A full-service business law firm, Womble Carlyle is a top law firm for companies doing business in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic states. Founded in 1876, Womble Carlyle operates in six states and the District of Columbia with more than 500 attorneys in eleven offices, with a focus on innovation and value-added client service.
Womble Carlyle’s main areas of practice include business litigation, life sciences, patent/intellectual property, real estate, corporate and securities, labor and employment, bankruptcy, antitrust, health care, trusts and estates, tax, employee benefits, capital market, product liability, telecommunications, environmental law and government affairs. In addition, the firm offers a variety of professional services such as our unique Case Management Facility, e-discovery, litigation document review, strategic communications, medical records analysis and collection, and trial consulting. Our clients range from Fortune 100 corporations to start-up ventures.
The firm is the first-ever law firm to receive the Freedom Award from the U.S. Department of Defense for its support of the Reserves and National Guard. Womble Carlyle also is a recipient of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund Corporate Leadership Award, the highest honor given to a business organization in recognition of its support of the Fund and its 45 member educational institutions.
Womble Carlyle also has an extensive record of pro bono and community service, including a major effort to assist low-income homeowners affected by Hurricane Katrina.