When was the firm established?
Buchalter was established in 1933.

What major industries does the firm represent?
The firm represents clients across industries that include aircraft, apparel, banking, entertainment, equipment leasing, health care, hospitality, finance, Internet, investment (venture capital, private equity, investment advisers and hedge funds) manufacturing, media and communications, mortgage, real estate, retail, securities, technology and transportation.

What distinguishes Buchalter from other law firms?
Buchalter teams with its clients to offer responsive and sophisticated legal services at affordable rates. This accountability and commitment to our clients and our work has created enduring relationships. Buchalter’s clients know that we are reliable and can be counted upon to be there when needed.

In what ways does the firm distinguish itself in the community?
Buchalter’s tradition of assisting the communities in which it practices began with the firm’s inception. It is our privilege to provide legal support to organizations and people who make a difference. Among the organizations and programs that the firm supports both financially and professionally are Public Law Center, Bet Tzedek, Habitat for Humanity, City of Hope, Boys and Girls Club, Verbum Dei, Buchalter Nemer Law Clerk Scholarship Program, Bar Assn of SF’s Volunteer Legal Services Program (VLSP) Family Law Assisted Self Help (FLASH) Project, and many others. Financial contributions are well in excess of $100,000 annually.