Farella Braun is a Northern California firm equipped to handle complex business transactions and disputes. The firm not only has a top-notch renewable energy practice, but it was also a law firm leader in becoming certified as a Green Business. As a regional firm with a national reach, Farella represents multinational corporations, privately owned entities, exempt organizations, and individuals in business transactions and complex litigation.
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Farella’s culture is a cordial and social one, with frequent firm events like a firm-sponsored lunch every Friday. Attorneys work hard on interesting matters that provide them with many career-building opportunities, though associates generally find their hours quite manageable. Partners and associates get along well, and associates are very grateful for how transparent the partnership is with them. While salary isn’t quite at market, many associates find this to be an acceptable tradeoff for their quality of life. The firm offers a fair number of wellness benefits, for both physical and mental health. Training is generally done by practice groups, and mentoring is fairly extensive. Partnership seems like a possibility for Farella associates, who are by and large optimistic about ...
With headquarters in Northern California, Farella Braun + Martel specializes in sophisticated transactions and complex commercial, civil, and criminal litigation. The firm and its attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers in America, Benchmark Litigation, Chambers USA, and Law360.
From Trolleys to Vines
Founded in 1962 as a three-lawyer firm in San Francisco, Farella Braun + Martel now has a legal team of more than 120 attorneys and a Napa Valley presence in St. Helena. A regional firm with a national reach, Farella represents multinational corporations, privately owned entities, exempt organizations, and individuals in business transactions and complex litigation. The firm has particular strengths in the technology, r...