Morgan Lewis is a trusted full-service adviser to many of the world’s largest commercial, investment, and retail banking institutions and diversified bank holding companies. Our lawyers counsel on the full spectrum of transactional, dispute, regulatory, and enforcement matters, and we offer sophisticated advice on long-term strategic goals and day-to-day operations involving banks’ corporate, governance, management, and supervisory structures.
We offer diverse and deep industry experience, global reach, and exceptional client service. Our banking sector clients include a wide range of finance companies, including investment banks, retail banks, institutional banks, credit card companies, credit unions and mutual banks, credit opportunity funds, hedge funds, and private equity firms.
We work with clients on digital and online platforms, regulatory issues, disputes, labor matters, and mergers and acquisitions and other transactions.
Our teams have successfully defended large and complex claims around the globe, positioning us to advocate for banking clients in a multitude of challenging litigation environments. Our highly recognized class action team has secured numerous victories for banking clients, including in some of the most challenging jurisdictions for defendants.
As global employers with major human capital needs and liabilities, our banking clients derive meaningful value from our market-leading labor, employment, benefits, and complex employment litigation practices. Our work in this area includes achieving notable successes in defending wage and hour class actions that have challenged the industry.
Morgan Lewis’s finance practice is an integrated, global team of lawyers who represent lenders, borrowers, and debt investors in a comprehensive range of debt transactions, financings, and other deals that help our clients meet or exceed their business objectives. In addition, we guide clients through contingency planning and restructurings, as well as insolvencies.