Palo Alto, CA:

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Office Details

Office Size:
46
Year Established:
1868
Clients
Representative Clients:
1-800-CONTACTS
3E Company
Althea Technologies, Inc.
American International Group (AIG)
American Media, Inc./National Enquirer
Asteres Inc.
Atheros Communications, Inc.
AT&T Inc.
BancWest Corporation
Bank of America, N.A. and affiliates
BentleyForbes
Biogen Idec, Inc.
Boston Properties, Inc.
Bridgestone Corporation
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
California Micro Devices Corporation
California Public Employees' Retirement System (CALPERS)
Cambridge Display Technology, Inc.
Capital Automotive REIT
Cara Therapeutics, Inc.
CarrAmerica Realty Corporation
Centice, Inc.
CGI-AMS
Chevron Corporation
Chevy Chase Bank, F.S.B.
Chivas USA
Citigroup Inc.
City of New York
CommonWealth Partners
ConocoPhillips
Constellation Energy
Crescent Real Estate Equities Company
Crown Central Petroleum Corporation
D&B (Dun & Bradstreet)
Deutsche Bank AG
Diligence, Inc.
DIRECTV, Inc.
Duke Energy Corporation
Dynegy Inc.
Edison Venture Fund
Entergy Corporation
Federal Realty Investment Trust
Fox Interactive Media
FPL Group, Inc.
Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc.
General Electric
George Washington University
Hanson Building Materials America, Inc.
Headwaters Incorporated
Honeywell International Inc.
IDM Properties
Incyte Corporation
In-N-Out Burger
Intel Corporation
iStar Financial Inc.
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Lehman Brothers Inc.
Lincoln Property Company
Los Angeles Unified School District
Marubeni Corporation
Marvell Technology Group Ltd.
McKesson Corporation
MediciNova, Inc.
Middletown Rancheria of Pomo Indians
Mills Corporation
Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated
Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc.
National Retail Properties, Inc.
Notable Solutions, Inc.
Noxilizer, Inc.
ObjectVideo Inc.
OncoMed Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Orange 21 Inc.
PacifiCorp
PETCO Animal Supplies
PortalPlayer, Inc.
Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG)
Qatar Petroleum
Raven biotechnologies, inc.
RelayHealth Corporation
Resolution plc
Rho Ventures
Rolls- Royce Group plc
Sabre Holdings Corporation/Travelocity.com Inc.
San Francisco Giants
SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
Saul Centers, Inc.
SBE Entertainment Group
Sharp Corporation
Shorenstein Properties
SiRF Technology, Inc.
St. Francis Medical Technologies Inc.
Stanford University
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
Suez Energy North America
Sun Microsystems
SupportSoft, Inc.
SYNNEX Corporation
Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Tenaska Energy, Inc.
Tidelands Oil & Gas
Toshiba Corporation
Tum Yeto, Inc.
United Negro College Fund, Inc.
Valero Energy Corporation
Venrock Associates
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust
Waterfront Media, Inc.
Wells Fargo & Company
Xcel Energy Inc.
Xerox Corporation
XM Satellite Radio
YourAmigo, Inc.
Zingy Inc.
Partnership Information:
A Limited Liability Partnership
Former name(s):
Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro and Lillick & McHose - January 1991 {para}Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro and Cushman Darby & Cushman - September 1996 {para}Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro and Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts - January 2001 {para}Pillsbury Winthrop LLP and Shaw Pittman LLP - April 2005

Areas of Practice (177)

Specific Areas of Practice for our Palo Alto office:

