Established in 1931, Weil, Gotshal & Manges is a full-service law firm that operates through a network of more than 1,200 attorneys with offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. The firm offers a spectrum of legal services in mergers and acquisitions, antitrust, appellate, banking, finance, litigation, regulatory, global dispute resolution, intellectual property, international trade, capital markets, corporate governance and private equity matters. It has international capabilities and serves clients through its offices in Hong Kong, London, Paris, Washington and Houston. As a part of community service, Weil, Gotshal & Manges represents human rights violation cases, including Guantanamo Bay detainees and same-sex partnership rights, as well as public interest litigations for disabled New Yorkers. In addition, the firm has a partnership with the Ashoka Foundation, which offers legal assistance for public good.