Those solutions are comprehensive, covering the breadth of legal regimes among the leading jurisdictions of the world for business. A company’s compliance challenges might, for example, involve employment requirements in Europe, financial regulation in the United States, rules governing business practices in China or all of the above. Located in the world’s key financial and business centers, our Global Compliance and Regulatory team has the depth, experience and judgment to solve the most difficult regulatory and compliance problems faced by the world’s foremost businesses.
We have guided a diverse range of businesses, organizations and trade associations through the complexities of antitrust compliance, and helped them manage antitrust risk and avoid antitrust liability. We do so by understanding the business strategies of our clients and becoming strategic partners with them and our colleagues in related fields, such as intellectual property, regulatory matters, and mergers and acquisitions. We have extensive expertise in, and routinely provide guidance concerning, state antitrust, unfair practices and unfair competition law issues.
Our antitrust and ...
With attorneys in the United States, Europe and Asia, the team offers clients seamless service for multi-national transactions, including private and public takeovers. Our lawyers have extensive experience managing and devising solutions for high-profile transactions in key sectors, such as airlines, oil and gas, infrastructure, telecommunications, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, media, leading consumer branded goods, and food and grocery.
We regularly appear before competition agencies such as the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the European Commission and national ...
We represent debtors, creditors, committees, fiduciaries and lender groups in a range of disputes—from complex litigation, asbestos and energy cases to creditors’ rights and claims, avoidance actions and confirmation and valuation issues. We develop cost-effective strategies to meet the specific needs of each case and employ a full range of options, including negotiation, mediation and litigation to achieve the best results for our clients.
Orrick is one of a few bond counsel firms
with a practice group devoted to airport financing. The purpose of each
of our practice groups is to focus and enhance experience, efficiency,
consistency, quality and responsiveness to clients. The group can field
several teams of attorneys with broad experience in airport financing,
familiarity with all of the financing options that may be considered,
knowledge of the most recent developments in tax law, FAA regulations,
risk disclosure and financing techniques, and sufficient resources to
meet any financing schedule.
Attorneys in Orrick's Airport ...
We advised Africa50 and Aéroports de Paris on a 25-year concession agreement for the development and financing of the modernization, extension and operation of Gbessia International Airport in Conakry, Republic of Guinea.
Our tax team includes nationally prominent lawyers in the U.S. who are former chairs of the American Bar Association Section of Taxation and the National Association of Bond Lawyers. Our firm's tax practice is noted in many professional guides, such as Chambers USA 2016 and International Tax Review's World Tax 2016.
Our public finance tax lawyers are the largest collection of professionals in the U.S., superintending financings in 44 states.
Our tax litigation lawyers are recognized for their exceptional track record, including landmark victories in movie industry participations cases and in ...
Our abilities to help clients evaluate strategies and options are backed by solid skills in the courtroom. Our Employment lawyers have extensive experience with high-profile cases, including significant civil actions, private class actions and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) pattern-and-practice investigations. The Orrick experience adds real value to clients trying to resolve difficult high-exposure claims. Our lawyers achieve positive outcomes for our clients at all stages of a matter – whether through success at a motion to dismiss, class certification, trial, appeal or ...
According to Chambers USA, clients describe us as "top-notch lawyers who provide great customer service and are practical. They understand our business concerns and can help us balance the pros and cons of various paths."
We represent the interests of policyholders exclusively, working tirelessly to secure recoveries for our clients. We litigate coverage claims when necessary, but focus on developing innovative, non-litigation solutions for our clients’ complex coverage disputes. To proactively avoid disputes, we provide risk management counseling and insurance advice to our clients on all of ...
Clients count on us for sophisticated and forward-looking counsel during development of cutting edge products, for mastery of the latest in nuanced legal doctrine in obtaining registrations, for unparalleled expertise in understanding industry economics in key rate-setting proceedings, and for seasoned trial lawyers with creative strategies in the highest profile disputes. Copyright has emerged as the arena for some of the most significant disputes in the technology sector.
Our reputation for winning in the courtroom often helps resolve disputes short of trial. By partnering with our ...
On May 21, 2020, the Copyright Office issued a Report on the DMCA expressing the view that case law applying the DMCA’s safe harbor provision have fallen out of balance, tilting too far in favor of online platforms and reducing protection for copyright owners.
The Tax Advocacy Group has successfully represented taxpayers in various fora, including the U.S. Tax Court, various trial and appellate courts, the U.S. Supreme Court, the Internal Revenue Service, and state tax authorities. The group litigates on behalf of clients in state and federal courts, and advocates for taxpayers seeking determinations from the Internal Revenue Service and other tax authorities. These proceedings have involved nearly all types of U.S. federal, state and local taxes, as well as foreign income tax and VAT.
Our clients include domestic and foreign corporations, public ...
Our lawyers have briefed, and argued on appeal, cases that are considered to be among the constellation of leading antitrust precedents, including a number of the U.S. Supreme Court’s key decisions. Not only do we routinely represent clients from the beginning of litigation through all levels of appeal, we also frequently are retained in significant matters for the first time on appeal.
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