Sheppard Mullin is a full service AmLaw 100 firm with more than 600 attorneys in 16 offices located in the United States, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1927 on the principle that the firm would succeed only if its attorneys delivered prompt, high quality and cost-effective legal services, Sheppard Mullin provides legal counsel to U.S. and international clients. Companies turn to Sheppard Mullin to handle a full range of corporate and technology matters, high stakes litigation and complex financial transactions. In the U.S., the firm's clients include more than half of the Fortune 100 companies.
Honors and Awards
Chairman of the Firm, Guy Halgren, was named 2011 "Law Firm Leader of the Year" by the Daily Journal.
Chambers & Partners’ 2012 guide to America’s leading business lawyers listed 34 Sheppard Mullin lawyers who were lauded by their peers and clients. On a national level, the firm’s Advertising and Government Contracts practice groups were recognized.
The Legal 500 US named Sheppard Mullin’s Bankruptcy, First Amendment Litigation, Entertainment, Advertising, Antitrust, M&A, Real Estate and Land Use practices as among the best in the country. The firm’s Antitrust practice achieved a Tier One designation among West Coast practices. The directory also named five partners “Leading Lawyers.”
Sheppard Mullin was ranked among "The Best Law Firms" in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report in 2012.
73 Sheppard Mullin attorneys were named to the annual 2013 Best Lawyers in America list.
110 Sheppard Mullin attorneys were named “Super Lawyers” in the most recent edition of Law & Politics magazine.
Sheppard Mullin was ranked among the best litigation firms by Benchmark Litigation 2013.
BTI Consulting Group, Inc. has recognized Sheppard Mullin among its 2012 BTI Client Service "A-Team" for delivering superior client service. According to BTI's independent, one on one interviews with more than 240 corporate counsel, Sheppard Mullin delivers better client service than hundreds of the law firms serving the world's largest organizations.
In 2012, Inc. magazine ranked Sheppard Mullin on its annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at America’s independent entrepreneurs.