Alston & Bird’s office in Washington, D.C. reflects the firm’s approach to the global practice of law in the 21st century. It is home to a number of professionals who have served in Congress and the IRS, SEC, DOJ, FDA and other regulatory bodies, including former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole and eight-term former Congressman Earl Pomeroy.
The Washington, D.C. office has more than 100 attorneys and policy advisors who focus on antitrust, capital markets and M&A, financial services, health care policy, cybersecurity, energy, environmental, sourcing, domestic and international regulatory, legislative and public policy, tax, ERISA, IP litigation and telecommunications matters, all areas of law having natural synergies with Washington’s regulatory focus.
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®.”
Dennis Garris | An Introduction to the Washington, D.C. Office of Alston & Bird
Dennis Garris, partner-in-charge of the D.C. office, discusses why it’s an exciting time to work in the nation’s capital.
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 7, 2021
Fifth Third Acquires Hammond Hanlon Camp
Alston & Bird client Fifth Third Bancorp has announced that its affiliate, Fifth Third Acquisition Holdings LLC, has acquired Hammond Hanlon Camp LLC (H2C), a premier strategic advisory and investment banking firm focused on the health care industry.
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 ReleaseDecember 9, 2020
Ready Capital to Merge with Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation
Alston & Bird client Ready Capital Corporation, an industry-leading mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT), has signed a definitive merger agreement to combine with Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation, a specialty finance REIT.
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.”
April 23, 2020
Alston & Bird Widely Recognized in Chambers USA 2020
Alston & Bird has earned wide recognition in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.