Crowell & Moring LLP is an international law firm representing clients in litigation and arbitration, regulatory, investigation, and transactional matters. The firm is internationally recognized for its representation of Fortune 500 companies in high-stakes litigation, as well as its ongoing commitment to pro bono service and diversity. The firm has offices in Washington, DC, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Orange County, London, and Brussels.
The firm’s Litigation & Trial Department is consistently ranked among the leaders in the United States. More than two-thirds of the firm’s lawyers litigate and 75 percent of its partners have tried cases in court. Leveraging extensive trial experience and combining in-depth industry and regulatory knowledge with creative strategies, such as turning in-house legal departments into profit centers via our recovery practice, we team with clients to win, in and out of court.
The firm’s Regulatory Department includes more than 100 former government officials who have held pivotal positions in the U.S. and abroad. Each of the firm’s 20 regulatory practices and 18 industry groups includes lawyers and consultants with experience drafting, negotiating, and implementing critical regulations that impact business. Crowell & Moring’s international policy and regulatory affairs subsidiary, C&M International, helps influence policy and legislation throughout the legislative and administrative rulemaking processes.
The firm’s Investigations Practice comprises a diverse team of more than 40 lawyers, including a considerable bench of former government prosecutors, former government agency enforcement lawyers, and life-long defense attorneys. The firm’s lawyers have represented clients in matters spanning more than 80 countries and six continents in high-profile and international investigations, internal investigations, congressional investigations, compliance counseling, and monitorships on matters ranging from the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act to whistleblowers.
The firm’s Transactions & Corporate Department provides a full-service transactional practice covering complex corporate and securities, M&A transactions, governance, and compliance matters with a particular emphasis on regulated industries. The firm works with companies across a wide range of industries, including large international and domestic public companies, midsized and emerging businesses, privately held and middle-market companies, private equity sponsors and hedge funds, investment firms, universities and nonprofits, and high net-worth individuals.