Cooley Godward s attorneys are counselors, strategists and advocates for foremost private and public companies across a wide variety of industries and in all major technology fields. Its clients include entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, financial service organizations and research institutions. Currently, Cooley has approximately 450 attorneys practicing in more than 20 industries. The firm has nationally recognized expertise in protecting its clients' business interests and assets through timely prelitigation counseling and hard-fought adversarial proceedings. Cooley s litigation attorneys have extensive experience practicing before state and federal courts nationwide, as well as regulatory agencies and alternative dispute resolution forums. Cooley is as equally adept at representing a two-person start-up as it is Fortune 500 companies. Cooley Godward has office nationwide.