Clifford Chance US

31 West 52nd Street

New York, NY 10019-6131
Phone: 2128788000
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About the Firm

Rapidly advancing and embracing with open arms the challenges of the modern economy, the law firm of Clifford Chance US has become one of the most prominent law firms in the world. With presence in twenty-four countries through its thirty-four offices and an affiliation with Al-Jadaan & Partners Law Firm, the law firm has a reputation of providing impeccable legal services in all the significant areas of commercial activity. Its clients, both government and corporate, come from the five key markets of the world: Americas, Africa, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East, and they look towards the firm not just for legal services but also for advice on market opportunities and business-related sensitive issues. At its core, Clifford Chance US rely on building specialized teams of attorneys, smooth transfer of legal and technical expertise across borders, and innovative thinking to progress forward.
Clifford Chance US is regarded worldwide as a very influential and forward-thinking firm. The strength of the firm lies in its high-quality legal team put together by investing into the most talented, creative, and skilled attorneys; they are hired irrespective of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender, and their diverse backgrounds are considered an asset of the firm as they infuse the firm with a unique perspective on the varied problems of the clients. Frequently receiving rewards for its outstanding legal performance, Clifford Chance US is also well-aware of its corporate social responsibility. Increasing access to justice through pro bono activity and alleviating poverty through charitable initiatives, the firm’s attorneys give back to the community in which they live and work.

The Clifford Chance Foundation has been specially formed to streamline this work for public welfare. Moreover, the impact on environment is also taken seriously at Clifford Chance US; the attorneys at the firm frequently advise their clients on issues related to this topic. 


Firm Locations

Areas of Law

  • Banks
  • Antitrust/competition, EU & trade
  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Construction
  • Consumer goods & retail
  • Employment, employee benefits & pensions
  • Energy & infrastructure
  • Environment
  • Financial Services
  • Funds & investment management
  • Government and Public Policy
  • Healthcare, life sciences & chemicals
  • Industrials
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Islamic Finance
  • Legal areas:
  • Litigation
  • M&A/corporate
  • Private Equity
  • Project Development & Finance
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Regulatory enforcement & white collar
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Tax
  • Technology, media & telecoms
  • Transport & logistics

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:What can you tell me about the history of Clifford Chance law firm?

A:Clifford Chance law firm was established in 1987 when two leading law firms merged together. These law firms were reputed firms in Europe and London and were considered as litigation giants in the industry. After their success the new merger joined another German based law firm in year 2000. This helped the firm gain access to more locations and an immense increase in its pool of expertise attorneys. They expanded their services to various sectors of the economy and opened up over 20 branches worldwide.

Q:Can you tell me something about the pro bono work a Clifford Chance Law firm?

A:Clifford Chance Law firm is recognized for its pro bono activities. It believes in giving back to the society through pro bono projects. It provides services free of cost to citizens who cannot afford legal services. The firm also participates in various welfare projects and human rights organizations. Clifford Chance Law firm also provides student scholarships and training programs to many deserving students who want to pursue a career in the field of law.

Q:In which different practice areas does Clifford Chance Law Firm specialize in?

A:Clifford Chance Law Firm specializes in a number of practice areas. It provides legal services for claims and cases that fall into the following categories: banking and finance, energy infrastructure, funds and securities, insurance, private equity, communications and media, real estate, public policy, technology, restructuring and insolvency, tax, project development, regulatory enforcement, capital markets, employee benefits and pensions, and white collar crime.

Office Location

Clifford Chance US LLP

31 West 52nd Street

New York,NY,10019-6131
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