Pillsbury Winthrop

50 Fremont Street

San Francisco, CA 94105-2228
Phone: 1.415.983.1000
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About the Firm

Pillsbury Winthrop is a well-reputed, full-service law firm specially dedicated to serving the legal needs of the technology, real estate, financial services, and energy sector. The firm’s practice groups of litigation, regulatory, and business are outstanding in the quality of their services; the attorneys at Pillsbury Winthrop follow a multidisciplinary team formula to address the comprehensive needs of the clients and provide them with seamless, efficient legal services.
Established more than 100 years ago, the law firm of Pillsbury Winthrop has always played an instrumental role in the monumental changes transforming the country, e.g., when the first telephone wires were mounted on the city streets by its long-term client AT &T in the late 1800s. Two Secretaries of State and a Nobel Laureate have been part of the illustrious alumni of the firm. The lawyers at the prestigious firm of Pillsbury Winthrop keep abreast of the advances in technology, and analyze the clients’ businesses with a creative and progressive approach to help them take full advantage of new opportunities. The firm’s clients include such big names as NIKE, Inc., General Electric Co., Qatar Petroleum, Stanford University and Hospitals, Morgan Stanley, and Xerox Corporation, to name a few. The “US News & World Report’s Best Lawyers” ranked 56 of the firm’s practice areas in the Tier 1. The firm was acknowledged for its outstanding client service in the area of hedge funds by HFM Awards 2011.
At Pillsbury Winthrop, a special program titled Corporate Social Responsibility has been started since 2007; the goal of the program is to enhance diversity at the workplace, financially and legally help the underprivileged and help protect the environment. Hence, diversity, pro bono work, and sustainability are taken very seriously at the firm, and the attorneys regularly undertake volunteer work, contribute financially, and provide basic legal counseling to the poor.

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Areas of Law

  • Aviation, Aerospace & Transportation
  • Communications
  • Consumer & Retail
  • Corporate & Securities Technology
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Energy
  • Environment, Land Use & Natural Resources
  • Estates, Trusts & Tax Planning
  • Executive Compensation & Benefits
  • Finance
  • Financial Services
  • Global Sourcing
  • Government Contracts & Disputes
  • Health Care and Life Sciences
  • Hospitality
  • Indian Law
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Insurance Recovery & Advisory
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Trade
  • Japan
  • Latin America
  • Litigation
  • Middle East
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Political Law
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Regulatory
  • Tax
  • Technology