The firm’s Dallas office brings the best of Wall Street quality legal services to Dallas and the Southwest in five primary practice areas: Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions; High Stakes Commercial Litigation; Banking and Finance; Business, Finance and Restructuring; and Tax. The office also provides an integrated gateway to 20 worldwide offices with the combined experience of approximately 1,200 attorneys.
The Dallas office is also one of the most well-respected firms in the region for its significant diversity, pro bono and professional development programs, all of which contribute to a highly progressive work environment.
The firm's pace-setting achievements in these areas have been recognized with numerous awards, including the Minority Corporate Counsel Association’s coveted Thomas L. Sager Award in 2012, and previously in 2007, for promotion of workplace diversity. The firm was also recognized as a Southwest regional finalist for the Sager Award in 2011. The Dallas office has been ranked number one by the Dallas Diversity Task Force for seven consecutive years and was the only law firm selected to receive the 2011 DiversityFIRST™ award, presented by the Texas Diversity Council.
The Dallas office was selected for three consecutive years as a finalist for the Celebration of Diversity Awards Workplace of the Year, recognizing its continued commitment and dedication to diversity within the firm, among its clients and in the legal industry as a whole. In 2007, the State Bar of Texas awarded the firm’s Texas offices its top pro bono honor, the W. Frank Newton Award, and the Dallas office is a repeat winner of the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program’s Gold Award and Attorney of the Year Award for pro bono excellence.
Local practitioners enjoy access to unparalleled mentorship and support programs. The Dallas office has also developed work-life balance initiatives and social activities that include holiday celebrations, cultural events and other beloved traditions.
By providing a nurturing and stimulating place for attorneys to learn and grow, Weil's Dallas office has established itself as a force in the legal and business communities – and a home to thriving practitioners.