Gibson Dunn's New York litigation practice regularly takes on the most challenging assignments for clients, delivering an array of notable successes. Our litigators are experienced in U.S. state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels, handling almost every imaginable area of controversy in every court in the country. Our commercial litigation practice spans a broad array of complex matters from securities and antitrust to First Amendment and government contracting.
The team boasts former high-ranking prosecutors from the U. S. Attorney's Offices for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Securities and Exchange Commission. We count among our lawyers many former government officials from the state and city levels. Many of our litigators have been recognized as leaders in their fields by
The American Lawyer,
Best Lawyers in America©,
New York Magazine's "Best New York Lawyers," Lawdragon.com,
The Legal 500 and
IP Law & Business' Best Lawyers In America.
Our corporate lawyers have experience with virtually every type of commercial transaction including deep capabilities in public and private company mergers, divestitures and spin-offs, equity and debt offerings, and structured financings. The New York office counsels clients on tax matters and real estate development and finance, and offers comprehensive capabilities in private equity investments, leveraged buyouts and restructurings, and acquisitions out of bankruptcy. We take this collective expertise, gained from handling the most complex matters for the world's pre-eminent companies and financial institutions, and make it available to every client, regardless of size.