The Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher has been a part of the Los Angeles landscape since the Firm's founding in 1890. Today it is home to one-quarter of the Firm's attorneys. Most of the Firm's practice areas are represented in the Los Angeles office, including Litigation, Corporate, Real Estate, Labor and Employment, Environmental and Tax. Our Litigation Department includes top litigators experienced in state and federal forums who handle issues in almost every area of controversy, at both the trial and appellate levels. Our litigation practice includes antitrust, commercial disputes, unfair trade practices, international law disputes, labor and employment, securities law, government contracting, environmental controversy and, when the need arises, compliance-related investigations. In each of these areas, we have highly regarded and experienced senior trial lawyers.
Our corporate attorneys routinely advise clients on virtually every type of corporate or commercial transaction. Regardless of a client's size or stage of development, we utilize the collective experience we have gained from handling the most complex transactions for the world's preeminent companies, and make that experience available to every client. We regularly represent corporations and other business entities in connection with a broad variety of general corporate matters, including mergers & acquisitions, equity and debt offerings, securities regulation, corporate governance and global finance.
Gibson Dunn's real estate attorneys handle sophisticated matters in areas ranging from financing, development, asset ownership, management and leasing, to REITs. Our expertise in matters related to land use and real property development draws upon our experience of assisting clients with highly complex, large-scale development projects.
Our labor and employment lawyers represent clients in cutting-edge, high-stakes employment matters, including wage and hour litigation, discrimination and retaliation, Sarbanes-Oxley, ERISA, OSHA and labor management relations, helping employers handle the most challenging issues in a rapidly changing legal environment.
For over half a century, Gibson Dunn's Los Angeles office tax attorneys have served a diverse group of clients, including multinational corporations, start-up ventures and entrepreneurs, in matters ranging from tax controversies and complex transactions, to day-to-day tax advice, audits, and litigation in various state and federal courts.
Our sophisticated technological support systems allow us to communicate easily between offices and with clients around the world. As a result, we are well-equipped to handle a wide range of matters for clients in a highly responsive and efficient manner.
For more information, please contact the Partners-in-Charge of our Los Angeles office, Karen Bertero at (213) 229-7360 or Christopher Dusseault at (213) 229-7855.