- About Us
A Legacy of Championing Our Clients' Success
We are a world leading firm, representing clients who lead the world.
At Vinson & Elkins, our people are our strongest asset. Collaborating seamlessly across 11 offices worldwide, we provide outstanding client service. Our lawyers are committed to excellence, offering clients experience in handling their transactions, investments, projects and disputes across the globe.
We make the business of our clients our business, and are recognized professionals in key industries driving our global economy forward. Our market-leading approach comes from our experience — experience gained from representing entrepreneurial innovators in their most important deals and disputes for over 100 years. Our commitment to excellence, coupled with our commercial approach to solving problems, allows us to collaborate with clients to achieve results.
Connecting with our communities is an important aspect of our firm culture. Vinson & Elkins lawyers and business professionals across the globe volunteer at charitable organizations and contribute their time, finances, and personal efforts to make a positive impact on those in need.
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- Chambers Latin America 2024 Guide Recognizes Vinson & Elkins Attorneys, International Arbitration PracticeRankings & AwardsAugust 24, 2023
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- ~700Lawyers Around the Globe
- 161Chambers Individual Lawyer Rankings in 2023
- 500+Charitable and Arts Organizations Supported
- 25K+Pro Bono Hours Annually Across Our Communities
A Century in the MakingSee Our History
More than a century ago, William A. Vinson and James A. Elkins were brought together by a shared desire—to create an enduring partnership of outstanding professionals that clients could rely upon for their legal needs.