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McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP

San Diego

McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP - Washington, DC
  • 600 West Broadway
  • Suite 2600
  • San Diego
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 92101
  • Chairman: Jeffrey K Haidet
  • Managing Partner: TMark Flanagan, Jr California
  • Executive Partner: Kurt L Kicklighter
  • Number of lawyers: 575
  • INTERNATIONAL OFFICES The firm also has an office in Brussels

Firm Overview:
McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP (MLA) is an international law firm with more than 575 attorneys and public policy advisors in 13 offices and 11 markets. The firm is uniquely positioned at the intersection of law, business and government, representing clients in the areas of complex litigation, corporate law, energy, environment, finance, government contracts, health care, infrastructure, insurance, intellectual property, private client services, public policy, real estate, and technology.

Main Areas of Practice:
Corporate:
The Corporate department at MLA offers sophisticated guidance to clients seeking advice on a wide variety of corporate and transactional matters, ranging from the financing and structuring of public and private deals, including related tax consideration and planning, to general corporate counseling and governance.
Contact: Wayne N Bradley Tel: 404 527 4044
Email: wbradley@mckennalong.com

Environment, Energy & Product Regulation:
MLA established its environmental practice group more than 50 years ago to counsel chemical companies, oil and gas producers, and defense contractors on the first environmental enforcement actions.
Contact: Peter L Gray Tel: 202 496 7707
Email: pgray@mckennalong.com

Intellectual Property & Technology:
The highly-regarded IP attorneys at MLA skillfully apply their legal knowledge, technical savvy and business acumen to help clients address today's unique challenges and strategically create, manage and benefit from their IP assets. Realizing that the protection of intellectual property is now a global matter, MLA has developed a deep knowledge and understanding of domestic and international issues.
Contact: Song K Jung Tel: 202 496 7413
Email: sjung@mckennalong.com

Government Contracts:
MLA’s Government Contracts team consists of more than 70 attorneys and professional advisors throughout five offices – including former members of key government procuring agencies, the Justice Department, Congress and its committees. The firm’s experience covers every aspect of Government Contracts, all government agencies and all key industry sectors – aerospace and defense, electronics, communications, IT, technical services, financial, stability operations, construction, transportation, health care, biodefense, and the life science fields.
Contact: Michael R Rizzo Tel: 213 243 6193
Email: mrizzo@mckennalong.com

Health Care:
The cross-practice health care team focuses on protecting existing client interests and anticipating strategic opportunities. Bringing together attorneys and public policy advisors from the health care regulatory, public policy, government contracts, litigation, employee benefits, tax and corporate practices, MLA’s health care team uses their diverse experience to deliver comprehensive legal and public policy services to our clients who range from providers and managed care organizations to pharmaceutical manufacturers and technology vendors.
Contact: Cindy Gillespie Tel: 202 496 7684
Email: cdgillespie@mckennalong.com
Contact: Summer Martin Tel: 404 527 4910
Email: shmartin@mckennalong.com

Litigation:
MLA litigators handle a wide-range of matters, from sophisticated business and commercial cases, class actions, and multi-district litigation, to professional liability and dispute matters. The Litigation practice includes many attorneys with particular experience in specialty courts such as bankruptcy, the Court of Federal Claims, and the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as attorneys who have the experience, skills and knowledge to represent clients before the Supreme Court, and federal and state courts across the country.
Contact: Tami Lyn Azorsky Tel: 202 496 7573
Email: tazorsky@mckennalong.com

Public Policy & Regulatory Affairs:
MLA is a nationally recognized leader in the complex field of government affairs, as it provides clients with a broad range of legal, governmental and political experience. MLA houses a highly acclaimed Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs practice with more than 60 attorneys and professionals, in seven offices in the US, and Brussels. The bipartisan team is composed of professionals who have held public office and served as diplomats, as well as those who have previously served as staff and advisors to US presidents, governors, Members of Congress, and mayors.
Contact: Gordon D Giffin Tel: 404 527 4020
Email: ggiffin@mckennalong.com

Real Estate:
MLA’s Real Estate team offers clients a multidisciplinary experience that spans the spectrum of real estate development, investment and finance. Well aware that conducting business today requires a critical evaluation of potential risks, responsibilities and rewards, the firm’s real estate attorneys focus on practical and innovative solutions to complex problems that arise in real estate transactions.
Contact: William F Timmons Tel: 404 527 8380
Email: btimmons@mckennalong.com

Branches

  • 111 Washington Avenue,
  • Albany,
  • New York
  • USA
  • NY 12210
  • Tel +1 518 935 2400
  • Fax +1 518 462 4875
  • 303 Peachtree Street, NE,
  • Suite 5300 ,
  • Atlanta,
  • Georgia
  • USA
  • GA 30308
  • Tel +1 404 527 4000
  • Fax +1 404 527 4198
  • 2 Avenue de Tervueren,
  • Brussels,
  • Brussels Capital Region
  • Belgium
  • B-1040
  • Tel +32 2 278 1211
  • Fax +32 2 278 1200
  • 1400 Wewatta Street,
  • Suite 700,
  • Denver,
  • Colorado
  • USA
  • 80202-5556
  • Tel +1 303 634 4000
  • Fax +1 303 634 4400
  • 300 South Grand Avenue,
  • Suite 1400,
  • Los Angeles,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 90071
  • Tel 213.688.1000
  • Fax +1 213 243 6330
  • 230 Park Avenue,
  • New York,
  • USA
  • NY 10169
  • Tel +1 212 905 8300
  • Fax +1 212 922 1819
  • 2050 Main Street,
  • Suite 600,
  • Irvine,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 92614
  • Tel +1 949 732 3700
  • Fax +1 949 732 3739
  • 6050 El Tordo,
  • PO Box 2329,
  • Rancho Santa Fe,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 92067
  • Tel +1 858 756 4410
  • Fax +1 858 756 4386
  • 600 West Broadway,
  • Suite 2600,
  • San Diego,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 92101
  • Tel +1 619 236 1414
  • Fax +1 619 645 5321
  • Email : contactus@luce.com
  • 4435 Eastgate Mall,
  • Suite 400,
  • San Diego,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 92121
  • Tel +1 619 595 5400
  • Fax +1 619 595 5450
  • 101 California Street,
  • Floor 41,
  • San Francisco,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 94111-5886
  • Tel +1 415 267 4000
  • Fax +1 415 267 4198
  • 121 Spear Street,
  • Suite 200,
  • San Francisco,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 94105
  • Tel +1 415 356 4600
  • Fax +1 415 356 4610

Insurance - California

THE FIRM This team has a strong reputation in California for insurance defense litigation across a range of areas. The firm regularly acts for major insurance carriers on disputes including class action litigation, unfair competition and insurance bad faith claims. Major clients include carriers such as Allstate and Travelers, while the group recently defeated an employment class action on behalf of Infinity.

Sources say: "Very high performance and very good advice."

KEY INDIVIDUALS John Edson is a key contact at the firm.

Real Estate - California

THE FIRM This substantial team undertakes work for developers and public agencies, lenders and borrowers, including institutional lenders such as banking associations and insurance companies. The group is experienced in commercial, retail and residential projects, public-private partnerships and mixed-use developments. Recent work highlights for the team include acting for Sudbury Properties on a large-scale, $1 billion master planned community in San Diego. The team's client base includes CityView, KB Home and LNR Property Corporation.

Sources say: "Good people, well qualified and reasonable." 

KEY INDIVIDUALS Timothy Tosta "is well connected within the community and knows the lay of the land very well," say sources.