Jenner & Block LLP
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Firm Overview

Founded in 1914, Jenner & Block LLP has more than 500 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, insurance, commercial law, technology, intellectual property, bankruptcy and reorganization, benefits, labor and employment and executive compensation, and government contracts.

In 2016, The American Lawyer named Jenner & Block to the A-List, which recognizes the 20 top-performing law firms across the United States; this is the sixth time the firm has made the list since it was initiated in 2003. Approximately 20 percent of the firm’s partners are recognized by Chambers USA, which, in 2016, also ranked six of our practices as “Band 1,” Chambers’ highest level of recommendation. Among our lawyers are 12 Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers, including a past president of the College. We also count among our ranks a former associate attorney general of the United States; two former United States attorneys; nine former assistant US attorneys; several senior SEC lawyers including 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 Practice
• Class Action
• Climate and Clean Technology Law
• Communications, Internet and Technology
• Complex Commercial Litigation
• Consumer Law
• Content, Media & Entertainment
• Copyright
• Corporate
• Corporate Finance
• Election Law and Redistricting
• Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
• Environmental and Workplace Health and Safety Law
• ERISA Litigation
• Family Law
• Government Contracts
• Government Controversies and Public Policy Litigation
• Health Care
• Insurance Recovery and Counseling
• Intellectual Property
• International Arbitration
• Investment Funds and SBIC Formation
• IP Transactions
• Japan Practice
• Labor and Employment
• Markets and Trading
• Media and Entertainment Transactions
• Media and First Amendment
• Mergers and Acquisitions
• Nordic Practice
• Patent Litigation and Counseling
• Privacy and Information Governance
• Private Equity
• Private Wealth
• Products Liability
• Professional Responsibility
• Real Estate
• Real Estate and Construction Litigation
• Reinsurance
• Restructuring and Bankruptcy
• Securities
• Securities Litigation and Enforcement
• Tax Practice
• Technology Litigation
• Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants
• Trademark, Advertising and Unfair Competition Practice
• Trust and Estate Litigation
• White Collar Defense and Investigations

Other Offices

Jenner & Block LLP
25 Old Broad Street
London, EC2N 1HQ
Tel. 44.330.060.5400
Fax 44.330.060.5499

Claire Hewitt
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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

Richard F. Ziegler
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