One of the top US corporate-transactions law firms, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher also practices in such areas as labor and employment, crisis management, litigation, public policy, real estate, tax, and white-collar defense and investigations. The firm has about 1,000 lawyers working from more than 15 offices in California, Colorado, Texas, and various financial capitals worldwide. The firm also has a significant presence in Washington, DC. Along with multinational companies, Gibson Dunn clients include commercial and investment banks, government entities, individuals, and startups. The firm was founded in 1890.