Venable is a full-service law firm that operates through a network of more than 600 lawyers. The firm serves corporate, institutional and individual clients worldwide through its offices in Washington, California, Maryland, Virginia and New York. It offers legal advisory and representation services in a variety of practice areas, such as corporate and business law, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, government affairs, financial services, appellate litigation and antitrust. Additionally, it offers legal consultation in employee benefits and compensation, corporate finance and securities, trusts and estates, trademark and domain names and patent litigation matters. Venable represents several national and multinational companies, including financial institutions, manufacturing units, pharmaceuticals manufacturers and information technology firms. The firm maintains an office in Washington, D.C.