1700 K Street, NW
1700 K Street, NW
The firm's Washington, D.C., office serves the legal needs of technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises, providing specialized services that emphasize the unique characteristics of the nation's capital. The office has substantial experience before major federal agencies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, the Department of Commerce, the Department of State, the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and the Federal Communications Commission.
Our corporate experience includes facilitating the formation of technology and growth start-ups; negotiating venture capital financing; advising on complex technology and business transactions, including strategic alliances and joint ventures; preparing companies for initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and mergers and acquisitions; and addressing related tax issues.
Our fund formation practice represents venture and growth equity funds, as well as private equity and hedge funds, in all aspects of their formation, fund raising, investments, and operations. We also represent family offices and other institutional investors in connection with their investments into private funds. In addition, our financial regulatory lawyers regularly represent financial technology companies and financial services firms in sophisticated regulatory, transactional, and product development matters. We also provide regulatory advice to broker-dealers, investment advisers, and other regulated financial entities.
Our blockchain and cryptocurrency practice is at the forefront of the token, coin and ICO (initial coin offering) market. We represent companies that raise money through token offerings, and advise companies and others that want to invest in token offerings. In addition, our attorneys advise service providers to companies issuing tokens, and form and advise cryptocurrency funds.
Our litigation and counseling practices focus nationally on issues related to antitrust and trade, securities defense, corporate governance, intellectual property, export controls and economic sanctions, and privacy and data protection.
Several of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati's D.C. practitioners have held senior positions at U.S. federal agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission, the Department of Justice, the United States Patent and Trademark Office, the Department of Commerce, and the Federal Communications Commission. The office also includes attorneys with significant appellate experience and familiarity with the Eastern District of Virginia's "Rocket Docket."
Our D.C. clients include companies in the telecommunications, software and computer networking, homeland security, food service, finance, and life sciences sectors. These enterprises range from Fortune 100 corporations to start-ups facing special challenges that can benefit from our particular expertise.
Through the seamless integration of all Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati offices, we leverage the institutional experience and resources of the entire firm to provide high-quality services to clients. Our proprietary collaborative systems give our attorneys immediate access to the firm's collective expertise and knowledge, enabling them to respond quickly with effective solutions for our clients.
Transportation and Directions
The metro stops located closest to Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati's Washington, D.C., office are Farragut North (on the Red Line) and Farragut West (on the Orange and Blue lines). Click here to access a Washington Metro system map. Union Station is located two miles east of the office.
Parking is available for a fee at the following garages located near the office:
Central Parking System
900 17th Street Northwest
1025 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
1707 L Street Northwest #1
Central Parking System
1050 17th Street Northwest
1750 K Street Northwest
1776 K Street Northwest