Established in 1976, Skadden’s Washington, D.C. office is the firm’s second-largest office and home to many of our global practices. With attorneys practicing in 30 different substantive areas, we are able to handle the full range of legal issues that affect businesses and individuals, from transactional to litigation to regulatory matters. That knowledge is readily deployed domestically and internationally by teaming with attorneys in one or more of Skadden’s offices worldwide.
We represent U.S. and international clients from a wide range of industries in connection with mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, financing arrangements and other transactional engagements. We also offer a full spectrum of defense services associated with complex criminal and civil litigation and administrative enforcement actions, including in connection with mass torts product liability, class action litigation, antitrust matters, health care matters, Securities and Exchange Commission investigations, Congressional investigations, consumer financial services issues and white collar criminal defense. We also represent individuals and corporations before myriad federal agencies and administrative tribunals, with experience in energy, tax, national security, international trade, and food and drug matters.