For the next several weeks, in anticipation of the upcoming 1L Law Firm Receptions on March 18 and 25, Hoya Headlines will profile some of the participants in blog posts provided by these firms. The next profile is of O’Melveny, who will be on-campus at the reception on March 18 from 6-8 p.m. in the Sport & Fitness Lobby
For more than 128 years, O’Melveny has helped industry leaders across a broad array of sectors manage the complex challenges of succeeding in the global economy. With approximately 800 lawyers in the United States, Asia, and Europe, collaboration among our 16 offices is a hallmark of the firm. Our worldwide reach maximizes strategic advantages and efficiencies for our clients. We are a values-driven law firm committed to uncompromising excellence in the practice of law, distinctive leadership in the profession, and strengthening the fabric of the communities in which we live and work. O’Melveny is recognized for excellence and innovation in our legal work by publications like The American Lawyer, which has consistently recognized us in its “Litigation Department of the Year” contest. We also understand that to realize our fullest potential—and to achieve the best results for our clients—we must cultivate a diverse and inclusive environment where individuals are respected for their unique contributions. Pro bono and community service are historical and essential components of O’Melveny’s core values. As part of our commitment, we give uncapped billable credit for pro bono work. Our values also drive our focus on offering our lawyers a rewarding career, challenging work, and a supportive and collegial team of colleagues. We have one of the most innovative talent development programs in the country, designed to enhance every lawyer’s professional experience throughout their career at O’Melveny.