Driving Innovation. With a Distinctively Global Reach.

Mayer Brown has served the Northern California community for over 20 years with its offices in Palo Alto and San Francisco. We are a diverse and agile team that understands the inventive, entrepreneurial spirit indigenous to Northern California, the premier technology hub of the world. In our work we advise the world’s most influential names tech, banking, health care, fintech, insurtech, real estate and a host of additional industries on transactional, advisory, regulatory and litigation matters. Clients consider us strategic partners whose commercial instincts and understanding of market dynamics help them anticipate the challenges they face and deliver the solutions they need. We advise companies at every stage of their growth, and companies will not outgrow Mayer Brown. Whether we are serving a large multinational corporation, an early stage startup, or a unicorn, Mayer Brown’s one-firm culture allows local clients access to an integrated global team across all practices and regions to ensure they receive the best of our collective knowledge and experience. With extensive reach across four continents, we are the only integrated law firm in the world with approximately 200 lawyers in each of the world’s three largest financial centers—New York, London and Hong Kong—the backbone of the global economy. Said simply, we are more than the sum of our parts. Another important part of our work is our commitment to pro bono and corporate social responsibility in our local community. Mayer Brown NorCal-based lawyers and staff regularly participate in community service events and are actively involved with local charities and pro bono causes.