Background - About (History)


Crowell & Moring was founded in 1979 by 53 lawyers who left a large national firm to begin a different kind of law firm. Since then, we've grown to approximately 550 lawyers in Brussels, Doha, London, Los Angeles, New York, Orange County, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Washington, D.C. And we've created some impressive milestones along the way.

History - 2001


Major patent prosecution and litigation capabilities are added by combining with Evenson, McKeown, Edwards & Lenahan, a 14-lawyer IP boutique.

The prestigious Challenge Award, given by DuPont, is received for the second consecutive year for contributions to the DuPont Legal Model.