Fenwick & West Ranks Among Top U.S. Law Firms for Cleantech

June 21, 2011 (Mountain View, CA) – Fenwick & West LLP is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Cleantech Law Firms in the U.S. for 2011 by CleanTechies, a leading online cleantech destination, green career site and environmental business network.

In its report, CleanTechies credited Fenwick with its long history of working alongside a broad range of clean technology and renewable energy companies, from entrepreneurs to large, multimillion dollar companies.

"This recognition demonstrates our commitment to clean technology companies and investors, and further establishes our firm as a leading provider of legal solutions to this exciting and innovative industry," says Mark S. Ostrau, Co-Chair of Fenwick's Cleantech Practice Group. "This is particularly rewarding because cleantech’s promise matches principles that are core to our firm, which has long been committed to reducing consumption and promoting reuse and recycling," he added.

About Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West provides comprehensive legal services to technology and life sciences clients of national and international prominence. Fenwick is committed to providing innovative, cost-effective and practical legal services that focus on global technology industries and issues. We have built internationally recognized practices in a wide spectrum of tax, litigation, corporate and IP areas. We have also received praise for our innovative use of technology, our pro bono work and diversity efforts. We differentiate ourselves by having a deep understanding of our clients' technologies, industry environments and business needs.