices in Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, Steptoe continues to provide exceptional legal services to its clients.

Office Description:

Steptoe's main office houses more than 300 lawyers practicing in all major areas of legal service and industry groups. Our lawyers are supported by a staff of more than 300, including paralegals, library specialists, government affairs professionals, and regulatory and technology professionals. The office represents US and international Fortune 100 companies, medium-sized businesses, and smaller/start-up entrepreneurs, as well as individuals, public-sector enterprises and governmental entities. We also are proud of our community service involvement, widely recognized pro bono contributions, and commitment to diversity and inclusion in a collegial workplace environment. The firm's DC office was opened in 1945 as an offshoot of a West Virginia law firm and over the years has earned a national and international reputation for vigorous representation before government agencies, successful advocacy in litigation and arbitrations, and creative and practical advice in guiding business transactions. The office includes a number of former high-level government officials who substantially contribute to a tradition of strong regulatory, transactional, and litigation counsel.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 10

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Chicago, IL 39
Los Angeles, CA 24
New York City, NY 53
San Francisco, CA 12
Washington, DC 244

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Bankruptcy 4
Corporate 15
Energy and Oil & Gas 27
Environmental and Land Use 5
ERISA/Executive Compensation 4
Finance - Banking 1
Government 15
Government and Government Relations 1
Health Care 4
Insurance Coverage 7
IP 43
Labor & Employment 1
Litigation 219
Real Estate 2
Tax 17
Transportation 7
Trusts and Estates 3

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