Morrison & Foerster LLP
VAULT RANKINGS 2013
• "Go-to firm for international work in Asia"
• "Tries too hard to be ‘hip’"
• "Californian (in a good way)"
NEWS AND UPDATES
• "Intelligence, integrity, professionalism and collegiality of colleagues"
• "Flexible working environment"
• "Extremely strong commitment to pro bono"
• "Long hours"
• "Demanding clients"
• "Sometimes there is a feeling of being a small fish in a big pond"
ABOUT THIS COMPANY:
In 1973 those cats in San Fran approved “MoFo” as Morrison & Foerster’s official nickname, accentuating the firm’s unconventional modus operandi. Still, the firm is distinguished by much more than its rebel epithet. MoFo complements its expertise in finance, life sciences, technology, IP and litigation with a long reach across the Pacific Rim. And staying true to its roots in a city of peace and love, the firm’s pro bono commitment is deeply held.Become a Gold Member or Log in to read the entire Scoop
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Morrison & Foerster LLP HIGHLIGHTS
The world of MoFo
Morrison & Foerster is an international firm with over 1000 lawyers in key technology and financial centers in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Founded in 1883, the firm’s dedication to clients is reflected in the firm’s mantra that it is every lawyer’s responsibility to provide clients with “legendary service.” Clients include some of the largest financial institutions, Fortune 100 companies, investment banks and technology and life science companies. The firm is consistently included as one of America’s top 20 law firms in The American Lawyer’s A-List.
YOUR CAREER AT Morrison & Foerster LLP
OUR WORK AND OUR CLIENTS.
Our amazing clients include some of the largest financial institutions, Fortune 100 companies, investment banks and technology and life science companies. Our work with them usually is complex and always important. We are leaders in every area in which we practice - technology, litigation, IP, corporate, etc. - which contributes to making MoFo the first call when our clients face challenging or novel issues. Our lawyers across our 15 offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia share a commitment to excellence and a dedication to helping our clients succeed. Our clients count on us to provide creative and business-minded advice and solutions. Contributing to their success makes our work fun.
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The American Lawyer
In 2012, we were included in The American Lawyer's annual A-List, marking the ninth consecutive year that the firm has been ranked. The A-List is AmLaw's effort to "look beyond pure dollars to quantify the qualities that define the 20 most successful law firms in America", by scoring firms on four factors: revenue per lawyer, pro bono commitment, diversity among lawyers, and associate satisfaction.