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Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP

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About Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP

Manatt is a well-established national professional services firm renowned for its quality and exceptional commitment to clients. Its focus is primarily centered on key industry sectors, offering legal and consulting services to help clients achieve their business goals. Its innovative approach, integrating legal services, advocacy, and business strategy, sets it apart from competitors and allows it to offer a distinctive and compelling value proposition. With roots in banking, entertainment, and government, it serves clients from a range of industries and provides financing solutions, supports business growth, and navigates the complex legal and regulatory landscape. It has offices in major business markets across the United States, with its largest in Los Angeles, New York, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Orange County, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Boston. It also has state capital offices in Sacramento and Albany. Manatt is committed to diversity, public service, community involvement, and excellence in all that it does. Founded in 1965, it is led by Donna L. Wilson as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, and Kristan D. Morrell as the Chief Operating Officer. Its team of 450 professionals provides a range of services, including business strategy and consulting, corporate and finance, government and regulatory, and litigation, serving industries such as digital and technology, energy and environmental, entertainment, financial services, health, real estate, and retail and consumer products. Its consulting subsidiaries, Manatt Health Strategies, LLC, Manatt Housing Solutions, and Manatt Real Estate Advisors, further expand its offerings. For more information, please contact Manatt at 310.312.4000 or visit its website at

Office Description:

We're now in our sixth decade practicing law in Los Angeles. We have deep roots in the community. We're heavily involved in its civic, social, and commercial life, and we regularly commit our people and resources to its betterment. This makes us particularly attuned to the legal needs of businesses in the area. If you have a pending transaction, litigation, or regulatory issue, you should talk to us. We know the territory. We can give you the hometown advantage. Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP has been a part of Los Angeles since the firm's founding in 1965. Los Angeles is one of the world's most vibrant and diverse cities, serving as the gateway to Asia and Latin America. LA is home to the entertainment industry, but it is also an economic capital where a variety of industries flourish, including technology, automotive, consumer goods, retail, beverage, and financial services. The economic diversity of the region is only matched by its cultural and ethnic diversity. Strategically located in Century City, the LA office is our largest office with the greatest number of attorneys nationwide. Our Los Angeles attorneys leverage the specialized expertise found in each office with the broad capabilities of a national firm ? this powerful combination and extraordinary commitment to our clients is the hallmark of Manatt.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 10

Total Attorneys: 288

Total Office Wise Attorneys:

Locations No. of Attorneys
Albany, NY 12
Boston, MA 14
Chicago, IL 11
Costa Mesa, CA 46
Los Angeles, CA 244
New York City, NY 112
Redwood City, CA 5
Sacramento, CA 8
San Francisco, CA 90
Washington, DC 52

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Bankruptcy 2
Corporate 83
Energy and Oil & Gas 2
Environmental and Land Use 8
ERISA/Executive Compensation 8
Finance - Banking 14
Government 35
Government and Government Relations 15
Government Contracts 1
Health Care 65
Insurance Coverage 3
IP 72
Labor & Employment 22
Litigation 195
Real Estate 55
Tax 17
Trusts and Estates 11

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