We are Crowell & Moring

Founded over 40 years ago with a commitment to build a different kind of law firm, Crowell & Moring LLP today is an international law firm representing clients in litigation and arbitration, regulatory and transactional matters. We are internationally recognized for our representation of Fortune 500 companies in high-stakes litigation, as well as our ongoing commitment to pro bono service and diversity. With approximately 550 lawyers based in the United States and Europe, the firm helps international corporations and emerging enterprises navigate complex legal challenges and create business solutions across the globe.

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The firm is particularly noted for its strength in the following core areas:

Litigation & Trial:

Litigation is a core strength of the firm and our deepest practice. Fully two-thirds of our lawyers prosecute and defend cases, handling billion-dollar civil trials, criminal trials, administrative proceedings, and arbitrations in the United States and in global forums on matters spanning all practice and industry competencies.

Regulatory & Policy:

Our firm has deep experience working with agencies across the U.S. Executive Branch and government agencies within the EU. It is home to more than 100 former government officials who have held pivotal positions in the U.S. and international agencies. Our lawyers and consultants have experience drafting, negotiating, and implementing critical regulations that impact business across industries.

Transactions & Corporate:

Crowell & Moring offers a full-service corporate practice with an emphasis on M&A, joint ventures and strategic partnerships, corporate securities and finance and complex outsourcing, IP and commercial arrangements in industries such as healthcare, defense, financial services, retail/consumer goods, energy, life sciences and high tech.


Our firm conducts investigations on behalf of leading businesses, boards, and individuals, both for internal purposes and in response to government enforcement inquiries and actions. We have represented clients in matters spanning more than 80 countries and six continents in high-profile and international internal investigations, congressional probes, compliance counseling, and monitorships, with focus subjects ranging from FCPA to financial fraud, to whistleblower complaints.

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