K&L Gates is a fully integrated global law firm with lawyers located across five continents. We represent a broad array of leading global corporations and advise on various groundbreaking issues in the field of industry, in particular new technologies. We understand the numerous legal, regulatory, operational, and financial issues that manufacturing companies face and we are uniquely positioned to assist clients in addressing significant shifts in their operations and serve as their industry law firm. Our experience extends across a myriad of legal disciplines that directly impact companies in the manufacturing industry, such as cybersecurity; mergers and acquisitions; joint ventures; energy and infrastructure matters; labor and employment; data privacy; and intellectual property. We are also well-versed in key trends confronting our clients in the industry, such as the effect Internet industrialization can have on a manufacturer’s R&D, supply chain management, production, and sales.