Media Center

Welcome to the Carlton Fields Media Center. Here, journalists can quickly access information about the firm.

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Kate Barth


Firm Overview

Carlton Fields has more than 300 attorneys and government and financial services consultants serving clients from offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New York, and Washington, D.C. The firm is known for its national litigation practice, including class action defense, trial practice, white-collar representation, and high-stakes appeals; its regulatory practice; and its handling of sophisticated business transactions and corporate counseling for domestic and international clients.


Fast Facts

Year founded 

Atlanta, HartfordLos Angeles, Miami, New YorkOrlando, Tallahassee, Tampa, Washington, DC, and West Palm Beach
Office locations 

Gary L. Sasso
Firm’s President and CEO 

Employees firmwide

Attorneys firmwide 

Government consultants firmwide

Financial services consultants firmwide

Firm ranked among the top 200 national law firms by American Lawyer 

Firm ranked among the top 250 national law firms by National Law Journal

Vault Super High Five
For seven years, the Vault Guide to the Top Law Firms ranked Carlton Fields as a top firm in the nation for Diversity. Reflective of the firm’s commitment to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace, Carlton Fields ranked first among U.S. firms for the sixth time as the Best Law Firm for “Overall Diversity," Diversity for Women," and Diversity for Minorities” in Vault’s annual survey of nearly 17,000 law firm associates. Additionally, the firm ranked first in the categories "Diversity-LGBT" and “Diversity-Disabilities.” The firm also ranked second in the category “Diversity for Veterans.” Vault provides inside information on careers with thousands of companies in dozens of industries. The annual law guide is known as the definitive career guide for today’s generation of law students and lawyers.