Founded in 1945, Bracewell & Giuliani is a full-service law firm that provides client services in various practice areas. The firm employs more than 400 attorneys. Its practice areas include bankruptcy, alternative dispute resolution, appellate cases, business and corporate law, commercial finance, construction law, financial and estate planning, health care and environmental law. Additionally, Bracewell & Giuliani deals in intellectual property, labor and employment, real estate, mergers and acquisitions, taxation law, insurance claims, venture capital and higher education litigation. Its clients include individuals, publicly traded and privately held companies, public and quasi-public agencies, governmental entities, public utilities, financial institutions, hospitals and health care organizations, colleges and universities, and nonprofit organizations and associations. Bracewell & Giuliani maintains several locations, including Dallas.