September 18, 2019

K&L Gates

K&L Gates LLP comprises approximately 2,000 lawyers who practice in fully integrated offices located on five continents: Anchorage, Austin, Beijing, Berlin, Boston, Brisbane, Brussels, Charleston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Doha, Dubai, Fort Worth, Frankfurt, Harrisburg, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Miami, Milan, Munich, Newark, New York, Orange County, Palo Alto, Paris, Perth, Pittsburgh, Portland, Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, San Francisco, São Paulo, Seattle, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Taipei, Tokyo, Warsaw, Washington and Wilmington. 

K&L Gates represents leading global corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals. Our practice is a robust full market practice — cutting edge, complex and dynamic, at once regional, national and international in scope. Over each of the last six years our revenues exceeded $1 Billion.

Our delivery of legal services is supported at both the individual office level and through nine firmwide practice areas: corporate and transactional; energy, infrastructure and resources; finance; financial services; intellectual property; labor, employment and workplace safety; litigation and dispute resolution; real estate; and regulatory and policy. Within each of these practice areas are subject matter and industry-based practice groups.

At K&L Gates, we are raising the bar regarding information technology within the legal industry. 

We are focused on providing innovative, value-driven solutions to lawyers that enhance profitability, workflow efficiency and client communications. We ensure our lawyers always have current technology and secure access to the technical resources required to deliver superior service to clients in a manner representative of our fully integrated global firm. 

Our investment and dedication to continuous improvement is predicated on industry-leading technologies and enhanced technology infrastructure with resilient networks, redundant data centers and virtualized computing power. Our technology infrastructure has been designed to leverage the power of the firm’s fully integrated legal platform and to extend the comprehensive knowledgebase of our lawyers located throughout our numerous interconnected offices. 

We are working toward placing the power of information into the hands of our lawyers through the use of mobile technologies in order to meet the diverse needs of our clients. Innovation without complexity is critical to our success whether a lawyer is in an office, at a client’s site or in the comfort of their home.

Contributing authors from K&L Gates:

 Michaela Moloney, Partner, Melbourne
Ms. Moloney has worked for a wide cross section of clients including employers in the public sector, health, education, retail, energy and manufacturing industries and has significant...
William J. Moltz, KL Gates, Industrial manufacturing lawyer, commercial facilities attorney
Of Counsel
William Moltz is of counsel in the firm’s Austin office. He concentrates his practice on general regulatory counseling relating to construction, operation, and compliance status of...
John Monroe, Lawyer, Melbourne
Mr. Monroe is a lawyer in the Labour, Employment and Workplace Safety team in our Melbourne office. He acts in employment, industrial and discrimination matters for a broad cross-section of...
Desiree F. Moore, KL Gates, intellectual property liability lawyer, entertainment litigation attorney
Desiree F. Moore concentrates her practice in a wide variety of complex commercial disputes, including intellectual property, entertainment, product liability, labor and employment, art law...
Olivia B. Mora Environmental & Energy Lawyer K&L Gates Law Firm
OVERVIEW Olivia Mora is an associate at the firm’s Houston office. She is a member of the oil, gas & resources practice group. PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND Ms. Mora served as a summer...
Rafał Morek Ph.D., KL Gates, Poland, Dispute Resolution Methods Lawyer, Arbitration Attorney
Dr. Rafal Morek is a partner in the firm’s Warsaw office. He has extensive experience in construction and dispute resolution. In both practices he is individually recommended by legal...
Philip J. Morgan, Investment Management Attorney, KL Gates Law Firm
Philip is a partner in the firm's Investment Management practice group and has wide experience in all aspects of law and regulation in the UK financial services industry.  He works closely...
Jake Morrison Complex Commercial Litigation Attorney
Jake Morrison is a litigator who concentrates his practice on complex commercial litigation. Mr. Morrison has assisted in the representation of clients in both state and federal court. His...
Aaron Morrow is a PTO-registered patent attorney with a background in biochemistry and biology and experience in all aspects of patent prosecution. His practice involves a broad range of...
Steve Morton, KL Gates, Statutory Development Lawyer, environmental permits attorney
Steve Morton is a partner in the firm’s Austin office. He has thirty years of experience obtaining necessary environmental permits, defending government or third-party claims before...


Paul W. Sweeney Jr., KL Gates, Consumer Fraud Lawyer, TCPA Attorney, Los Angeles office
Administrative Partner
Mr. Sweeney is a member of the Los Angeles office’s Commercial Litigation group, where he focuses his practices on handling complex business disputes. Mr. Sweeney has handled individual and...
John M. Sylvester, Insurance Coverage Litigation Attorney, KL Gates, Law Firm
Mr. Sylvester is a partner in the firm’s Pittsburgh office. He concentrates his practice in commercial litigation, with an emphasis in insurance coverage litigation and counseling. Mr....
Endre M. Szalay, KL Gates, Seattle, Washington, environmental law, CWA, NEPA, ESA, Environment Land and Natural Resources group
Endre Szalay is an associate in the Environment, Land and Natural Resources group in the Seattle office. His practice focuses on compliance counseling and litigation under a range of...
Dr. Izabela Szczygielska, KLGates, Employment lawyer
Izabela Szczygielska is a counsel in the firm's Warsaw office. She focuses her practice on a full spectrum of issues connected with employment law, including legal individual and collective...
Kevin Szu Tu, KL Gates Law Firm, Corporate Law Attorney
Kevin Szu-Tu is an associate in the firm’s New York office.


K&L Gates LLP has been selected for the 2018 NLR Go-To Thought Leadership award for their coverage of the Delaware Chancery Court on their Delaware Docket blog.  The attorney-authors at K&L Gates consistently cover Delaware Chancery Court developments and provide in-depth legal analysis of the Court’s decisions; identifying trends and unpacking the impact for NLR readers and the corporations they represent. You can subscribe to the K&L Gates blog, the Delaware Docket, here.