Conner & Winters attorneys have worked with multinational concerns, international air carriers, energy companies, insurers, manufacturers, international banks, and entrepreneurs on matters in a wide variety of countries. We have the practical experience to assist clients facing a myriad of issues that cross national borders to achieve client goals.
Business Structuring, Mergers and Acquisitions
Conner & Winters attorneys assist with all aspects of bringing complex international business transactions to fruition. The firm’s capabilities in this area include: evaluation of alternative business forms; assistance with due diligence activities; drafting and negotiation of merger and acquisition agreements; and preparation of formation documents (including shareholder agreements, operating agreements, and joint venture agreements). Our corporate and securities practice area page includes additional information.
Conner & Winters attorneys assist in the preparation and negotiation of loan, guarantee, and securitization documentation; structuring of commercial and standby letter of credit transactions; and support for project finance matters. Our banking and finance practice page includes additional information.
The firm’s attorneys provide clients with a wide variety of services relating to international trade, including preparation and review of purchase, sale, agency, distributorship, licensing and warranty agreements.
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
For clients who require a law firm with international litigation or alternative dispute resolution talent, Conner & Winters provides comprehensive and quality services. Our attorneys possess dispute resolution experience with mediation and arbitration in a myriad of foreign venues and tribunals, including the International Chamber of Commerce. Our attorneys also have participated in and/or managed litigation in foreign countries. We can assist U.S. companies in the interpretation and application of intricate laws ranging from issuing subpoenas to foreign nationals or entities to enforcement of arbitration awards and judgments. Our litigation practice page includes additional information.
Relationships and Resources
In order to further support our experienced counsel and to provide our clients with top-notch international legal services, Conner & Winters is part of TAGLaw, a global alliance of established and reputable law firms providing a full range of legal services worldwide. As a result, the members of Conner & Winters have contacts with leading lawyers in many countries and frequently assist clients with the selection of foreign local counsel. Thus, we can quickly coordinate the assignment of specific work to local counsel and monitor their performance of those assignments.