Wilmerhale

Legal excellence. Dedication to clients.

We are a leading international law firm working at the intersection of government and business to support clients across a range of industries, from finance to life sciences to technology. This year, we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the merger that created WilmerHale.

WilmerHale Announces New Appointments to Leadership Team and Offices

WilmerHale, Attorneys Shortlisted for Three Chambers Diversity and Inclusion Awards

Incarcerated Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing People Win Access to Life-Saving Fire Alarms and Other Emergency Notifications

The American Lawyer Ranked WilmerHale Fourth In Its 2023 A-List

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CASE STUDY SPOTLIGHT

Helping Clients Achieve Business Goals

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Akamai Announces Intent to Acquire API Security Company Noname

WilmerHale advised Akamai Technologies, a cloud company that powers and protects life online, in its definitive agreement to acquire an API security company, Noname Security.
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Featured Team

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Gilead Sciences Wins Landmark Patent Trial Against US Government

In the first-ever government lawsuit against a pharmaceutical company for patent infringement, WilmerHale client Gilead Sciences won a resounding victory when a federal jury sided with the company and against the US government in a precedent-setting trial.
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Featured Team

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Team Spotlight

Trial Team Defeats Billion-Dollar Claims in Apple-Masimo Trade Secrets Fight

This WilmerHale trial team represented Apple in the multi-billion-dollar and widely watched month-long trial of Masimo Corp. v. Apple Inc. The dispute was one of the highest-stakes trade secret cases ever in terms of the magnitude of the plaintiff’s demands.
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Meet the Courtroom Team

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Careers

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Law Students

Our summer program promises challenging assignments, practical training and opportunities to work and socialize with many of our lawyers.

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Lawyers

Our lawyers flourish in a collegial environment that emphasizes teamwork, collaboration and the spirited exchange of ideas in the pursuit of excellence.

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Business Professionals

A law firm thrives when it is supported by professionals with superb business skills, and we are committed to attracting and retaining talented employees to achieve that.

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