  • Advertising & Sweepstakes Law
  • Affordable Housing & Community Development
  • Alternative Investments
  • America Invents Act (AIA) Legal Analysis and Resources
  • Antidumping
  • Antitrust & Competition
  • Appellate
  • Applications Development and Maintenance
  • Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Asset-Backed Finance
  • Aviation
  • Aerospace & Transportation
  • Bank Finance
  • Business Process Outsourcing
  • Cable & Multi-Channel Video Delivery Systems
  • California Transparency in Supply Chains Act
  • Carbon Sequestration - Climate Changes & Sustainability
  • China
  • Clean Technology
  • Climate Change & Sustainability
  • Cloud Computing
  • Communications
  • Communications Finance
  • Construction Counseling & Dispute Resolution
  • Construction Insurance
  • Consumer & Retail
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
  • Copyrights
  • Corporate & Business Transactions
  • Corporate & Cross-Border Transactions
  • Corporate & Securities
  • Corporate & Securities - Technology
  • Corporate Investigations & White Collar Defense
  • Corporate Trust Services
  • Crisis Management
  • Crisis Prevention Services
  • Cyber Insurance
  • Cyber security Task Force
  • Derivatives
  • Disaster Planning & Liability Management
  • Distressed Investing
  • Distressed Real Estate
  • Dodd-Frank Act Resource Center
  • Education
  • Emerging Growth
  • Employment
  • Employment Advice & Counseling
  • Employment Litigation
  • Employment Tax Audit Task Force
  • Energy
  • Energy & Infrastructure Projects
  • Energy Capital Markets
  • Energy Regulatory
  • Environment
  • Land Use & Natural Resources
  • Environmental Litigation
  • ERISA Litigation
  • Estates
  • Trusts & Tax Planning
  • Executive and Professional Liability
  • Executive Compensation & Benefits
  • Executive Compensation & Benefits - Litigation
  • Facilities Management
  • Federal Tax Controversy & Tax Policy
  • Fiduciary Administration & Dispute Services
  • Finance
  • Financial Services
  • Financial Services Regulation
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act & Global Anti-Corruption
  • Fraud & Abuse and Compliance
  • Gift Cards and Prepaid Cards
  • Global Sourcing
  • Government Contracts & Disputes
  • Government Plans
  • Health & Welfare Plans
  • Health Care & Life Sciences
  • Indenture Trustee Services
  • India
  • Indian Law (American)
  • Information Law & Electronic Discovery
  • Infrastructure Outsourcing
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Insurance Due Diligence
  • Insurance Recovery & Advisory
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • International Benefit & Global Stock Plans
  • International Tax
  • International Trade
  • Internet
  • Investment Funds & Investment Management
  • IP Audits & Strategic Planning
  • Israel
  • It Outsourcing
  • It Service Integration
  • Japan
  • Keeping Ahead Of Tomorrow
  • Korea
  • Land Use
  • Zoning & Historic Preservation
  • Latin America
  • Legal Industry & Professional Matters
  • Leveraged Buyouts
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Litigation
  • Marketing
  • Distribution & Franchising
  • Mass Media
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Middle East
  • Myanmar/Burma
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Nordic Practice
  • Nuclear Energy
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Oil & Gas
  • Oil & Gas Environmental Working Group
  • Open Source
  • Outsourcing
  • Technology & Insolvency Solutions
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Political Law
  • Pollution and Environmental Insurance
  • Post-Grant Proceedings
  • Power Generation & Transmission
  • Privacy
  • Data Security & Information Use
  • Private Equity
  • Pro Bono & Community
  • Product Liability & Toxic Torts
  • Product Liability Insurance
  • Property
  • Business Interruption and Casualty
  • Public Finance
  • Public Policy
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Public-Private Partnerships & Military Housing
  • Qualified Plans
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate & Land Use Litigation
  • Real Estate & Partnership Taxation
  • Real Estate Lending
  • REIT & Real Estate Capital Markets
  • Renewable & Alternative Energy
  • Restaurant
  • Food & Beverage
  • RMB Litigation and Investigations
  • Satellite
  • Securities Litigation
  • Semiconductor
  • Smart Grid
  • Social Media & Games
  • Solar Energy - Energy
  • Specialty Insurance
  • Startup America Partnership
  • State & Local Tax
  • Structured Finance
  • Sustainability
  • Tax
  • Tax Accounting
  • Technology
  • Technology Acquisition and Licensing
  • Telecommunications
  • Trade & Commodities Finance
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademark Management Systems - Intellectual Property
  • Transportation Finance
  • Travel
  • Leisure & Hospitality
  • Unclaimed Property & Escheat Obligations
  • Venture Capital
  • Virtual Worlds & Video Games
  • Water Resources
  • Whistleblower Prevention & Defense Team
  • Wine
  • Beer & Spirits Law

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (128 reviews)
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.9/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.9/5.0

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