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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

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About Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner is a leading international law firm that provides comprehensive legal services to a diverse range of clients, including 40% of the Fortune 500. With a team of over 1,200 experienced M&A, real estate, financial services, litigation and corporate risk lawyers across 30 offices in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, the firm is well-equipped to help clients navigate the complexities and challenges posed by competition, disputes, regulation, globalization, and market disruption. Its primary focus is on delivering legal excellence to help businesses find practical and executable solutions. The firm has been recognized as a leader in law firm innovation four times in the past decade, and it is committed to providing efficient, effective, and adaptable legal services.

As a fully integrated international team, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner offers clear and connected legal advice, wherever and whenever it is needed. It prioritizes the development of strategic relationships with clients and works collaboratively to provide value and build lasting partnerships. Its approach is built on a heritage of legal excellence and a set of core values that guide its work. It believes that clients benefit from the collaboration of lawyers across practice areas, offices, and countries, and it has structured the firm as a single, integrated entity to offer a full range of capabilities.

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner serves individuals, businesses, and multinational corporations around the world and makes it a priority to understand each client's unique needs and immerse itself in their industries. Its lawyers are innovative and constantly seek new ways to optimize their workflow, collaborate more effectively, and deliver efficient legal services. Established in 2018, the firm's history can be traced back more than 140 years to its founding firms in St. Louis, Missouri, and London, England. It is proud of its global heritage and the many milestones that have shaped it into the leading legal institution it is today.

Office Description:

Delivering high-quality work on our clients' prestigious and complex mandates has seen Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner earn a reputation as a 'go-to' international law firm for more than 150 Israeli/Israel-related corporates, financial institutions, family offices and their advisers across a wide range of sectors (including aviation, banking/financial services, energy, food & beverages, hotels, infrastructure, real estate, shipping, technology and water). The work undertaken includes M&A and corporate finance, capital markets and securities, commercial, banking/finance, litigation and arbitration, IP, employment and real estate. We have a representative office in Tel Aviv which works closely with the firm's Israel Desk to support business development, enhance client relationships and provide a touchpoint for the Israeli market. The representative office provides us with the on-the-ground support needed to further consolidate BCLP's position as the "go-to" international law firm for Israel-related legal advice. Chambers Global ranks BCLP 'Band 2' in Israel for Corporate/M&A (expertise based abroad) and describes the practice as a "multinational full-service firm which provides robust legal advice," and who provide an "excellent service with no stone left unturned." Recent client comments describe members of the team as: "extremely knowledgeable on many fields of corporate law," and "very attentive, prompt and always available." Neither Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP nor any of the lawyers in our Israel Business Group is authorised to practice Israeli law. For further information, please see our legal notices.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 34

Total Attorneys: 1225

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Atlanta, GA 142
Boulder, CO 20
Charlotte, NC 24
Chicago, IL 102
Colorado Springs, CO 14
Dallas, TX 16
Denver, CO 100
Irvine, CA 44
Jefferson City, MO 4
Kansas City, MO 112
Miami, FL 10
New York City, NY 196
Phoenix, AZ 20
Saint Louis, MO 408
San Francisco, CA 48
Santa Monica, CA 38
Washington, DC 26

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Bankruptcy 29
Corporate 298
Energy and Oil & Gas 19
Environmental and Land Use 35
ERISA/Executive Compensation 28
Finance 15
Finance - Banking 58
Finance - Project Finance 5
General Practice 2
Government and Government Relations 1
Government Contracts 2
Health Care 3
Insurance Coverage 10
IP 96
Labor & Employment 63
Litigation 474
Litigation - Mass Torts 1
Litigation - Real Estate 12
Litigation - White Collar Crime & Government Investigations 1
Real Estate 213
Tax 40
Tax - State & Local 4
Trusts and Estates 49

Practice Area Rankings by Region

Abu Dhabi




City and Borough of Manchester



District of Columbia


France (General)

Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg






New York

North Carolina

Singapore (General)


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