Benesch is a business law firm with offices in Cleveland, Columbus, Indianapolis, Philadelphia, Shanghai, White Plains and Wilmington. Benesch is dedicated to building a deep understanding of our clients, their businesses and their industries. We develop client-focused teams to ensure first class legal service, view business issues from our clients' perspective and assist in discovering the best legal services to address our clients' needs, drawing upon the strengths of diverse, knowledgeable and experienced lawyers. The firm services national and international clients that include public and private, middle market and emerging companies as well as private equity funds, entrepreneurs, non-profit organizations, trusts and estates.

The 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, which describes itself as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the U.S. and establishes a system that ranks firms based upon the number of attorneys selected in designated areas, named 52 Benesch attorneys as Best Lawyers in America®.

Our practice areas include Business Succession Planning & Wealth Management, China, Commercial Finance & Banking, Corporate & Securities, Executive Compensation & Benefits, Insolvency & Creditors' Rights, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Litigation, Public Finance, Public Law, Real Estate & Environmental and Tax. Some of the industries the firm concentrates in include Private Equity, Banking, Health Care, Polymers, Transportation & Logistics, Energy & Natural Resources, Shale Oil & Gas, Construction, Not-for-Profit and School Law.

Our attorneys serve as trusted counselors, advocates, and partners in all aspects of a legal or business issue. We are proud of the client relationships we have developed and work hard to maintain them. Above all else, we take a results oriented, innovative approach to practicing law and are committed to assisting our clients to achieve their goals.

Our firm is committed to providing the most effective and innovative legal and related advisory services to our clients. We focus on serving dynamic middle market and emerging growth companies and selectively providing specialty services nationwide.

To best meet our obligations to help our clients, each other and ultimately the firm succeed, we work in a collegial environment. Benesch’s attorney group is a multi-dimensional collection of people from diverse law schools, ethnic backgrounds, religions and even prior careers. We believe that a diverse workplace enhances and energizes the firm and makes it an interesting place to work. More information on our diversity efforts can be found on our main website.

For a complete listing of firm management, client service standards, our core values and more, please check out the About Us section of the firm's main website.