Founded in 1912, Dorsey & Whitney is one of the largest law firms in the United States. It operates several offices in the U.S. and other countries. Dorsey & Whitney employs more than 600 lawyers and 850 support staff. Its practice areas include antitrust litigation, real estate, environmental and land use, construction, white-collar criminal defense and personal injury litigation. Additionally, Dorsey & Whitney provides legal services in the areas of commercial and business law, consumer class action, employment law, insurance, professional malpractice and taxation law. It publishes newsletters and organizes several seminars and events. Dorsey & Whitney offers various pro bono services and participates in several fundraising activities. It maintains a location in Palo Alto, Calif.