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About Venable LLP

Venable LLP is more than a law firm; it is a network of trusted advisors providing businesses, organizations, and individuals with the guidance and support they need when facing complex legal and regulatory challenges. With over 120 years of experience, the firm's professionals possess a broad range of capabilities encompassing regulatory and government affairs, corporate and business law, intellectual property, and complex litigation. The firm is highly respected for its talented professionals, many of whom are former regulators, senior government staffers, state attorneys general, and members of Congress. With 850 professionals delivering services worldwide, Venable is well-positioned to help clients quickly and effectively address their most pressing objectives. The firm is committed to fostering a diverse culture that promotes the best and brightest professionals in the country, all working on behalf of their clients.

Office Description:

As the federal government's regulatory reach expands, it is more important than ever to have a finger on the pulse of legislative and executive branch decision makers in Washington. Long recognized as one of the capital's leading law firms, Venable's Washington office helps clients understand how evolving regulatory and policy issues can affect their businesses. The firm also assists clients in making their voices heard as policy is being crafted through both direct lobbying and the management of numerous issue-focused industry coalitions. The office includes the nation's preeminent privacy and data protection practice, as well as a renowned regulatory practice. Venable's regulatory team includes many former government agency officials who represent clients in the advertising and marketing, food and drug law, telecommunications, environmental, international trade, and banking and financial services areas. The firm's legislative and government affairs team represents clients from across the country in matters involving the federal government. In addition, the firm's prominent intellectual property team provides advice to clients both nationally and internationally on all manner of patent issues and IP litigation concerns. In addition to Venable's regulatory and government relations credentials, the office boasts many attorneys who are nationally recognized in their fields, and provide representation to firm clients in such diverse areas as corporate and transactional matters, intellectual property, regulatory, real estate, government contracting, nonprofits and trade associations, financial services, labor and employment, tax law and commercial litigation. The Washington, DC office is also a leader in philanthropic and community efforts, with attorneys providing support and assistance to organizations, associations, foundations and individuals throughout the capital region.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 13

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Baltimore, MD 154
Chicago, IL 15
Los Angeles, CA 152
New York City, NY 495
San Francisco, CA 54
Towson, MD 13
Tysons Corner, VA 33
Washington, DC 554
Wilmington, DE 1

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Bankruptcy 23
Construction 2
Corporate 162
Data Privacy 3
Energy and Oil & Gas 17
Environmental and Land Use 39
ERISA/Executive Compensation 14
Finance - Banking 16
Finance - Project Finance 3
Government 65
Government and Government Relations 8
Government Contracts 4
Health Care 10
IP 406
Labor & Employment 79
Litigation 434
Litigation - Construction 2
Litigation - General (consumer) 3
Real Estate 133
Tax 34
Telecommunications 1
Trusts and Estates 45

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