Reed Smith LLP is an elite global law firm headquartered in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, with more than 1,700 lawyers in 27 offices throughout the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. In 2016, Reed Smith was listed by Law 360 as one of the top Global 20 Firms, which includes firms that have the biggest global presence and handle the largest, most groundbreaking international and cross-border matters. Its lawyers advise on all corporate and finance matters, litigation and other dispute resolution services, deliver regulatory counsel, and execute strategic domestic and cross-border transactions. The firm's London office is the firm's largest.
Reed Smith is an advisor to industries including financial services, life sciences, health care, advertising, technology and medial, shipping, energy and natural resources, real estate, manufacturing, and education.The firm counsels 13 of the world's 15 largest commercial and savings banks; 25 of the world's 35 largest oil and gas companies; and the world's three largest pharmaceutical distribution and wholesale companies. Reed Smith's shipping practice has been designated among the most preeminent in the world, and its advertising law practice is regarded as among the legal industry's finest.
In 2014, revenues at Reed Smith reached a record-breaking $1.15 billion. Profits per partner grew 6% to $1,200,000.00, while revenue per lawyer increased by 2% to $703,000.00.