Operational for more than 150 years, McCarter & English is one of the leading law firms in the United States. It offers corporate governance, dispute resolution, portfolio monitoring, contract negotiation, and real estate planning and administration services. The firm also handles matters associated with trust formation, employment discrimination, creditors rights, partnership agreements, and mergers and acquisitions. It serves clients in the retail, telecommunications, health care, corporate, energy, real estate and insurance sectors. In addition, the firm provides assistance for debt restructuring, wealth management, immigration, securities compliance, medical malpractice, and product and premises liability issues. McCarter & English has branch locations in various cities, including Boston, Philadelphia, New York City and Hartford, Conn.