Global law firm opens Tysons office
King & Spalding LLP to open its 22nd office
Atlanta-based global law firm King & Spalding LLP will open its 22nd office in Tysons, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) announced Tuesday.
Founded more than 130 years ago, King & Spalding employs more than 1,100 lawyers across 22 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The Tysons office will employ 25 people.
“Firms that bring global expertise in corporate law are absolutely essential for a strong business and technology ecosystem, so we are delighted to welcome King & Spalding to Fairfax County and Northern Virginia for its 22nd worldwide location,” FCEDA President and CEO Victor Hoskins said in a statement.
The firm’s office will be located at 1650 Tysons Blvd. and will be led by managing partner Charles Katz.
“Leveraging King & Spalding’s industry-leading financing, national security, international trade and regulatory practices furthers our ability to counsel clients during this period of uncertainty and opportunity,” Thomas J. Knox, King & Spalding partner and co-chair of the firm’s global technology industry practice, said in a statement.