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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

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About Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is a prestigious law firm comprising of approximately 1,000 lawyers with diverse backgrounds, personalities, ideas, and interests. The firm strives to provide innovative and effective solutions to complex legal and business challenges, representing many of the world's leading public and private corporations, asset managers, financial institutions, and those in need of pro bono assistance. Market-leading practices include public M&A, private equity, litigation, white-collar and regulatory defense, and restructuring, as well as executive compensation, intellectual property, personal representation, real estate, and tax law. Established in New York City for nearly 150 years and part of the international legal community for over fifty years, the firm has a rich history of commitment to inclusion, shaping its intellectual and cultural character over many decades. Inclusion is a fundamental aspect of the firm's culture, not just a department or initiative, as the value of diverse perspectives is acknowledged in enriching the institution and providing more effective problem-solving. Diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, from pipeline development and recruitment to promotion and advancement, are aimed at strengthening the inclusive culture and contributing to the diversity of the legal profession.

Office Description:

Paul, Weiss established its headquarters in New York City in 1875. Today, the office, home to nearly 800 lawyers, is located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Longtime clients include many of the city's iconic companies and financial institutions. All of the firm's practice specialties are well-represented in New York. The office is home to many members of Paul, Weiss's renowned Litigation Department, including some of the country's elite trial lawyers, as well as of the firm's market-leading mergers and acquisitions, private equity, white collar and regulatory, and bankruptcy and restructuring departments. The New York office plays a linchpin role in many cross-border matters; New York-based attorneys work in tandem with colleagues based in Toronto, Washington, D.C., Wilmington, Europe and Asia on multi-jurisdictional transactions, regulatory challenges and complex litigation. Throughout its history, Paul, Weiss has played an active and leading role in the civic and business life of New York City. New York-based members of our corporate and litigation practices have served as counsel to a number of the city's most prominent corporations and public institutions. Many of our New York lawyers have forged careers that meld public service and private practice. In addition to these high-profile matters, Paul, Weiss has maintained an unwavering commitment to pro bono work, which has manifested itself in a broad range of projects to help New Yorkers in need.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 9

Total Attorneys: 992

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
New York City, NY 1618
San Francisco, CA 20
Washington, DC 176
Wilmington, DE 14

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Antitrust and Competition 2
Bankruptcy 102
Corporate 729
Corporate - Private Equity 1
Environmental and Land Use 8
ERISA/Executive Compensation 63
Finance 2
Finance - Banking 15
Government 2
Government Contracts 4
IP 53
Labor & Employment 3
Litigation 701
Litigation - Securities Litigation 3
Real Estate 52
Tax 76
Trusts and Estates 20

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