Firm History

History

The founding partners of Hunton & Williams prided themselves on excellence and
hard work. Their values of integrity and client service have stood as cornerstones
of the firm for more than a century.

History

Since the firm’s founding in 1901, Hunton & Williams lawyers have played leading roles in historic events and landmark cases that have shaped the legal systems in the United States and around the world. The firm has been among the first to argue a case or chart a course under many new regulatory regimes. Hunton & Williams also leads the way in community service and pro bono representation.