Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP offers legal advisory services to aviation, energy, financial services, information technology, manufacturing, software, telecommunications, and life sciences industries. The firm’s practice areas include corporate law, intellectual property, litigation, securities, antitrust and competition, corporate, environmental, bankruptcy and commercial, FDA, international arbitration, trade, financial institutions, labor, tax, and real estate. Its clientele includes Akamai Technologies, America Online, Bayer, Bear Stearns, Boeing, Bose, Citigroup, Credit Suisse First Boston, DaimlerChrysler, J.P. Morgan Chase, Lehman Brothers, Morgan Stanley, and Verizon Comm...
2445 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Founded in 2004
Debo P. Adegbile Joins Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP as a Partner
Sep 15 14
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP (WilmerHale) announced that Debo P. Adegbile has joined the firm as a partner. Previously senior counsel to the Senate Judiciary Committee and acting president and director-counsel at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund Inc. (LDF), Mr. Adegbile will focus his practice in WilmerHale's Litigation/Controversy Department and will be based in the New York office. In 2007 Mr. Adegbile became the director of litigation and supervised a broad range of complex civil and criminal cases in trial and appellate courts, including the Supreme Court, and served as the final decision-maker for key strategic litigation decisions. From March 2012 to January 2013, he served as the acting president and director-counsel, succeeding John Payton--a former WilmerHale partner. In 2013, Mr. Adegbile argued his second Supreme Court case, Shelby County v. Holder. Most recently Mr. Adegbile was senior counsel for the Senate Judiciary Committee, in which capacity he advised the Committee Chairman, Senator Leahy.
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP Appoints Anthony Trenton Join as Partner in London Office
Sep 2 14
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP announced that Anthony Trenton has joined the firm as a partner in its London office. Mr. Trenton has most recently been a partner at a global law firm based in London.
WilmerHale Appoints Song Zhu as Partner in the Palo Alto Office
Jun 4 14
WilmerHale announced the arrival of Dr. Song Zhu as a partner in the Palo Alto office and member of the IP Litigation Group. Dr. Zhu is a seasoned litigator with significant experience advising companies in the United States and China on intellectual property issues. Dr. Zhu arrives at WilmerHale from the San Francisco office of a major law firm.