White & Case is a leading global law firm with lawyers in 39 offices across 26 countries. Among the first US-based law firms to establish a truly global presence, we provide counsel and representation in virtually every area of law that affects cross-border business. Our clients value both the breadth of our global network and the depth of our US, English and local law capabilities in each of our regions and rely on us for their complex cross-border transactions, as well as their representation in arbitration and litigation proceedings.

White & Case was founded in 1901in downtown Manhattan by J. DuPratt White and George B. Case. Today it is a global law firm—with offices in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia—and is uniquely positioned to help its clients achieve their ambitions in today’s G-20 world. As a pioneering international law firm, it brings clients the best of its cross-border experience, practice expertise and industry knowledge.   


Antitrust: Clients count on the extensive experience of White & Case antitrust lawyers in litigation against governmental authorities or private parties, counseling on delicate questions and comprehensive worldwide coverage of merger control regimes.  

Asset Finance: White & Case is a recognized leader in global leasing, asset-based financing and structured financial transactions and has pioneered many tax, legal and financial structures used around the world.  

Banking: White & Case represents major banks worldwide, including many of the largest, and provides guidance on acquisition finance, commercial lending, project finance, bankruptcy and debt restructurings and regulatory compliance.  

Capital Markets: Clients benefit from the firm’s capabilities in equity and debt offerings, sovereign issues, high yield debt, securitizations, derivatives, investment funds and regulatory and broker-dealer matters.  

Commercial Litigation: Clients entrust White & Case with disputes in which huge sums, invaluable patents and brands and even company survival are at stake and has won major trials and appeals for clients in an array of industries.  

Financial Restructuring & Insolvency: White & Case represents clients in complex and high-profile restructurings, workouts and insolvency matters. The firm handles transactions in multiple jurisdictions and a wide range of industries.  

Intellectual Property: White & Case lawyers protect clients’ innovations and creative works, offering advice related to patents, copyrights, IP audits, licensing and merchandising, sourcing and technology, and privacy and data protection.  

International Arbitration: With more than 150 specialist arbitration practitioners as long-established international arbitration teams in 20 of its 38 offices, White & Case offers unsurpassed breadth and depth of arbitration resources worldwide.  

Mergers & Acquisitions: White & Case offers market-leading expertise on strategic and private equity domestic and cross-border transactions with creative deal structures and strategies for both acquirers and potential targets.  

Pro Bono: White & Case has a long history of pro bono and is one of the world’s largest providers of pro bono legal services.  

Project Finance: An innovator in project finance, energy and infrastructure law, the firm offers market-leading advice on project structuring and development, financing, government regulation, M&A, construction and other issues.  

Tax: White & Case’s tax lawyers and advisors provide timely, effective advice on evolving tax law and policies and supply clients with innovative, practical approaches to minimize tax liabilities.  

Trade: The interdisciplinary, full-service global trade practice helps clients manage the risks and maximize the opportunities associated with the increasing regulation of international trade in goods and services.  

White Collar: White & Case defends clients, including large corporations and prominent individuals, in all phases of government investigations and criminal and civil enforcement proceedings.

Main Location

1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036-2787
Phone: 212-819-8200
39 offices in 27 countries

Firm Attorneys

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Christian Wirth Christian Wirth White & Case LLP
Practicing in: Arbitration and Mediation | Insurance Law | Litigation
Practicing in: Arbitration and Mediation | Insurance Law | Litigation
Markus Burianski Markus Burianski White & Case LLP
Practicing in: Arbitration and Mediation
Practicing in: Arbitration and Mediation

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    "Law Firm of the Year" Awards
    These awards recognize a single top firm for its work in specific legal practice areas (nationwide).

    "Law Firm of the Year" in Capital Markets Law.
    "Law Firm of the Year" in Restructuring and Insolvency Law.
    "Law Firm of the Year" in Corporate Law.

    "Top-Listed" Awards
    These awards recognize a single top firm for its work in specific legal practice areas (nationwide).

    "Law Firm of the Year" in Capital Markets Law.
    "Law Firm of the Year" in Restructuring and Insolvency Law.
    "Law Firm of the Year" in Corporate Law.


    The firm’s clients are public and privately held businesses and financial institutions involved in sophisticated transactions and complex dispute resolution proceedings. The firm works with the world's most established and respected companies, including 75% of the Global Fortune 100 and 25% of the Fortune 500, as well as with start-up visionaries, governments and state-owned entities. With new technologies, globalization, consolidation and other forces continuously changing how business gets done, the firm helps its clients evaluate the risks and rewards of ventures designed to advance their interests.

    White & Case LLP

    Main Location

    1155 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY 10036-2787
    Phone: 212-819-8200
    39 offices in 27 countries


    Managing Partner


    Asset Finance
    Bank Finance
    Capital Markets/Securities
    44 20 7532 1430
    Commercial Litigation
    Energy, Infrastructure & Project Finance
    Intellectual Property
    International Arbitration
    Private Clients
    Private Equity
    Public International Law
    Real Estate
    Real Estate
    Restructuring and Insolvency
    Securitization and Structured Finance
    WTO/International Trade


    Partners: 164
    Of Counsel: 52
    Associates: 440
    Paralegals: 91
    Non-Legal Employees: 510
    International Partners: 259
    International Associates: 901
    International Paralegals: 338
    International Non-Legal Employees: 1200

    Practice Areas

    Administrative & Public Law
    Administrative Law
    Antitrust Law
    Appellate Practice
    Arbitration and Mediation
    Asset Finance Law
    Banking and Finance Law
    Banking Law
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Bet-the-Company Litigation
    Capital Markets Law
    Commercial Litigation
    Competition/Antitrust Law
    Construction Law
    Corporate and M & A Law
    Corporate and M&A Law
    Corporate Law
    Criminal Defense
    Criminal Defense: White-Collar
    Employment Law
    Energy and Natural Resources Law
    Energy Law
    Environmental Law
    Equipment Finance Law
    Finance Law
    Financial Institutions
    Financial Services
    Financial Services Regulation Law
    Franchise Law
    Hospitality and Tourism Law
    Immigration Law
    Information Technology Law
    Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Insurance Law
    Intellectual Property Law
    International Arbitration
    International Arbitration - Commercial
    International Arbitration - Governmental
    International Business Transactions
    International Trade and Finance Law
    Investment and Investment Funds
    Investment Funds
    Labor and Employment Law
    Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
    Leveraged Buyouts
    Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
    Litigation - Antitrust
    Litigation - Bankruptcy
    Litigation - Environmental
    Litigation - Intellectual Property
    Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
    Litigation - Patent
    Litigation - Real Estate
    Litigation - Trusts and Estates
    Litigation and Controversy - Tax
    Media Law
    Mergers and Acquisitions Law
    Private Equity Law
    Private Equity, Private Funds and Venture Capital Law
    Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
    Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
    Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
    Project Finance and Development Practice
    Project Finance Law
    Public Law Law
    Real Estate Law
    Regulatory Practice
    Restructuring and Insolvency Law
    Securities / Capital Markets Law
    Securitisation Law
    Securitization and Structured Finance Law
    Structured Finance Law
    Tax Accounting Law
    Tax Law
    Technology Law
    Telecommunications Law
    Trade Law
    Transport Law
    Trusts and Estates
    Venture Capital Law