Founded in 1901, Hunton & Williams is a law firm that maintains more than 15 office locations in the United States, Europe and Asia. With a staff of over 1,000 attorneys, it offers legal assistance with matters regarding asset securitization, intellectual property, trade secrets, product liability and mass tort, bankruptcy and creditors rights, and admiralty and maritime law. The firm s lawyers handle cases related to class actions, defamation, employee benefits, immigration law, antitrust issues, franchising and distribution, and mergers and acquisitions. Hunton & Williams also represents clients in issues concerning investment disputes, alternative dispute resolution, corporate restructuring, toxic tort, and constitutional and voting rights. Its attorneys are members of the Virginia Bar Association, Maritime Law Association and American Bar Association. The firm maintains one of its office locations in Norfolk, Va.