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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Palo Alto

  • 650 Page Mill Road
  • Palo Alto
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 94304-1050
  • Tel:+1 650 493 9300
  • Fax:+1 650 493 6811
  • Email:Contact Us
  • Web:Visit website
  • Chairman: Larry W Sonsini
  • Managing Partners: Douglas Clark and John T Sheridan
  • Number of partners: 187
  • Number of lawyers: 650
  • Languages: Cantonese, English, French, German, Mandarin Chinese

Firm Overview: Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier provider of legal services to technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises worldwide, as well as the financial institutions that invest in them. The firm advises and represents clients in a vast array of industries at all stages of development, from venture-backed start-ups to multibillion-dollar global corporations. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is widely recognised as a leader in the fields of corporate governance and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property, and antitrust, among many other areas of law. Over the past five decades, the firm has established its reputation by having a superior knowledge of its clients’ industries, as well as deep and longstanding contacts throughout the technology sector.
With roots in Silicon Valley and offices in technology hubs throughout the United States, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati long has had a national presence with a global reach. Currently, the firm has offices in Austin; Beijing; Brussels; Georgetown, DE; Hong Kong; Los Angeles; New York; Palo Alto; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle; Shanghai; and Washington, D.C.

Main Areas of Practice: Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has developed a wide-ranging international practice, with particular strength in Asia, Europe, and North America. The firm represents clients in a variety of practice areas that include: corporate law and governance; corporate finance – private equity, public equity, and debt finance; mergers and acquisitions (including cross-border M&A transactions); litigation – securities litigation, intellectual property litigation, merger and acquisition litigation, business litigation and counseling, white-collar crime, internal and government investigations, employment law, and appeals; intellectual property counseling and transactions – technology transactions, trade secret and employee mobility, intellectual property counseling and patents, global outsourcing transactions, trademarks, consumer regulatory and privacy, copyrights, and advertising; antitrust counseling and litigation; employee benefits and compensation; global generics; export controls and economic sanctions; energy and clean technology; privacy and data security; national security; project development and finance; real estate and environmental; and tax.

Areas of Practice

  • Antitrust Counselling & Litigation
  • Business Litigation & Counselling
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Consumer Regulatory & Privacy
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate & Governance
  • Employee Benefits & Compensation
  • Employment
  • Energy & Clean Technology
  • Entrepreneurial Services
  • Export Controls & Economic Sanctions
  • Fund Services
  • Global Generics
  • Global Outsourcing Transactions
  • Intellectual Property Counselling & Patents
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Internal & Government Investigations
  • Internet Strategy & Litigation
  • Litigation
  • M&A Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • National Security
  • Privacy & Data Security
  • Private Equity
  • Project Development & Finance
  • Real Estate & Environmental
  • Retail, Consumer & Advertising
  • Securities Litigation
  • Tax
  • Technology Transactions
  • Trade Secret & Employee Mobility Litigation
  • Trademarks & Advertising
  • Venture Capital
  • White-Collar Crime

Branches

  • Rue Montoyer 47,
  • Brussels,
  • Brussels Capital Region
  • Belgium
  • 1000
  • Tel +32 2 274 57 00
  • Fax +32 2 274 57 99
  • Website : www.wsgr.com
  • Unit 2901, 29F, Tower C,
  • Beijing Yintai Centre,
  • No. 2 Jianguomenwai Avenue,
  • Chaoyang District,
  • Beijing,
  • China
  • 100022
  • Tel +86 10 6529 8300
  • Fax +86 10 6529 8399
  • Unit 1001,
  • 10/F Henley Building,
  • 5 Queen’s Road Central,
  • Hong Kong,
  • China
  • Tel +852 3972 4955
  • Fax +852 3972 4999
  • Jin Mao Tower,
  • 38F, Unit 01-04,
  • 88 Century Boulevard,
  • Pudong,
  • Shanghai,
  • China
  • 200121
  • Tel +86 21 6165 1700
  • Fax +86 21 6165 1799
  • Email : shanghai@wsgr.com
  • 650 Page Mill Road,
  • Palo Alto,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 94304-1050
  • Tel +1 650 493 9300
  • Fax +1 650 493 6811
  • Email : wsgr@wsgr.com
  • 12235 El Camino Real,
  • Suite 200,
  • San Diego,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 92130-3002
  • Tel +1 838 350 2300
  • Fax +1 858 350 2399
  • Email : sandiego@wsgr.com
  • One Market Street,
  • Spear Tower,
  • Suite 3300,
  • San Francisco,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 94105-1126
  • Tel +1 415 947 2000
  • Fax +1 415 947 2099
  • Email : sanfrancisco@wsgr.com
  • Eight West Laurel Street,
  • DE 19947-1424,
  • Georgetown,
  • Delaware
  • USA
  • Tel +1 302 856 4235
  • Fax +1 866 974 7329
  • 1700 K Street, NW,
  • Fifth Floor,
  • Washington, DC,
  • District of Columbia
  • USA
  • 20006-3817
  • Tel +1 202 973 8800
  • Fax +1 202 973 8899
  • Email : washingtondc@wsgr.com
  • 1301 Avenue of the Americas,
  • 40th Floor,
  • New York,
  • USA
  • NY 10019-6022
  • Tel +1 212 999 5800
  • Fax +1 212 999 5899
  • Email : newyorkcity@wsgr.com
  • 900 South Capital of Texas Highway,
  • Las Cimas IV, Fifth Floor,
  • Austin,
  • Texas
  • USA
  • TX 78746-5546
  • Tel +1 512 338 5400
  • Fax +1 512 338 5499
  • Email : austin@wsgr.com
  • 701 Fifth Avenue,
  • Suite 5100,
  • Seattle,
  • Washington
  • USA
  • WA 98104-7036
  • Tel +1 206 883 2500
  • Fax +1 206 883 2699
  • Email : seattle@wsgr.com
  • 633 West Fifth Street,
  • 15th Floor,
  • Los Angeles,
  • California
  • USA
  • CA 90071