International Business and Litigation Law Firm
Perkins Coie LLP
San Francisco, California 94107-1909
Law Firm Overview
Perkins Coie is a leading, full-service international law firm. With over 700 lawyers in 18 offices across the United States and in China, we represent great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth—from start-ups to Fortune 100 corporations.
The firm was founded in 1912 and is well-known for having incorporated The Boeing Company in 1916. Today, Boeing remains the firm’s largest client and the firm remains one of Boeing’s lead outside law firms. Other major clients of the firm include Starbucks, Qwest, Costco, and Phelps Dodge Corporation as well as technology companies such as Microsoft, Vitesse Semiconductor, Nintendo of America, Micron Technology, Expedia and Zymogenetics.
While the firm offers a broad range of services, it focuses intensively on litigation, corporate finance, intellectual property, real estate and labor and employment. The firm has a strong international capability through its office in Beijing, the ongoing experience of many of its attorneys in the United States, and its network of relationships with law firms around the world.