Attorneys in the Silicon Valley office focus on procuring and protecting a broad range of intellectual property rights for clients involved in all aspects of high technology, pharmaceuticals, and life sciences. Alston & Bird’s Intellectual Property practice is consistently ranked by major industry publications, including IP Law and Business, Corporate Counsel, Managing Intellectual Property, and Intellectual Property Today, as a top performer for IP litigation, counseling, portfolio management, licensing, and patent prosecution. Our Silicon Valley attorneys also focus on commercial litigation, securities, and corporate governance litigation. The firm’s Securities Litigation Group was recently highlighted in an independent study as among a select group of standout firms preferred by clients in the U.S. for securities litigation. Our Silicon Valley attorneys also handle corporate matters in line with the firm’s historic strength in general securities, corporate, and mergers & acquisitions.
Alston & Bird Named a Fortune Best Workplace for 21st Consecutive Year
Alston & Bird has been honored yet again by Fortune magazine in its annual survey of America’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®.”
An Introduction to the Firm's Silicon Valley Office
Partner in charge Ted Hollifield provides an overview of the Silicon Valley office—where our attorneys share the same entrepreneurial spirit as the Silicon Valley companies we serve.
Press ReleaseJanuary 28, 2021
Alston & Bird Rated Again as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality
Alston & Bird has once again earned a top rating of 100 percent in the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), an annual survey by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation that measures commitment to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) workplace equality.
Press ReleaseJanuary 6, 2021
Alston & Bird Elects 20 New Partners
Alston & Bird has announced the election of 20 lawyers to its partnership, effective January 1, 2021.
Press ReleaseDecember 21, 2020
Alston & Bird Recognized as a World Leader in Data Law by Global Data Review
Alston & Bird has been named among the top 20 “Elite” by Global Data Review (GDR) in its inaugural report of the world’s 100 best data law firms.
Press ReleaseDecember 16, 2020
Three Alston & Bird Partners Named 2020 BTI “Client Service All-Stars”
Three Alston & Bird partners have been named 2020 “Client Service All-Stars” in BTI Consulting Group’s annual survey of corporate counsel.
Press ReleaseNovember 5, 2020
Alston & Bird Earns 117 Tier-1 Rankings in 2021 “Best Law Firms”
Alston & Bird has been honored as one of the nation’s top law firms in the 2021 edition of U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”
Press ReleaseAugust 21, 2020
Alston & Bird Earns Broad Recognition in 2021 Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch