Stradling is the premier law firm for emerging growth companies in Orange County. Having begun in Orange County in 1975, the firm has grown along with the many industries that have flourished in this vibrant part of the country. The firm is heavily involved in the community, particularly in the growth of its technology and life sciences, retail and distribution companies that are so much a part of the Southern California business climate. The firm is also among the leading public finance law firms in the state. The firm has developed sophistcated practices to meet the needs of companies who no longer need to venture to Silicon Valley or Wall Street to be sure they have the best trained lawyers.