Munger, Tolles & Olson Named Law360 California Powerhouse

Munger, Tolles & Olson was named a 2017 California Powerhouse by Law360 – one of only six California firms recognized among those that “shined brightest in 2017.”

In its Oct. 10, 2017 profile, Law360 highlighted Munger, Tolles & Olson’s innovative representation of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, several prominent Hollywood studios, and Snap, describing how the firm’s client base has diversified along with the economy during the past 55 years. The story noted that Munger, Tolles & Olson regularly “finds itself defending unconventional clients against recently enacted laws.”

Law360 also showcased Munger, Tolles & Olson’s representation of Airbnb and “elegant solution” in its challenge to a San Francisco ordinance that required all host-users to register with the city as short-term rentals or face stiff financial penalties.

In addition, Law360 highlighted the firm’s distinct culture that features a nonhierarchical structure and family-friendly benefits, and empowers younger lawyers by giving them courtroom experience early in their careers.