San Antonio

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP established its San Antonio office in 1984. Today, it is one of the most respected law offices in a vibrant city famous for its unique multicultural atmosphere. Our lawyers work closely with those in other Akin Gump offices around the globe to field the best team for each legal matter. This synergy ensures our clients receive exceptional representation, locally and worldwide. Moreover, Akin Gump’s commitment to advanced technology provides the seamless communication framework required for this integrated approach.

Akin Gump San Antonio’s lawyers focus on complex civil litigation, real estate matters, intellectual property litigation, national class action litigation, public policy matters and corporate finance transactions. Our client list includes Fortune 500 companies, domestic and foreign insurers, entrepreneurs and large privately owned companies.

Litigation

The litigation practice represents a diverse group of clients in a broad range of national class actions as well as company-critical civil litigation. These clients include entities and individuals in the media, medical device, telecommunications, retail, construction and insurance industries. Our insurance practice includes the defense of complex matters for and on behalf of domestic and foreign insurers in high-exposure cases. The insurance litigation team is also experienced in cases involving reinsurance arbitrations, violations of the Deceptive Trade Practices Act, bad-faith litigation and ERISA litigation.

Intellectual Property

Intellectual property lawyers in our San Antonio office advise on all areas of law governing IP litigation,  including matters in state and federal courts, domestic and international arbitration proceedings and matters before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Our IP lawyers also regularly handle complex licensing transactions in the United States and abroad. Our IP clients include Fortune 500 companies, individual inventors, writers and artists, universities, governmental agencies and entrepreneurial ventures.

Corporate Finance, Securities and Real Estate

Akin Gump San Antonio’s corporate finance, securities and real estate practice advises publicly traded and privately held companies in complicated transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances, public offerings and private placements, periodic SEC filings, complex commercial contract negotiations and other corporate matters. Other corporate and real estate practice clients come from the media, entertainment, telecommunications, retail, manufacturing, banking and restaurant industries.