Covington & Burling

1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20004-2401
Phone: 202.662.6000
Fax: 202.662.6291
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About the Firm

Covington and Burling is a well known law office recognized for its superior legal services. Having scores of offices across the globe, this firm addresses a variety of legal matters. It is recognized for its deep commitment to clients that helps it offers high quality services. Its attorneys work as a team to make legal services available to all in need. They are known on national as well as international level for their unparalleled skill and profound experience in this field. Many of its members have served in senior government positions. By getting in touch with law office people can avail the expertise of a team that excels in various fields such as mergers and acquisitions, finance, corporate governance, bankruptcy and more.
National as well as international clients can reach out to Covington and Burling to benefit from advice and judgment on a wide spectrum of legal matters. The office can handle arbitrations, agency proceedings as well as matters before international tribunals. It is known for taking multi-disciplinary approach in the corporate, tax and benefits which allows it to extend innovative and creative solutions. 
Covington and Burling can advise clients on international trade matters such as international trade controls, national security and international boundary. The firm has the ability to handle complex civil and criminal antitrust and consumer law matters with its wide experience and aggressive approach packed in teamwork.
Just like all other reputed law offices, Covington and Burling has won several awards and has been formally recognized for its great contributions in the world of law. It was selected as one of the country’s top 5 litigation departments and was also selected as one of the "Honorable Mention" law offices. Its services have also been recognized by the Chambers USA. The firm has been honored for its dedicated pro bono work by the American Lawyer magazine as well.

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Areas of Law

  • Antitrust & Consumer Law
  • Arbitration
  • Communications & Media
  • Corporate
  • Employment
  • Energy Regulation
  • Environmental, Carbon Markets & Clean Technology
  • Federal State Programs
  • Financial Institutions
  • Food and Drug
  • Global Privacy & Data Security
  • Government Affairs
  • Government Contracts
  • Insurance Coverage Policyholders
  • Intellectual Property
  • International
  • Litigation
  • Securities/Derivatives Litigation & Enforcement
  • Tax
  • White Collar Defense and Investigations

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:Does covington burling international work pro bono on cases?

A:Covington Burling International recognizes its duty to the community and the dedicated attorneys at the firm devote time regularly to contribute to public service issues. The firm commits most of it pro bono resources to provide legal aid to economically handicapped individuals and families. Some of the areas in which the firm conducts pro bono work are civil rights and liberties, family law, gay rights, freedom of expression and religion, police misconduct, environmental law and intellectual property.

Q:Does Covington Burling 1201 Pennsylvania have experience in dealing with food and drug cases?

A:Covington Burling has extensive experience in litigation relating to food and drugs. The firms practice includes representation before the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and various levels of federal courts. The firm represents clients in diverse areas such as human prescription and nonprescription drugs, animal feed and drugs, human and veterinary biological products, medical devices, cosmetics and electronic radiation products.

Office Location

Covington & Burling

1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

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