Atlanta - McDermott Will & Emery



A US high-tech urban center with rapid growth and home to numerous Fortune 500 companies, Atlanta stands as a southeast innovation hub with a notably diverse economy. Our Atlanta office takes inspiration from the vibrant city, supporting our clients, across the United States and the world, in achieving their global aspirations.

Our Atlanta lawyers advise:

  • Some of the world’s largest brands in complex, multi-jurisdictional M&A transactions (including in emerging markets) and the formation, governance and unwinding of cross-border joint ventures
  • Leading technology and life sciences innovators in complex litigation, including patent infringement, trade secret and antitrust/unfair competition cases
  • Companies on complex, international legal issues associated with cybersecurity breaches and compliance, data privacy compliance and data, technology, cloud and outsourcing transactions

We have experience representing clients across a wide range of industries, including healthcare, finance, technology, insurance, agribusiness, manufacturing and consumer goods, and more.

Many of our lawyers are recognized by publications such as Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA and The Legal 500 United States for consistent, high-quality counsel. As part of a global, full-service law firm, the lawyers of our Atlanta office are prepared to support clients across their legal needs.

Sam Snider is the managing partner of the Firm’s Atlanta office.


We combine personal passions with industry and legal prowess to deliver for our clients every day.