Established since 1917, Kaye Scholer LLP is today one of the leading international law firms representing public and private companies, financial institutions and government entities not just within the U.S. but across the globe also. More than 450 lawyers and attorneys are spread across offices in many parts of the world like London and Shanghai.
The legal teams at Kaye Scholer are experts at handling complex and intricate legal issues with the utmost sophistication and ethical integrity. Kaye Scholer is known among peers and clients for their highest standard of legal counsel. This high acclaim is not limited to just good will among peers and clients, the exceptional level of professionalism and excellence is well documented by highly respected publications. Some of these renowned publications are The American Lawyer, PLC Which Lawyer?, The National Law Journal, The Lawyer, Legal 500, Vault, and Juve.
Sixteen of Kaye Scholer areas of expertise and almost 37 of its attorneys are ranked among the countries best by Chambers USA and America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2010). This however is not all, Kaye Scholer's excellent legal practices have also been appreciated and In general the real areas of expertise at Kaye Scholer are business reorganization & creditors’ rights, government affairs litigation, corporate & finance, real estate and taxation.
As a responsible corporate entity Kaye Scholer is commitment to supporting diversity within its own corporate walls as well. At Kaye Scholer one can easily come across a healthy mix of ethnicity and genders, both working and succeeding on an equal footing. Professionally also its team members have backgrounds of federal and state government offices, law clerks to Justices of the United States Supreme Court, counsel to House and Senate committees, United States Attorneys, mediators, members of Presidential Commissions, law school professors, venture capitalists, and several more.
Kaye Scholer is also committed to serving the society as well and spends a lot of time and money in pro bono cases which are worthy causes. For their exceptional track record of doing pro bono projects Kaye Scholer has been honored by several awards such as NYSBA President’s Pro Bono Award, Sanctuary for Families “Above and Beyond” Award, National Legal Aid & Defender Association Beacon of Justice Award, and a few more.