New York

Brookfield Place
200 Vesey Street, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10281-2101

Locke Lord’s New York office provides high-quality legal services with a focus on the Firm’s core strengths.

This includes intellectual property, complex business and commercial disputes, insurance and employment litigation, corporate insurance, insurance regulatory, bankruptcy, national and international arbitration and dispute resolution. 

Our clients are blue-chip companies, including leading financial institutions, private equity firms and investment banks, as well as publicly traded international and Fortune 500 companies in areas such as energy, technology and pharmaceuticals.

The Firm’s lawyers have been ranked among the world’s leaders in the intellectual property field. They are well known for providing well-rounded intellectual property services, including IP (patent, trademark, copyright and trade dress) litigation, Patent Trial and Appeal Board proceedings, patent and trademark prosecution and portfolio development and IP counseling and advice.

We have extensive experience litigating complex domestic and international disputes and represent clients across a broad range of industries from banking and financial services to pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. We litigate cases in the federal and state courts of New York and across the country and abroad, including in bet-the-company class actions and antitrust matters.

Our corporate and insurance regulatory practice expands across the globe. Our lawyers assist clients with all manner of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and advice on complex financial structures for the financial services industry. We have also represented governments in drafting legislation and have been instrumental in obtaining favorable results from insurance regulatory authorities in the United States and abroad.

The lawyers in our New York office also handle an array of other legal disciplines and industries, including banking, bankruptcy and restructuring, consumer finance, cosmetics, energy, environmental, labor and employment, private equity, products liability, securitization and tax.

We work seamlessly with our colleagues in other offices in the United States and abroad, giving us critical mass in a wide variety of practice areas. 

The Managing Partner of the New York office is Lisa Ruggiero.

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