Sidley’s Los Angeles office, established in 1980, is one of the largest law offices in Los Angeles County. Having advised clients in California for more than three decades, we have a deep understanding of the local issues businesses face here. From groundbreaking regional startups and global Fortune 500 companies to major banks and investment firms, our lawyers provide high-quality and insightful legal advice across numerous industries. The firm’s culture of teamwork and collaboration helps the Los Angeles office to assist clients in myriad legal disciplines and to harness the talents of Sidley’s lawyers across four continents.
Recognition for the Los Angeles office
Excellent service to our clients has earned the Los Angeles office recognition in numerous industry publications. This includes the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Survey, in which our office received several first-tier rankings. Sidley was also selected as a California Powerhouse in Law360’s 2015 Regional Powerhouses series. Members of our team have been recognized as leading practitioners by BTI Client Service All-Stars, Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA, The Daily Journal’s Top 100 Attorneys in California, The International Who’s Who of Commercial Litigators and The Legal 500, among other publications in the industry.
We are dedicated to providing services to organizations that otherwise would be unable to afford legal representation. The firm’s team in L.A. has been acknowledged for its pro bono efforts, including receiving the Max Gillam Pro Bono Service award from the Western Center on Law and Poverty in 2017 and a Pro Bono Service Award from the Asian American Advancing Justice also in 2017. Our lawyers currently sit on the boards of nearly 40 local nonprofit, civic, cultural and education organizations.