Jenner & Block LLP
Member firm for USA, Illinois

Firm Overview

Founded in 1914, Jenner & Block LLP has approximately 480 lawyers. Our litigators have won impressive victories in many complex and challenging cases in a broad range of substantive areas of law across a wide range of industries, before federal, state and administrative courts and in arbitrations. Our transactional lawyers represent clients, both domestic and international, in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances and dispositions of businesses, as well as in matters of corporate governance, securities, corporate finance, tax, real estate, environmental, commercial law, bankruptcy, benefits, labor and employment and executive compensation.

The firm has been named five times to The American Lawyer’s A-List, which recognizes the most elite firms across the United States for outstanding performance. Approximately 20 percent of the firm’s partners are recognized by Chambers USA, which, in 2015, also ranked seven of our practices as “Band 1,” Chambers’ highest level of recommendation. Among our lawyers are 14 Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers, including a past president of the College; a former associate attorney general of the United States; two former United States attorneys; 10 former assistant US attorneys; several senior SEC lawyers and a former Associate Director of the SEC’s Division of Enforcement; and a former general counsel of a Fortune 100 company. We are known for our long tradition of pro bono service as well as public service and service to the organized bar.

Areas of Practice:

• Antitrust and Competition Law
• Appellate and Supreme Court
• Bankruptcy, Workout and Corporate Reorganization
• Communications, Internet & Technology
• Complex Commercial Litigation
• Content, Media and Entertainment
• Corporate and Securities
• Corporate Finance
• Election Law and Redistricting
• Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
• Environmental and Workplace Health and Safety Law
• ERISA Litigation
• Government Contracts
• Government Controversies and Public Policy Litigation
• Health Care
• Insurance Recovery and Counseling
• Intellectual Property
• International Arbitration
• Labor and Employment
• Media & First Amendment
• Mergers & Acquisitions
• Patent Litigation and Counseling
• Privacy and Information Governance
• Private Equity
• Products Liability
• Professional Responsibility
• Real Estate
• Reinsurance
• Securities
• Securities Litigation and Enforcement
• Tax Practice
• Technology Litigation
• Trademark, Advertising and Unfair Competition
• White Collar Defense and Investigations

Other Offices

Jenner & Block LLP
633 West 5th Street
Suite 3600
Los Angeles, California 90071-2054

Jenner & Block LLP
1099 New York Avenue, NW
Suite 900
Washington, District of Columbia 20001-4412
Tel. 1.202.639.6000
Fax 1.202.639.6066

Jenner & Block LLP
919 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022-3908
Tel. 1.212.891.1600
Fax 1.212.891.1699

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