Founded in 1883, Morrison & Foerster is one of the leading law firms in the United States. It offers a range of corporate, consumer, financial, construction and securities litigation services. The firm handles matters associated with will contests, joint ventures, document retention, mergers, contract disputes and trademark protection. Its clients include Pacific Gas and Electric Company, New York University, Capital One Financial Corporation, Wells Fargo Bank and Hershey Foods Corporation. The firm also offers retirement planning, asset protection, debt restructuring and bankruptcy filing services. In addition, it provides assistance in identifying, evaluating and addressing environmental risks related with the acquisition, sale and financing of real estate property and businesses. Morrison & Foerster has more than 15 branch locations, including San Diego.