Stephen Amdur, leader of Pillsbury's Private Equity team, has extensive experience in high-profile, multi-billion dollar mergers and acquisitions. He is recognized by The Legal 500 U.S. as a "Next-Generation Lawyer” and by Law360 as a "Rising Star" in the area of Mergers & Acquisitions.
Marc Axelbaum, a Pillsbury Litigation partner, leads the firm’s Northern California Corporate Investigations & White Collar Defense practice.
Margaret is an associate in the firm’s Emerging Growth & Venture Capital practice located in the Carmel Valley office.
Ari Berman focuses his practice on commercial litigation, with an emphasis on lawsuits involving federal securities laws.
Callie Bjurstrom, a Pillsbury Intellectual Property partner and board member, is recognized by the Daily Journal as a top litigator delivering big wins.
Allen Briskin advises health care providers and payers, and the businesses that serve them, in an variety of legal, regulatory and business concerns, with particular emphasis upon privacy and data security, health care payment, and licensure issues.
Tamara Bruno advises and represents companies and institutional policyholders in complex insurance matters in all industries, including energy, higher education, hospitality and construction.
Barry Burgdorf maintains a multifaceted practice handling corporate, intellectual property, litigation matters in higher education, biomedical, and health care.
James Campbell leads the Corporate practice of the London office and acts for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 50 companies and governments on a broad range of issues.
Andrew Caplan practices at the rapidly evolving intersection of financial services and technology, representing a large range of clients—from FinTech start-ups to Fortune 100 companies—on sophisticated regulatory matters and technology transactions.
Leo Crowley, leader of the firm's Insolvency & Restructuring practice, is known as an accomplished counselor and advocate in high-profile engagements in insolvency, commercial litigation and health care.
Pillsbury Litigation partner and Firm Chair David Dekker is recognized as one of the leading construction lawyers in the U.S., and was identified by BTI as among the “most valuable” practitioners to corporate counsel worldwide, in any practice area.
Mario Dottori, Pillsbury’s Global Sourcing & Technology Transactions practice leader in Washington, DC, has extensive experience providing strategic advice and counsel in large-scale, complex transactions.
Emily has an in-depth understanding of the laws regulating campaign finance, lobbying, ethics, pay-to-play and conflicts of interest nationwide.
Brian Finch, a Pillsbury Public Policy partner with extensive regulatory and government affairs advocacy experience, is a recognized authority on global security and cybersecurity threats.
Nancy Fischer leads the law firm’s Public Practices and Public Policy teams and is recognized as an authority on international trade law.
Will Fork represents electric utilities and companies on international energy transaction, export control, nuclear liability and domestic regulatory issues.
Aimee Priya Ghosh focuses her practice on global security, cybersecurity and government affairs. Aimee’s clients include leading providers of physical and cybersecurity services and organizations with unique security needs.
Richard Giller focuses his practice on recovering insurance benefits from reluctant insurance companies on behalf of his corporate and individual clients.
Anna Graves, Pillsbury’s Restaurant, Food & Beverage Industry Group co-leader, handles complex M&A transactions, private offerings, joint ventures, start-up structuring and financing, and general corporate matters.
Amanda Halter is managing partner of the firm’s Houston office, a member of the firm’s Environmental & Natural Resources practice section and co-leader of the firm’s Crisis Management focus team. She helps companies resolve environmental liabilities and negotiate compliance conditions, as well as manage financial and reputational losses associated with a crisis.
Caroline Harcourt, a partner in Pillsbury’s Real Estate practice, represents owners, lenders, investors, developers and tenants in all aspects of commercial real estate.
Sheila Harvey, Pillsbury’s Energy Industry Group leader, is an accomplished adviser on environmental and energy policy and regulatory issues and their impact on transactional and litigation matters.
John Heisse, a Pillsbury Litigation partner, was named "Construction Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Who's Who Legal.
Proactive rather than reactive litigation strategy. Anticipates hurdles and develops solutions to overcome them. Staunch advocate who perseveres in the face of adversity to reach the client's ultimate goal.
Kim provides general employment counseling and litigation assistance to clients in various industries including: retail, food and beverage, banking, transportation and temporary staffing industries.
Gerry Hinkley, Pillsbury’s Health Care industry team chair, is regularly recognized by Chambers USA and Best Lawyers for health care law-related work.
Pillsbury Real Estate partner Rachel Horsch is repeatedly recognized by The Legal 500 U.S. as an authority on real estate law, land use and zoning.
Jerald Jacobs, Pillsbury’s Nonprofit Organizations practice leader, counsels and advocates for trade associations, professional societies, charities, veterans’ organizations, and scientific and educational societies.
For 35 years at Pillsbury, Rob James has helped clients achieve their goals on complex energy, construction and infrastructure transactions.
Law360’s Insurance MVP Joseph Jean provides real-world advice and has recovered billions in damages for clients who have suffered catastrophic property losses.
John Jensen, Pillsbury’s Government Contracts & Disputes practice co-leader, is noted by Chambers USA and The Legal 500 U.S. as a federal government contracts authority.
Julia Judish serves as a trusted advisor on all facets of the employment relationship and on nonprofit governance. Julia provides critical and strategic counseling to private-sector employers, nonprofit organizations and government contractors.
David Klein, a Pillsbury Litigation partner, is repeatedly recognized in Chambers USA for his skill in resolving insurance coverage disputes through litigation and negotiation.
Clients rely on Laura Latham to deliver efficient strategic support and compliance advice regarding hiring and termination decisions, employment contracts, worker classification, leaves, discipline, internal investigations, layoffs and trade secrets.
Cassandra "Cassie" Lentchner utilizes her unique background in financial services regulations and regulatory relationships to strategically analyze and balance risk with business advancement and development.
David M. Lisi represents U.S. and international technology companies with respect to securities litigation and counseling, data security, and complex commercial disputes.
Jenny Liu is a partner in the firm’s Corporate practice and co-leader of the firm's China practice. She splits her time between the San Francisco, Shanghai and Beijing offices.
Elizabeth Moeller serves as Leader of Pillsbury’s Public Policy Group. She manages high-stakes client matters involving financial services, energy, and global security policy.
As a member of Pillsbury’s litigation practice, Julie Moeller focuses her practice on construction, complex commercial, and insurance coverage matters.
Dawn Murphy advises nonprofit organization clients on a wide variety of legal matters, including governance, tax, regulatory compliance, antitrust, intellectual property, contract and transactions.
Pillsbury partner and leader of the Crisis Management Team, Fusae Nara is one of the few Japanese-speaking litigators practicing in the U.S. She has represented multinational corporations headquartered in Japan in complex commercial disputes, class actions and international trade matters.
Matthew Oresman is able to navigate complex international challenges, succeeding where cross-border business, law, policy and politics all meet.
Ed Perron is Pillsbury's firm-wide managing partner.
Marques Peterson’s practice focuses on counseling and representing aerospace/ defense and civil contractors in both federal procurement and international defense sales.
Lee Petro, Pillsbury special counsel located in Washington, DC, advises clients in the communications industry, specializing his practice in broadcast, wireless, satellite, and telecommunications companies.
Roxane Polidora is the firmwide leader of the firm's Antitrust & Competition practice and is located in the San Francisco office.
Christy Richardson focuses her practice on employee benefits and executive compensation, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, 401(k) plans and health and welfare benefit programs.
James Rishwain, an accomplished Pillsbury Real Estate partner, advises global market leaders, Fortune 100 companies and corporate boards.
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