Gibson Dunn & Crutcher


Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is a global law firm, founded in Los Angeles in 1890. The firm includes approximately 1,355 attorneys located in 20 offices around the world, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

The firm is best known for its litigation practice, which has been named the top “Litigation Department of the Year” in the United States by The American Lawyer in several biannual rankings, most recently in 2020. The do-it-all firm is known for its litigation (general and appellate), land use and real estate, and general corporate practices. The firm’s attorneys have engineered billion-dollar deals and argued more than 100 cases before the United States Supreme Court.

Gibson Dunn believes that diversity among lawyers is essential to our continued success as one of the preeminent law firms in the world. In an increasingly global world, we understand that it is crucial that we incorporate diverse competencies, experiences, and viewpoints into our workforce. We are proud of our diverse partnership and look forward to developing a new and diverse generation of lawyers who will continue the long tradition of quality and excellence for which Gibson Dunn is known.

Five Things to Know About This Firm

  1. Founded in 1890 in Los Angeles, CA
  2. AmLaw Top 15 firm with 1,300+ attorneys
  3. The Best Lawyers in America has recognized 170 Gibson Dunn attorneys in 54 practice areas (2021)
  4. Law360 named Gibson Dunn a Firm of the Year (2020)
  5. The American Lawyer has named Gibson Dunn the winner of its biennial “Litigation Department of the Year” (2019)