Rooted in a rich history from the 1860 California Gold Rush until today, Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys have been at the forefront of the legal profession: committing to the success of our clients and to the well being of our communities.

The firms of Kilpatrick & Cody in Atlanta and Petree Stockton in Winston-Salem merged their well established firms in early 1997 to form Kilpatrick Stockton. On January 1, 2011, Kilpatrick Stockton and Townsend and Townsend and Crew merged to form Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP. Townsend's history is inextricably linked with the evolution of technology in the U.S. and around the world. Their history mirrors that of Silicon Valley and other technology regions throughout the U.S., bringing solutions to technical problems that the law could never have anticipated.

Together, Kilpatrick Townsend creates a premier firm capable of responding to client requests for expanded legal capabilities throughout the U.S. and abroad.

Experience Highlights

Defended copyright challenge of Google's Book Search project

The firm served as lead counsel for Google Inc., in defending copyright infringement lawsuits brought by the Author’s Guild, et al., and more

$280 million senior-secured credit facilities to a manufacturing company
Represented a bank as lead agent and lender in connection with the provision of $280 million senior-secured credit facilities to a manufacturing more
NBC Universal Inc. v. NBCUNIVERSAL.COM
Obtained summary judgment in an in rem action regarding the domain name NBCUniversal.com, which was registered to a Korean national using a more
Environmental counsel to private equity fund investing in redevelopment of contaminated property
Have provided environmental counsel to a private equity fund in connection with regulatory, liability transfer and insurance issues relating to the more