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Snell & Wilmer LLP

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About Snell & Wilmer LLP

Established in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is one of the largest law firms in the western United States. Serving regional, national, and international clients, the firm provides legal services to major national and multinational corporations, educational and research institutions, municipalities and government agencies, non-profits, charitable organizations, industry executives, and high-net-worth individuals. With over 450 attorneys in fifteen locations throughout the United States and Mexico, Snell & Wilmer is dedicated to delivering creative yet practical solutions to their clients. Snell & Wilmer's external focus and expansive legal experience allow them to understand their clients' business, industry, and trends and challenges that may affect their success. With expertise in over five dozen practice areas, the firm can assemble teams of attorneys from different practice areas and locations to provide the most comprehensive solutions to their clients. At Snell & Wilmer, trust is earned by providing professional integrity and fast response to client needs. This dynamic approach enables clients to minimize risk, maximize success, and decrease expense while driving revenue.

Office Description:

Snell & Wilmer's Phoenix, Arizona law office traces its origins to 1938, when Mark Wilmer and Frank Snell established the firm. Phoenix is Snell & Wilmer's largest law office, with more than 175 attorneys serving a diverse client base that includes the nation's largest financial institutions, numerous corporations headquartered in Arizona and across the United States, start-up technology companies, privately held companies, manufacturers, software companies, major utilities, healthcare providers and many of Arizona's largest employers. Please see our Services page for a list of our attorneys' primary areas of practice. Snell & Wilmer's Phoenix attorneys have been recognized by their clients and peers for their exceptional legal skills and ethical business practices. Our attorneys have been honored by a range of organizations, including The Best Lawyers in America?, Southwest Super Lawyers, Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business?, AzBusiness Magazine's Arizona's Top Lawyers, Lawdragon's Top 3000 Leading Lawyers in America, Who's Who Legal and Ranking Arizona: The Best of Arizona Attorneys. Our Phoenix, Arizona attorneys and staff are engaged in a broad range of community, civic and industry-related activities, dedicating their time and services to numerous non-profit organizations, including the Arizona Red Cross, the Arizona Chamber of Commerce, the Arizona Commission on the Arts, Arizona Economic Council, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona, the Crisis Nursery of Phoenix, Habitat for Humanity, Homeward Bound, the National Charity League, the Phoenix Art Museum, the Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, the Phoenix Symphony, The Thunderbirds, Valley Leadership, Valley of the Sun United Way and many others. Our Phoenix Office also has a long history of providing Pro Bono services to charitable organizations, civil rights causes, public rights causes and individuals without the means to pay customary legal fees.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 16

Total Attorneys: 479

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Albuquerque, NM 1
Bellevue, WA 4
Boise, ID 1
Costa Mesa, CA 61
Dallas, TX 8
Denver, CO 43
Las Vegas, NV 32
Los Angeles, CA 18
Phoenix, AZ 194
Portland, OR 12
Reno, NV 9
Salt Lake City, UT 56
San Diego, CA 10
Tucson, AZ 23
Washington, DC 4

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Antitrust and Competition 2
Bankruptcy 22
Corporate 60
Energy and Oil & Gas 5
Environmental and Land Use 12
ERISA/Executive Compensation 7
Finance - Banking 20
Government 2
Government and Government Relations 1
Health Care 6
IP 46
Labor & Employment 28
Litigation 167
Litigation - General (consumer) 1
Real Estate 67
Tax 11
Trusts and Estates 13

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