Our Core Practices
Corporate & Securities
Dechert’s Corporate and Securities
lawyers plan and implement complex and innovative corporate transactions for mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate finance, and corporate restructuring.
Dechert’s Financial Services
team provides sophisticated legal services to the global financial services industry, including formation and operation of mutual funds and hedge funds, new product development, regulatory compliance and enforcement, investment management firm acquisitions, tax structuring, and employee benefits and ERISA.
Dechert’s highly skilled and responsive Litigation
trial lawyers handle our clients’ most difficult cases in the areas of antitrust, intellectual property, product liability, securities and white collar defense.
Finance & Real Estate
Dechert is a leading provider of sophisticated Finance and Real Estate
legal services, advising on structured finance, securitization, real estate finance, and investment deals to the real estate and property finance markets in North America and Europe.
Dechert’s Intellectual Property
lawyers represent high-technology, life sciences, and other companies in disputes concerning patents, trademarks, trade secrets and copyrights.
Dechert handles Tax
issues across the United States and around the world, with particular skill in handling the tax aspects of employee benefits and executive compensation, private client, and tax planning for business transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, restructurings, and real estate finance.
Dechert’s Bankruptcy, Business Restructuring and Reorganization
group is comprised of experienced practitioners skilled in all aspects of bankruptcy and restructuring transactions, distressed lending and debt trading, distressed mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy planning and litigation and all related matters and opportunities.