Pedersen & Houpt provides a range of legal and business counseling services. The firm employs more than 35 attorneys who represent individuals, large and small businesses, third-party administrators, public entities and nonprofit associations. Its practice areas include class action suits, workers compensation, bankruptcy, real estate litigation, commercial contracts, product liability, employment discrimination, mergers and acquisitions, domestic relations, business fraud and personal injuries. Pedersen & Houpt also deals with issues concerning commercial finance, insurance coverage, commercial and business litigations, labor and employment, premise liability, corporate transactions, intellectual property, medical malpractice, taxation, environment law and toxic tort. It publishes online newsletters and maintains a presence in Chicago.