Global Chief Executive: Elliott Portnoy
Global Chair: Joe Andrew
US Chief Executive: Peter Wolfson
US Managing Partner: Mike McNamara
Number of global partners: 944
Number of global lawyers/professionals: 2,580
OFFICES US locations in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco, Short Hills, Silicon Valley, St. Louis and Washington, DC. For information on Dentons’ 79 locations across Africa, Asia Pacific, Canada, Europe and Central Asia, the Middle East, the UK and the US, visit www.dentons.com.
Established in 2013 through the combination of international law firm Salans, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton, Dentons is a new global firm driven to provide clients with a competitive edge in an increasingly complex, interconnected and global marketplace. Dentons connects clients to top-tier, innovative and integrated legal talent across Africa, Asia Pacific, Canada, Europe and Central Asia, the Middle East, the UK and the US. The firm’s 2,500 lawyers and professionals in 79 locations across 52 countries are dedicated to providing clients with consistent high-quality service wherever they do business. As diverse and multifaceted as its global client base, Dentons is truly polycentric, forgoing a headquarters and dominant culture in favor of being able to offer clients solutions that are tailored to their business regions and legal needs.
Main Areas of Practice:
Dentons delivers client service through lawyers and professionals grounded in the following practice disciplines:
• Banking and Finance
• Capital Markets
• Competition and Antitrust
• Corporate Governance
• Employment and Labor
• Environmental and Natural Resources
• Franchising and Distribution
• Intellectual Property and Technology
• Life Sciences
• Litigation and Dispute Resolution
• Mergers and Acquisitions
• Native American Law and Policy
• Notary Services (Germany)
• Pensions, Benefits and Executive Compensation
• Privacy and Security
• Private Equity
• Project Development
• Public International Law
• Public Law
• Public Policy and Regulation
• Real Estate
• Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy
• Securities and Corporate Finance
• Trade, WTO and Customs
• Trusts, Estates and Wealth Preservation
• Venture Technology and Emerging Growth Companies
The firm’s industry focus includes the following representative sectors:
Energy; Mining; Transportation; Infrastructure & PPP:
These award-winning teams have seen substantial growth in areas such as environmental and natural resources, oil and gas, project finance and energy trading.
Several hundred lawyers and professionals worldwide offer expertise and depth to financial institutions and funds of every size, focus and geography, with capabilities in each of the firm’s global locations— including the world’s leading financial and commercial centers of London, New York, Paris, Toronto, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Moscow, Dubai, Chicago, Shanghai and Singapore.
For governmental bodies, regulatory agencies, public sector contractors,multilateral institutions and nonprofit institutions, Dentons offers counsel shaped by the experience of lawyers and professionals who have served in governments worldwide.
Life Sciences & Healthcare:
Dentons helps clients meet the rigors of a competitive marketplace and find solutions amid dramatic scientific and medical advances, healthcare reform,regulatory uncertainty, limitations on intellectual property protection and unstable financial markets.
Dentons services numerous clients in this sector, anticipating issues and providing creative and comprehensive solutions to today’s global challenges.
With a focus on understanding clients’business models and industries, Dentons services numerous manufacturing clients.
Real Estate; Retail; Hotels & Leisure:
Whether it’s offering strategic counsel to a hotel investor on key business and legal issues for a complex long-term management agreement, advising an online retailer with regard to product liability issues, or representing a major commercial real estate developer on environmental land use issues, Dentons comprises a core team of internationally respected lawyers who focus exclusively on these three key industries.
Technology; Communications; Media, Entertainment & Sports:
With a multidisciplinary team around the globe of several hundred lawyers and professionals operating at the convergence of innovation, strategy, finance and law, Dentons represents clients ranging from Fortune 500 and emerging growth companies to venture capital firms, private equity firms and investment banks.
Additional sector expertise includes automotive; aviation and aerospace; construction; defense; forest products and agribusiness; gaming; luxury, fashion and beauty; private equity; and professional services.
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