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White & Case LLP

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5 OLD BROAD STREET, LONDON, EC2N 1DW, ENGLAND
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The firm: By size, the office is among the largest law firms in the City and serves a broad mix of clients, including banks and other financial institutions, global corporates and sovereigns. With a longstanding presence in the markets that matter today, the firm’s on-the-ground experience, cross-border integration and depth of local, US and English-qualified lawyers help clients work with confidence in any one market or across many.

Types of work undertaken:Antitrust: clients count on the extensive experience of the firm’s lawyers in litigation against government authorities or private parties, counselling on delicate questions and comprehensive worldwide coverage of merger control regimes.

Asset finance: White & Case is a recognised leader in global leasing, asset-based financing and structured financial transactions, and has pioneered tax, legal and financial structures used worldwide.

Banking: the firm represents major banks worldwide, providing guidance on acquisition finance, commercial lending, project finance, bankruptcy and debt restructurings, and regulatory compliance.

Capital markets: clients worldwide benefit from the firm’s capabilities in equity and debt offerings, sovereign issues, high-yield debt, securitisations, derivatives, investment funds, and regulatory and broker-dealer matters.

Commercial litigation: clients entrust the firm with their ‘must-win matters’ – disputes in which huge sums, invaluable patents and brands, and even company survival are at stake; and it has won major trials and appeals for clients in an array of industries.

Financial restructuring and insolvency: White & Case represents clients in all aspects of restructurings, workouts and insolvency matters, including transactional and litigation matters, in multiple jurisdictions and a wide range of industries.

Intellectual property: the firm’s lawyers protect clients’ innovations and creative works, offering advice on patents, copyrights, IP audits, licensing and merchandising, sourcing and technology, and privacy and data protection.

International arbitration: White & Case is the only leading global law firm with large, long-established arbitration teams in New York, Washington, DC, London, Paris and Stockholm and strength in other key cities, including Frankfurt, Warsaw, Moscow, Miami, Seoul, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo. Its practitioners advise under virtually any substantive law worldwide.

M&A: White & Case is among the world’s leading law firms in mergers and acquisitions. It advises corporations, financial institutions and private equity firms across a variety of industries, in all manner of complex cross-border and domestic M&A transactions. Its M&A lawyers are leading practitioners in all major jurisdictions around the world.

Private equity: White & Case’s financial sponsor practice has a truly global reach, with market-leading service offerings in New York, London and Hong Kong, as well as fully integrated, full-service private equity practices in the entire EMEA region. It represents numerous pre-eminent large-cap and mid-market sponsors, as well as their portfolio companies, in their domestic and cross-border transactions.

Pro bono: a recognised global leader in the innovation and impact of its work, it is one of the largest providers of pro bono legal services in the world and focuses on three core areas: access to justice for the indigent, advancing the rule of law and serving organisations with a social or environmental mission.

Project finance: an innovator in project finance, energy and infrastructure law, the firm offers market-leading advice on project structuring and development, financing, government regulation, M&A, and construction, across several sectors, including oil and gas, power, infrastructure, telecommunications, and mining and metals.

Tax: White & Case’s tax lawyers and advisors provide timely, effective advice on evolving tax law and policies and supply clients with innovative, practical approaches to minimise tax liabilities.

Trade: the interdisciplinary, full-service global trade practice helps clients manage the risks and maximise the opportunities associated with the increasing regulation of international trade

White-collar: White & Case defends clients, including large corporations and prominent individuals, in all phases of government investigations and criminal and civil enforcement proceedings.

Other offices: Abu Dhabi, Astana, Beijing, Berlin, Boston, Bratislava, Brussels, Cairo, Doha, Dubai, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hamburg, Helsinki, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Jakarta*, Johannesburg, Los Angeles, Madrid, Melbourne, Mexico City, Miami, Milan, Moscow, New York, Paris, Prague, Riyadh*, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo, Warsaw, Washington, DC *Associated firm

 

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