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Ballard Spahr LLP

About Ballard Spahr LLP

Responsiveness counts. That's what clients tell us, and that's what we're known for. It shows in everything we do: devising forward-thinking solutions to get the best results, respecting and meeting clients' service needs, anticipating the impact of national events and legal developments on clients' interests, and taking action to keep clients agile and informed. With more than 650 attorneys in 15 offices, we can respond wherever and whenever our clients need us. We provide results-driven counsel and exceptional service in Litigation, Business and Transactions, Real Estate, Intellectual Property, and Finance.

Office Description:

Philadelphia is the founding city of Ballard Spahr and home to its largest office, with attorneys representing clients in litigation, business and transactions, public finance, real estate, and intellectual property. Our size ranks us as one of Philadelphia's largest law firms, and our representation of such iconic clients as the Philadelphia Phillies, the Philadelphia Orchestra, DuPont, Comcast, and PNC Bank, along with major universities in the region, confirms our stature as one of the city's top law firms. Two of our practices?Real Estate and Litigation?have been ranked the best in Pennsylvania for their areas of law by?The Legal Intelligencer, America's oldest daily law journal.?Additionally, we were named 2020?Best Lawyers-U.S. News?national Law Firm of the Year for First Amendment litigation. Nationally, our attorneys represent major financial institutions, developers, investors, and leading companies in the pharmaceutical, media, chemical, manufacturing, life sciences, retail, and environmental services industries. We serve clients in more than 50 practice areas. At Ballard Spahr, we believe our clients are best served by innovative solutions that spring from varied viewpoints and perspectives. We are committed to creating a vibrant community where people of all backgrounds can thrive. The firm is ranked sixth in the nation for its percentage of female equity partners by?The American Lawyer. Pro bono service also is a hallmark of the firm, and our Philadelphia attorneys devote thousands of hours to pro bono cases every year.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 18

Total Attorneys: 618

Total Office wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Atlanta, GA 210
Baltimore, MD 138
Boulder, CO 5
Denver, CO 148
Las Vegas, NV 40
Los Angeles, CA 84
Minneapolis, MN 134
Mount Laurel, NJ 66
New York City, NY 81
Philadelphia, PA 844
Phoenix, AZ 108
Salt Lake City, UT 108
Sioux Falls, SD 16
Washington, DC 284
Wilmington, DE 72

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Antitrust and Competition 5
Bankruptcy 20
Corporate 70
Corporate - General 15
Corporate - Private Equity 2
Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets 4
Energy and Oil & Gas 1
Environmental and Land Use 3
ERISA/Executive Compensation 3
Finance - Banking 1
Government and Government Relations 5
Government Contracts 1
Health Care 2
Insurance Coverage 2
Insurance Defense 2
IP 84
IP - Litigation General 1
Labor & Employment 18
Litigation 109
Litigation - Appellate 1
Litigation - General/Commercial 1
Litigation - Product Liability and Mass Torts 2
Litigation - White Collar Crime & Government Investigations 1
Other 1
Real Estate 66
Tax 13
Trusts and Estates 5

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