Founded in 1868, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman is a full-service law firm that provides a range of legal services. It serves the energy, financial service, real estate and technology industries. The firm s business department offers entity formation, expansion, project finance, alternative investing and agreement outsourcing services to emerging, middle-market and multinational clients. Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman offers corporate, security, finance and Internet protocol transaction services to the banking, insurance, life sciences and retail sectors. It offers legal services in matters related to asset finance, business process outsourcing, media and telecommunications, nuclear energy, oil and gas, international trade and information technology outsourcing practices. The firm additionally represents clients in advertising and sweepstakes law, insolvency and restructuring, intellectual property, international trade, antitrust and competition, and arbitration and alternative dispute resolution.