Locke Lord is a full-service law firm with global reach that ranks among The American Lawyer’s top U.S. law firms. Our team has earned a solid reputation in complex litigation, regulatory and transactional work. We serve our clients’ interests first, and these clients range from Fortune 500 and middle market public and private companies to start-ups and emerging businesses. Locke Lord has received numerous industry recognitions as a worldwide leader in the middle market sector.
Locke Lord's team builds collaborative relationships and crafts creative solutions to solve problems - all designed and executed with long-term strategic goals in mind. Among Locke Lord's many strong practice areas are appellate, aviation, bankruptcy/restructuring/insolvency, business litigation and dispute resolution, class action litigation, consumer finance, corporate and finance transactions, employee benefits, energy, environmental, financial services, fund formation, health care and life sciences, insurance and reinsurance, intellectual property, labor and employment, mergers and acquisitions, privacy and cyber security, private equity, public finance, public law, real estate, regulatory, tax, technology, telecommunications, venture capital, and white collar criminal defense and internal investigations.
In the United States, Locke Lord has an extremely well-recognized presence in Texas, the Northeast, the Midwest, the Southeast and the West Coast in addition to strong offices in Hong Kong and London. The Firm provides national and international clients service across a full range of practices and industries from offices in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Hartford, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, Princeton, Providence, Stamford, San Francisco, Washington D.C. and West Palm Beach.
We embrace multiple points of view and support Local Diversity Committees as well as an overall Firmwide Diversity Committee. Women hold positions of power in Firm management. There are three women on the Firm's Executive Committee. The Firm's Board of Directors has 10 female members, one of whom serves as Co-Chair. Our groups and committees help promote a Firm-wide philosophy of inclusion and action, helping raise scholarship money for minority and economically disadvantaged students, hosting holiday parties for lower income children, donating to local food banks and charitable organizations that aid individuals and families in need, and supporting longtime Firm programs like Flexible Work Arrangements, Domestic Partner Benefits and the Women's Initiative. Corporate responsibility is an important part of Locke Lord's mission as we reach out to the communities we serve in meaningful partnerships and pro bono work.
Locke Lord's Mission Statement sets the tone: At the end of each year, we want our Firm to be better, stronger and more highly regarded than it was at the beginning.
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