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Eversheds Sutherland

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As a global top 15 law practice, Eversheds Sutherland provides the full range of legal services to a global client base ranging from small and mid-sized businesses to the largest multinationals, acting for 66 of the FTSE 100, 73 of the Fortune 100 and 119 of the Fortune 200. With more than 2,800 lawyers, Eversheds Sutherland operates in 69 offices in 34 jurisdictions across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. In addition, a network of more than 200 related law firms, including formalized alliances in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Africa, provide support around the globe. Eversheds Sutherland is a global legal practice and comprises two separate legal entities: Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP (headquartered in the UK) and Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP (headquartered in the US), and their respective controlled, managed, affiliated and member firms. For more information, visit

Main areas of practice: 

Capital markets: working with clients to access capital effectively and to structure transactions in compliance with an ever-changing regulatory framework, Eversheds Sutherland advises on all areas that touch on the capital markets, including corporate structuring and negotiations, mergers and acquisitions, public finance, securities registration, disclosure, tax, financing arrangements, use of derivatives and regulatory compliance.

Corporate: serving public and private companies in virtually every industry, with nearly every type of transaction, Eversheds Sutherland advises on general corporate matters, finance, mergers, acquisitions and other transformative transactions, corporate governance and compliance. From entrepreneurs to Fortune 200 companies, the firm has clients across a number of sectors.

Energy and infrastructure: advising clients on commercial, regulatory, credit and other issues arising from the purchase, sale, storage, exchange, financing, transportation and processing of all energy commodities, Eversheds Sutherland assists clients in complex transactions, intricate regulatory and compliance issues, and government enforcement matters.

Financial services: serving clients of leading insurance companies, broker-dealers, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds and other types of investment companies, business development companies, small business investment companies, banking and financial institutions, employee benefits plans and products, and real estate investment trusts. Services span legal, business and compliance issues.

Insurance: advising leaders in the insurance industry for more than 50 years. Immersed in insurance — from transformative transactions to essential operations — Eversheds Sutherland develops creative, business-oriented solutions in regulatory, mergers and acquisitions, finance, demutualizations, tax, litigation, reinsurance and captive insurance matters, among many others.

Intellectual property: many prominent global companies, entrepreneurs and start-up companies rely on Eversheds Sutherland for portfolio counseling, management and implementation for patent, trademark, dispute and licensing matters. The vast majority of Eversheds Sutherland IP lawyers are registered patent attorneys, and a significant number hold advanced degrees in technical fields.

Litigation: resolving disputes through many processes, including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, trial and appeal, and counseling on risk management and regulatory compliance. Eversheds Sutherland represents national and international clients across a number of industries.

Real estate: combining transactional and financial advice to help clients identify opportunities, propose creative solutions and handle complex tax and regulatory issues. Eversheds Sutherland works in virtually every state and major market, and its international deals span the globe.

Tax: serving as tax counsel to many of the world’s most prominent corporations – including more than 35 of the Fortune 100 – in every area of federal, international, state and local tax law. More than 100 lawyers represent taxpayers in every area of taxation.

  • Managing Partner and Co-Chief Executive Officer

  • Mark D Wasserman

  • Number of Partners: 175+
  • Number of Other Fee-Earners: 260+

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