Litigation, Regulation & Investigations

In today’s global economy, litigation, government investigations, and multidimensional corporate challenges often play out on the world stage. Clients turn to Morgan Lewis when their vital interests are at stake, looking to our team’s trial capabilities, legal and business sophistication, broad scope of litigation services, and ability to help find solutions to complex challenges. With experience in most jurisdictions worldwide and a rare combination of trial capacity and practical insight, we frequently serve as trial, strategic, permitting, and coordinating counsel in large, complex matters. Our deep skill set and breadth of experience across industries and jurisdictions give us a unique ability to address clients’ legal and business concerns, distinguishing Morgan Lewis from other law firms.

Morgan Lewis lawyers are leaders in their profession. We are prominent practitioners in matters ranging from sensitive government investigations to high-stakes litigation, including class actions and other complex disputes. Our global team regularly appears in state and federal courts across the United States and venues around the world, including the US Supreme Court, the High Court of England and Wales, and the Dubai International Financial Centre.

Collectively, our litigation group includes more than 700 lawyers in 29 offices. The core team includes leading courtroom lawyers, as well as former general counsel and associate counsel to some of the world’s most sophisticated financial institutions and companies. We are fortunate to have a number of former high-ranking government prosecutors and lawyers whose experience, insight, and credibility are invaluable in helping clients navigate complicated investigations, litigation, and regulatory matters.

Our deep bench of trial lawyers, combined with our technology-savvy discovery teams, works to protect clients’ short- and long-term interests inside and outside the courtroom.

We understand the powerful impact of major disputes and investigations, and we are skilled at developing strategic alternatives to litigation. When litigation is inevitable, we know how to win in the courtroom. We also recognize that legal strategy must be harmonized with business strategy to ensure the continued, effective flow of our clients’ daily business operations and to protect their long-term business and financial plans.