Squire Sanders (US) LLP
Squire Sanders opened the Northern Virginia office in 2001 to serve the expanding legal needs of Northern Virginia’s dynamic business community. The region is well known for its many federal government contractors. It is the heart of the Washington DC metropolitan area’s technology community, with a large and growing number of commercial IT, software and communications businesses. Northern Virginia is a highly desirable location for both US-based and international businesses seeking proximity to the nation’s capital, access to a well educated and highly skilled workforce and a great place to live.
Squire Sanders is in an excellent position to serve the needs of the area’s active local businesses. Our lawyers deliver diverse legal services in communications, commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, private and public debt and equity financings, real estate, employment law, government contracts and intellectual property. With a worldwide network of offices, our Northern Virginia office can represent local clients’ interests anywhere in the world as well as represent international clients in matters throughout the Washington DC region.
Our corporate lawyers have extensive experience handling acquisitions and sales of companies performing government contracts and, together with our government contracts lawyers, have dealt with the many issues unique to federal government contracting. Our corporate finance and securities lawyers have represented clients in a wide variety of loan transactions involving diverse industries and in registered public offerings. Our intellectual property lawyers have a substantial patent prosecution practice representing US-based and international clients and support our trial lawyers in intellectual property disputes.