We care about our clients, each other, and our communities. We work together to drive groundbreaking deals and win precedent-setting cases while shaping careers and giving back to the communities where we work and live.
...we help our clients succeed.
We regularly win awards for our innovative legal work, but our greatest triumphs come from helping clients find new ways to solve problems and reach their objectives.
...you shape your career.
At O’Melveny we have the mindset, programs, and resources to help attorneys and staff build the career they want. We know that each individual will aspire to or seek something different from their career journeys.
...we are curious.
O’Melveny is a community of life-long learners. Curiosity and client service fuel a continuous quest for knowledge.
Our lawyers thrive on the challenges that our clients present and finding new ways to solve them. Our staff thrives on creating solutions that put O’Melveny at the forefront of technology, knowledge management, project management, talent development, and other areas.
… we are transparent.
We expect our leaders to provide frequent and honest communication about the state of the firm and plans for the future. We expect transparency from each other in the form of frank and timely feedback offering praise and constructive criticism.
An Award-Winning Workplace
- Named to the "A-List " for 7th Consecutive Year - The American Lawyer
- Best Law Firms to Work For (#1), Best Summer Program (#1), Best Firms for Overall Diversity (#3) - Vault
- 2018 Litigation Matter of the Year - Global Competition Review
- Most Innovative North American Law Firms - Financial Times
- Named a "Star" in most recent Litigation Department of the Year contest - The American Lawyer
- Leading Firm - Chambers USA, UK, Europe, and Asia-Pacific
- Best International Firm for Women in Business Law, Best International Mentoring Program - Euromoney Legal Media Group
- Leader in Client Relationships - BTI Consulting Group
- 50 Tier 1 Practice Rankings - Best Lawyers / US News Best Law Firms
- Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality - Human Rights Campaign
- "Outstanding" and "Highly Recommended" - GCR 100
- Best Law Firms for Women - Working Mother / Flex-Time Lawyers
- "A Fierce Player" / Three Practice Groups of the Year - Law360
- Best Workplaces for Millennials - Fortune
- Top Corporate Philanthropists - The Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington Business Journals
- Gold Standard Certification - Women in Law Empowerment Forum