White & Case LLP is an international law firm based in New York City. The firm was founded in New York in 1901 and has grown into one of the world's leading law firms. White & Case is well known for its expertise in M&A, international arbitration, project finance, and litigation (including IP litigation). In 2016, White & Case was ranked #1 in the world in M&A league tables and #1 for international arbitration by the Global Arbitration Review. White & Case has 40 offices in 28 countries around the world, including China, Japan, Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. White & Case clients include many of the world's most respected and well-established companies, technology and other start-ups, governmental organizations and state-owned entities.