Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is one of the world’s largest law firms. We have more than 800 lawyers in 14 offices.Founded in 1945 with the guiding vision that commitment, excellence and integrity drive success, the firm focuses on building lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its clients. Through our global network of offices we advise leading enterprises in a wide variety of industries, including communications and technology, mining, minerals and energy, and consumer goods and services on matters involving policy, trade, dispute resolution, transactions and project development activities in both mature and emerging markets.At Akin Gump, our vision is clear—to address the array of legal challenges companies may encounter in achieving their business goals. This vision has brought us depth, diversity and experience. And we are still a first-generation firm. Those who built the firm continue to serve the clients that have grown with us.Akin Gump is ideally situated to interpret regulations, structure international transactions, and anticipate and react to change. It is our understanding of the intangible qualities in economic and political infrastructures, combined with first-hand government experience at the highest levels around the globe, that helps our clients access the global marketplace and compete around the world.Our lawyers are men and women with different talents and approaches to the law. Yet they also possess striking similarities, starting with the ability to see creative solutions others might miss. Our lawyers are not satisfied until they have met the highest standards of legal service. In every area of the law, we focus on achieving results that help your business.Collegiality, commitment, excellence, integrity and intensity form the bedrock of Akin Gump’s core values. Our dedication to the advancement of these values guides relationships within the firm and, most importantly, with our clients.