Locke Lord

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Locke Lord LLP
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No. of offices 21
No. of attorneys 700+
Major practice areas General Practice
Key people Jerry Clements, Locke Lord Chair
Date founded October 2, 2007
Company type Limited liability partnership

Locke Lord LLP is a full-service, international law firm of more than 20 offices designed to meet clients’ needs around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than 125 years and is consistently ranked as one of the top 100 most prestigious law firms in the world by American Lawyer[1] and Vault. [2] Locke Lord advises clients across a broad spectrum of industries, including energy, financial services, fund formation, health care, insurance and reinsurance, private equity and venture capital, public finance, real estate, and technology, media and telecommunications, while providing a wealth of experience through its complex litigation, intellectual property, tax, regulatory and transactional teams.[3]

Locke Lord has demonstrated a long-standing commitment to fostering a culture of inclusion and encouraging diverse points of view. And the Firm supports organizations that share its commitment to diversity, inclusion and action with its time and funds.[4] There are three women on the Firm's Executive Committee, including Firm Chair Jerry Clements.[5] The Firm's Board of Directors has 10 female members and is co-chaired by a woman and an African-American man.[6] Locke Lord received a 100 percent rating in the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC).[7]


Locke Lord is a combination of a number of predecessor firms with a history dating back to 1887.[8]

Practice areas[edit]

Locke Lord is a general practice or full-service law firm, which means that it provides services in virtually all legal matters. The firm's core practice groups include:



  1. ^ "Firms Ranked by Gross Revenue". The American Lawyer. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  2. ^ "Best companies to work for|Vault.com". Vault. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  3. ^ "Locke Lord LLP | World Law Group WLG". World Law Group WLG. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  4. ^ World, Miracle Corners of the. "MCW's 12th Annual Gala Celebration Raises More Than $900,000 And Honors Roberta Richin, Locke Lord LLC, Moneris Solutions, And Sharon Katz & The Peace Train". www.prnewswire.com. Retrieved 2017-04-06. 
  5. ^ "The Ranks of Female Firm Leaders Are Growing — And So Are Their Dinner Parties". Retrieved 2017-04-06. 
  6. ^ Interactive, One North. "Locke Lord :: Leadership". www.lockelord.com. Retrieved 2017-04-06. 
  7. ^ Campaign, Human Rights. "CORPORATE EQUALITY INDEX 2O17" (PDF). Human Rights Campaign. Retrieved 2017-04-06. 
  8. ^ Interactive, One North. "Locke Lord :: History". www.lockelord.com. Retrieved 2017-04-06. 
  9. ^ Locke Lord Opens Hong Kong Office Led by Internationally Recognized REIT Attorney Brad Markoff, http://www.lockelord.com/pr_2011hongkongopens. Accessed 24 January 2011.
  10. ^ Interactive, One North. "Edwards Wildman Establishes Office in Miami". Locke Lord. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 

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