With more than 1,000 lawyers in 16 offices, Morrison & Foerster is a preeminent global law firm dedicated to delivering business-oriented results to clients across the United States, Europe and Asia. Dynamic technology and life sciences companies, large financial institutions, leading consumer product companies and other market leaders come to Morrison & Foerster for knowledge, innovation and business aptitude.
Areas of Practice:
Business Restructuring and Insolvency We represent debtors, creditors’ committees, ad hoc committees, secured lenders, and other participants in the distressed markets. We handle financial institution restructurings, cross-border insolvencies, distressed real estate matters, insolvencies involving key intellectual property, and hedge fund failures, among other things.
Capital Markets We are pioneers in developing synthetic products, hybrid securities, structured notes and derivatives.
Environment and Energy We have deep regional and global expertise in the transactional and regulatory issues in these highly dynamic fields.
Financial Services Regulatory We have an exceptional breadth and depth of financial services regulatory expertise.
Intellectual Property We are one of the world’s elite IP firms, providing a full range of services in patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright matters.
Litigation Our firm includes some of the U.S.’s leading practitioners in securities, IP, antitrust, products liability, class action defense, unfair competition, international arbitration, employment and financial services.
Mergers and Acquisitions We have a leading global merger and acquisition practice with a strong focus on cross-border transactions.
Project Finance We represent clients in every aspect of project development and finance.
Real Estate We advise major lenders, investors, developers, private equity and pension funds and REITs in all types of real estate transactions.
Tax We have the U.S.’s leading state and local tax practice and a highly skilled employee benefits and executive compensation group, and we advise on local and federal tax issues.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
425 Market Street
San Francisco, California 94105-2482