Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP is one of the world’s leading international law firms. The Firm was established in 1884 and has more than 900 lawyers. Headquartered in New York with offices in Beijing, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Palo Alto, São Paulo, Seoul, Tokyo and Washington, D.C., the Firm provides coordinated legal advice to clients around the globe. Our focus on client needs is the hallmark of our practice and we devote to our clients the legal talent and skill of our lawyers with a commitment to hard work, excellence and integrity. We offer straightforward, pragmatic advice and our lawyers understand not only the intricacies of the legal issues in any particular matter, but also how those issues impact each client’s overall business.