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Go-to lawyers for “bet-the-company” legal matters

M&R is a full-service, national law firm that boasts a remarkable record of litigation, transactional and regulatory successes in the most consequential matters. Our attorneys, from the co-founders on down, are fully engaged, unrelenting yet always professional, and equal parts strategic, practical, entrepreneurial and cerebral—subject matter and practice area pros who immerse themselves in our clients’ businesses and are sought after for their proven industry expertise.

Industry Focus

Our lawyers bring to the table tangible, real-world experience in our clients’ businesses. It’s this breadth of knowledge across industries that drives superior results for some of the most dynamic and well-known companies, individuals and entrepreneurs here in the U.S. and abroad.

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Legal Expertise

When clients have their backs up against the proverbial wall, we’re their first call. That’s because the legal professionals at M&R—among the best in their respective practice areas—stand ready to offer business-first solutions and handle the most complex cases and challenging transactions.

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Culture & Diversity

At M&R, we foster an inclusive environment where everyone has a voice, no matter their background, culture, ethnicity, orientation or position. This encourages healthy internal debate and innovative, strategic thinking that inures to the benefit of our client base, which itself is as diverse as the firm.

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The legal and business communities continue to shower praise upon M&R. The firm and its lawyers are regularly recognized with awards and honors that highlight our extraordinary work and culture and set us apart from our peers in the legal marketplace. Click below for a sampling of accolades.

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Right lawyers,
right approach

M&R has assembled a roster of powerhouse litigators, transactional attorneys and regulatory authorities totally committed to meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and achieving their objectives. Need legal representation that’ll give opposing counsel reason to pause? Well, look no further.

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Insights &
media mentions

Lawyers at M&R are industry-focused thought leaders consistently making headlines and providing commentary on topics of interest to our clients and friends. Take a look at our latest insights and media mentions.

March 22, 2023
Media Mentions

Hayley Hodson Spotlighted in Law360 Pulse

Hayley Hodson, a corporate & securities associate in our New York office, has been featured in a fantastic article, “Ex-Volleyball Star Finds Purpose In Fine Print Of M&A Work,” published this week by Law360 Pulse. The piece covers her extraordinary athletic career and road to becoming a corporate law associate at M&R.…

March 7, 2023
Media Mentions

Ashley Moore quoted in Bloomberg Law

Ashley Moore, M&R’s Office Managing Partner in Dallas, was extensively quoted in a recent Bloomberg Law article titled, “File for Patent Before Publicly Displaying Tech, Attorneys Warn.” In the piece, Ashley comments on a pair of Federal Circuit decisions, both of which should serve as warnings to inventors about displaying their creations to the public before obtaining……

February 13, 2023
M&R Blog

Clarity in Delaware About a Corporate Officer’s Duty of Oversight 

When it comes to corporate officers, it has long been an open question whether the scope of their fiduciary duties is the same as those imposed upon company directors. In Delaware, those questions have now been answered by the state’s Court of Chancery, which held late last month that under Delaware law, officers and directors […]

February 2, 2023
Media Mentions

Ashley Moore’s Arrival at M&R Featured in Texas Monthly

Ashley Moore’s arrival at M&R as the Office Managing Partner in Dallas was featured in a recent article in Texas Lawyer published on February 2, 2023. The piece details her transition to M&R from McKool Smith and highlights some of her many career achievements.…

January 23, 2023
M&R Blog

Non-Compete Agreements Under Federal Scrutiny

Non-Compete Agreements Under Federal Scrutiny Contact: Derrick Fong-Stempel Non-compete clauses as we know them may be a thing of the past if a rule proposed by the Federal Trade Commission becomes final. This is particularly significant news for employers nationwide and across industries. Cutting to the chase, the FTC’s proposed rule would serve to ban […]

January 18, 2023
M&R Blog

New Employment-Related Laws In California

With the new year have come a slew of new laws impacting employers throughout California. Here’s an overview:  MINIMUM WAGE  Minimum wage continues to increase in California.  Beginning on January 1, all employees in the Golden State are required to be paid at least $15.50/hour. As of the summer of 2022, the minimum wage is […]

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Looking to begin or advance your legal career? If so, consider exactly what you want in a law firm. An extraordinary clientele? A national, even global, footprint? A collaborative, team environment? We check all those boxes and then some.

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A presence from coast-to-coast and a reach that’s global

M&R is headquartered in Los Angeles and has additional offices in Orange County (California), San Francisco, Dallas, Houston, Chicago and New York City.

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