Founded in 1942, Littler Mendelson is a full-service law firm. It operates through more than 600 attorneys and maintains over 40 offices. The firm specializes in cases related to class action, employee benefits, workplace safety and trade secrets. It also offers legal assistance in matters related to banking, commercial and industrial real estate and financial transaction. Littler Mendelson's additional practice areas include products and professional liability, labor and employment law, arbitration and mediation, workers' compensation, general negligence, commercial litigation, intellectual property, civil rights, patents copyrights and unfair competition. The firm serves the pharmaceutical, financial services, banking, and hospitality and leisure industries, as well as government and public sectors and insurance, manufacturing, transportation, media and retail markets. It maintains an office in Phoenix.