A leading international law firm with 16 offices located in major financial centres around the world, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has helped shape the globalisation of the legal profession for more than 65 years. Organised and operated as a single, integrated global partnership, Cleary Gottlieb employs more than 1,200 lawyers from more than 50 countries and diverse backgrounds who are admitted to practise in numerous jurisdictions around the world and who regularly assist clients on major matters in the United States, Europe, Asia, Latin America and in the Middle East.
Our worldwide practice has a proven track record for innovation and providing work of the highest quality to meet the needs of our domestic and international clients. In recognition of the firm’s strong global practice, its effectiveness in dealing with the different business cultures of the countries in which it operates, and its success in multiple jurisdictions, Cleary Gottlieb received Chambers and Partners’ inaugural International Law Firm of the Year award.
We have a dynamic worldwide litigation and dispute resolution practice, representing clients in matters ranging from major commercial cases to sensitive internal, regulatory and criminal investigations. We have helped governments, industrial enterprises, financial institutions and individuals in many cases that dominated world business and legal news. We handle litigation and arbitration involving a wide variety of issues, such as securities, derivatives, M&A, sovereign debt, investment treaties, antitrust, bankruptcy, white-collar crime, employment, executive compensation, intellectual property and general commercial disputes.