Gurley Herbert is a commercial litigation, construction and surety boutique law firm with a national and international reach. Gurley Herbert responsiveness and personal service of a boutique law firm, while executing the quality and attention to detail that are the hallmarks of large firms.
We provide solutions, not just legal services. Our mission is to deliver the highest quality legal services possible while maintaining a constant focus on the client’s goals and financial parameters. Gurley Herbert's fundamental approach to practicing the law is to work smarter and harder for our carefully chosen clients so that we may give each client the unequivocal attention they deserve.
Our clients’ success is the measure of our success. We attribute our longstanding and successful relationships with our clients based on our ability to help them consistently meet their legal and business objectives in a timely and cost-effective manner. A successful result requires more than a traditional strategy, and our counsel is innovative and solution oriented to meet the challenges of today’s business environment.
We are reasonable, but professionally aggressive. We do not begin the prosecution or defense of a case without knowing how it may be resolved, allowing us to approach negotiations with an innovative and thoughtful mindset. However, although we strive to find solutions that help our clients avoid disputes, if they do arise, we have a long track record of successful litigation in federal and state courts. Our objective is to fully understand a client’s situation, develop practical solutions and implement the best solution — whether through negotiation, mediation, arbitration or litigation.
We know our clients’ business. By virtue of the background and expertise of its talented lawyers and professional support staff, Gurley Herbert is able to effectively and efficiently represent its clients in the areas of complex commercial litigation, construction law and surety law. Our lawyers are handpicked to bring specific skills and experiences to the table — top law school graduates, “big firm” backgrounds, extensive training and certifications in litigation and in alternative dispute resolution, significant experience in the construction industry and significant experience in the trial and appellate courts, both federal and state. Additionally, our lawyers are well equipped to deal with the reality of today’s business industry. Many of our attorneys have founded or served in an executive or board of director capacity for non-legal businesses or non-profits.
Our clients include Fortune 500 companies and span across a broad range of industries, and we provide these services to our clients throughout the United States.