Dorsey & Whitney, a world-renowned leading international law firm, was formed in 1912 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the request of a client that is still a valued client today. At present, Dorsey lawyers practice in 20 locations throughout the United States and in Canada, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region and serve clients all around the world.
Dorsey is committed to provide the top-tier and comprehensive legal services, and proud to field a team of eminent and multi-disciplinary talents. Our international dispute resolution practice combines the firm’s broad-based strengths and recognized authority in commercial litigation and arbitration, with decades of acclaimed international experience and sizable presence. Our group draws upon our transnational capabilities to help clients resolve cross-border business conflicts. We are adept at advancing our clients’ interests through negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation anywhere in the world.
In Asia, Dorsey is one of the very few international firms in Greater China exclusively focusing on cross-border dispute resolution with top-notch specialized experts. Excel in delivering pragmatic and novel solutions to the rising cross-border controversies facing Chinese clients, we’re at the forefront advising on, and often sought after for an extensive range of transboundary conflicts including significant cross-border commercial dispute proceedings and negotiation, a broad spectrum of U.S.-related civil, commercial, administrative and criminal proceedings, cross-border intellectual property litigation, U.S. securities litigation and SEC investigations, government investigations as well as regulatory and compliance. We also represent clients before ICC Arbitration, LCIA, ICDR,UNCITRAL and many other international organizations. Our representations span over a wide variety of industries, among others, banking, insurance, financial services, TMT and internet, smart manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and healthcare, food and agriculture, mining/metals and infrastructure.
Some of our representations are particularly high-profile, involving globally and nationally-renowned corporations and notable Forbes-ranked individuals with massive media focus. We are distinguished across the market as one of the go-to counsels for successfully settling China-related complex transnational disputes.
Our Dispute Resolution group is well-recognized by Benchmark Litigation, The Legal 500, Chambers, China Business Law Journal and US News - Best Lawyers.