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 - 2006


The firm opens a New York office: The firm significantly expands its litigation health care and labor & employment capabilities by joining forces with King Pagano Harrison.

The American Lawyer ranks the firm among the top 15 pro bono firms in the United States.

For the second consecutive year, the firm is named to the Washington Business Journal’s 50 “Best Places to Work in Greater Washington. ”