Washington, D.C.’s role as a center of national and international policy makes it an essential location for global law firms. Foley Hoag’s Washington office is the base for many of the firm’s leading lawyers in its international litigation and arbitration and healthcare law practices. In addition, the firm has one of the only legal practices focused on corporate social responsibility.

Many of our Washington, D.C. lawyers have held prominent positions in U.S. government agencies and legislative committees. They include the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), and the Federal Interagency Coordinating Council for Children with Disabilities.

Foley Hoag lawyers specializing in international law have handled matters in forums such as the International Court of Justice in The Hague International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea.

Foley Hoag’s Washington, D.C. office is located in the heart of the business district, just three blocks north and west of the White House.