The San Francisco office continues to grow, adding top talent, as we evolve our multidisciplinary practice to serve the needs of our clients. Our Northern California presence is far-reaching, making us the counsel of choice for both industry leaders and emerging companies in the technology, finance, transportation, real estate and environmental development, energy, and healthcare sectors.
Leading Legal Team
Our lawyers provide the legal solutions and business insights necessary to help our clients navigate new paths to growth. We advise our clients on complex domestic and cross-border deals and financings, as well as defend their interests in a wide range of disputes. In addition, we regularly guide innovative start-ups through the process of establishing their businesses.
A top firm for Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, and Corporate/M&A in CaliforniaChambers USA
Represented Francisco Partners in its definitive agreement to acquire the international business segment of CDK Global for US$1.45 billion.
Represented SPH Analytics in the merger of its population health division with Azara Healthcare.
Advised Vector Capital on its definitive agreement to acquire MarkLogic Corporation
Represented The Related Companies as lead land use and environmental counsel in securing approval of the largest private development project in the history of Silicon Valley.
A top-ranked firm in North AmericaFT Innovative Lawyers Report
Private Equity Team of the YearTransatlantic Legal Awards
Real Estate Group of the YearLaw360
TheCapital Marketspractice represents private and public corporations, investors, and investment banks in a variety of acquisition, venture finance and joint venture, derivative, and restructuring transactions.
The San Francisco office is a crucial part of ourFinancepractice, which includes 100+ lawyers in key global markets who provide strategic advice that reflects market realities.
The lawyers in ourLitigationpractice have played lead roles in many of the most complex and high-profile litigation disputes in the region.
Our top-rankedEmployment Lawpractice helps companies implement effective workplace strategies, minimize the risk of litigation, and defend their interests when disputes do arise.
OurAntitrust and Competitionpractice represents many of the world’s leading business and financial enterprises.
Our experiencedTechnologyteam provides a full range of strategic advice to established market leaders and innovative start-ups.
The firm’s dedicatedData Centerpractice advises leading companies in this space on all facets of data center transactions in numerous jurisdictions globally.
Our office is home to members of the firm’s “go-to”Payment Systemspractice, advising both established leaders and innovative newcomers around the world.
Our San Francisco team is part of one of the largest globalReal Estatepractices, which has developed sophisticated structures and innovative solutions for complex multijurisdictional real estate deals.
The lawyers in ourInternet of Thingspractice guide clients through the host of business opportunities and legal challenges created by our increasingly connected world.