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Morrison & Foerster

33 National Rankings & 81 Metro Rankings



Morrison & Foerster is nationally ranked in 33 practice areas and regionally ranked in 81 practice areas. The U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.

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Highlighted Client Comments

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Real Estate Law

Morrison & Foerster is highly experienced in complex transactions and regarded in the NY real estate community. They are very responsive to my clients and me, and helpful in an advisory role.

Litigation - Banking & Finance

The lead Morrison & Foerster partner on the case, Mike Miller, has provided sound, valuable counsel in several cases where the plaintiffs are pursuing novel claims under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Securities Regulation

Morrison & Foerster's industry expertise is notable. They provide timely research.

Banking and Finance Law

Morrison & Foerster is great firm. They are team oriented and collaborative. I appreciate the communication between the firms and teams.

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Morrison & Foerster is an experienced, top-shelf firm for business-sensitive advice on securities and capital markets issues, especially relating to real estate investment trusts.

Antitrust Law

Morrison & Foerster attorneys clearly understand what kind of advice we need and are very responsive to any questions we have.

Litigation - Banking & Finance

Morrison & Foerster has top-flight expertise in banking and high-stakes litigation matters.

Real Estate Law

Morrison & Foerster attorney Tom Fileti is a true lawyer's lawyer and a go-to person for my company and me.

Real Estate Law

Morrison & Foerster is our go-to law firm for complex Real Estate Finance transactions.

Jerome Sanzo Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Limited, New York Branch

Securitization and Structured Finance Law

Continued service and support of Morrison & Foerster has been valuable for LBI. Their expertise in terms of US securities and bankruptcy Law was of great importance for LBI when issuance of freely traded securities marked a hugely successful conclusion of winding up proceeding by means of composition. It is fair to say that the Morrison & Foerster has added value though expertise and dedication.

Petur Orn Sverrisson LBI hf.

Securities / Capital Markets Law

My company is very comfortable entrusting Morrison & Foerster with complicated cross-border transactions. They are not only subject matter experts but have the foresight to incorporate any potential knock-on regulatory issues in their advice. They are keen to develop business relationships and this is evident in their availability and responsiveness.

Peter Holden Danske Markets Inc.

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Joel Haims, Esq., Jamie Levitt, Esq.; Paul Friedman, Esq. & Jordan Eth, Esq. are thorough; ethical, professional and extremely experienced in managing shareholder Securities Class Actions asserting violation of the 1933 Act & 1934 Act. They are each experienced in assisting clients who are served with SEC & DOJ Notices of investigation.

Financial Services Regulation Law

Best in the field with deep knowledge and strong connections.

Antitrust Law

Morrison & Foerster not only displayed a clear expertise in the subject matter, but even more valuable was their common sense approach that eliminated much unnecessary cost and pain. They had clear roadmap to success from early on and were able to focus on the essential. I enthusiastically recommend David Meyer and the firm.

Financial Services Regulation Law

MoFo's understanding of the regulatory landscape and potential impacts on stakeholders of all sizes throughout the payments ecosystem is unmatched.

Antitrust Law

The lawyers of Morrison & Foerster, especially Ms. Roxann Henry, have great expertise and suggest us practical and reasonable solutions.

Financial Services Regulation Law

Morrison & Foerster has a very supportive practice, with superb expertise. They are client friendly and a top of the line firm.

Kenneth Clayton American Bankers Association

Banking and Finance Law

Morrison & Foerster has a very deep bench of expertise in many practice areas which are invaluable in dealing with various debt structures and collateral, in addition to the firm's experience representing banks and borrowers. The firm also has an exceptional bankruptcy and restructuring practice that provides critical advice on the initial credit documents.

Clare Badaracco Sungevity, Inc.

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