For the next several weeks, in anticipation of the upcoming 1L Law Firm Reception on March 25, Hoya Headlines will profile some of the participants in blog posts provided by these firms. The next profile is of Proskauer, who will be on-campus at the reception on March 25 from 6-8 p.m. in the Sport & Fitness Lobby.
Proskauer is a leading global law firm focused on creating value. Our roots go back to 1875, when we were founded in New York City. With 700+ lawyers active in virtually every major market worldwide, we are recognized not only for our legal excellence, but also our dedication to client service.
Our clients include many of the world’s top companies, financial institutions, investment funds, not-for-profit institutions, governmental entities and other organizations across industries and borders. We also represent individuals in transactions and other matters.
In addition to New York, we have offices in Beijing, Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Paris, São Paulo and Washington, D.C., as well as Boca Raton, Newark and New Orleans.
Go-to firm. Clients rely on us to support their critical business needs in four strategic areas: asset/capital management, business transformation, risk management and talent management.
Sage advice and outstanding execution. Existing and potential clients seek us out for a broad range of services within our Corporate, Litigation, Labor & Employment, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Tax and Personal Planning practices. Our industry concentrations in sports; technology, media & communications; health care; lodging & gaming; and life sciences are highly regarded.
Devoted client service. Devotion to clients is a Proskauer hallmark. Our lawyers are known for their accessibility, responsiveness and attentiveness. They go the extra mile to understand the client’s business — and think like businesspeople in the process. Legal consultant BTI Consulting Group named Proskauer to its 2013 Innovation Honor Roll, an elite group of law firms recognized by clients for creatively driving outstanding client service delivery and performance.
Beyond legal services. We have long felt a fundamental obligation to try to make the world a better place. Under the umbrella of corporate social responsibility, we are actively involved in socially conscious activities that include pro bono legal work, community service, charitable giving, workplace diversity and environmental initiatives.