Practice in the Washington, D.C., office focuses primarily on litigation, covering securities litigation, antitrust, government investigations, appellate practice and complex commercial litigation. The D.C. office also has strong practices in the areas of corporate law and corporate finance, financial services and international investment, trade practice and tax controversy.
Many S&C clients operate in regulated industries, and they benefit from the Firm’s deep experience working with federal regulatory agencies based in Washington. The Firm’s attorneys have held high-ranking positions in various government entities, including at the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the White House, the U.S. Department of Justice and the Internal Revenue Service. They bring an insider’s approach to the issues faced by S&C’s clients.
Given the integrated and international nature of the Firm’s practice, lawyers in the Washington office work with lawyers in S&C’s other 12 offices worldwide.