Foley is a global leader in advising automotive suppliers, OEMs, advanced automotive and mobility companies, and the private equity and venture capital providers who fund them on all aspects of their businesses, including formation, intellectual property development, government relations and regulatory compliance, growth initiatives, investments, cybersecurity, and more. 

With a range of capabilities stemming from the senior team members’ diverse backgrounds, Foley is well positioned to support your needs. We have the industry knowledge to deliver comprehensive legal solutions that are client-driven, industry-focused, and grounded in real-world experience. Foley combines powerful national resources with a local focus to deliver business and legal insight. You will be supported by a dedicated team focused on excellence in legal expertise, client service, responsiveness, and the highest ethical standards.

Automotive Industry Team

One year ago, the automotive industry was swiftly and seriously impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This disruption, in addition to the new administration, continues to present a variety of fresh issues. Foley’s Automotive Industry Team has prepared its annual white paper highlighting 10 comprehensive areas of focus that examine the key trends that companies working in the automotive sector should be mindful of in the year ahead.

Click here to view a PDF of the Top Legal Issues Facing the Automotive Industry in 2021 report.

Clients know and trust our experience to manage their risk and enhance the value of their supply chain in a complex, international environment. We will work as your strategic partner to provide a business-focused and results-oriented approach to supply chain issues and disputes.

Accelerating Trends: Assessing the Supply Chain in a Post-Pandemic World

Committed team tracking the ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the automotive industry. For latest updates, visit

Connected Cars and Autonomous Vehicles Survey – We provide insight into how automakers, suppliers, start-ups and technology companies are responding in the midst of groundbreaking innovation in the development of connected cars and autonomous vehicles.

Driving the Future of Automotive Technology program – Foley’s annual automotive technology program in Silicon Valley that attracts industry leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, and legal advisors seeking to gain insights into the technology, investments, and regulatory changes affecting autonomous and electric vehicles. Click here for event details.

Powering the Future: Commercial opportunities and legal developments across the EV batteries lifecycle – Foley co-published a white paper with Linklaters regarding electric vehicle and battery developments in Europe, China and the United States.

Auto Show Program – Foley’s annual Auto Show program in conjunction with the opening of the North American International Auto Show in which industry executives share their perspectives on emerging legal and business developments for the automotive industry. Foley’s 2019 program was entitled, Navigating the Road Ahead ... Are You ready?.

Nationally Ranked – Recognized by Chambers: USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for our work with automotive companies – from the largest companies with most recognizable names to emerging companies hoping to revolutionize the industry.

Award Winning Blog – Foley’s Dashboard Insights blog was listed in the ABA Journal’s “Blawg 100,” its annual roundup of the most compelling blogs for a legal audience.

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