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Client Testimonial for law firms Caluwaerts Uytterhoeven and SWS Law Firm

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After almost two years and several marathon meetings, the attorneys at Caluwaerts Uytterhoeven and SWS Law Firm closed an M&A deal in Poland. The Belgian client provided the following feedback: “I would like to thank everyone for the support in our Polish adventure. Thanks to Marzena Buchowiecka of SWS Law Firm for the patience and her attendance and legal advice Read More

Client Testimonial for law firms Uchida & Samejima and Diazigareda

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“I hardly ever participated! I relied on the experience and coordination of two synchronized firms working in different jurisdictions. Thank you Uchida & Samejima for efficiently helping us in establishing our new operation in Japan and thanks DiazIgareda for facilitating a clear understanding of our needs abroad.” Santiago Matus. Chief Operations Officer of Baja Aqua-Farms, S.A. de C.V., a worldwide leader of bluefin tuna farming and Read More

3 LEI Firms Join Forces

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A long standing Levenbach client was working on an acquisition in the leisure industry, involving Denmark, Sweden and Germany. As soon as parties negotiated a heads of terms subject to the outcome of a due diligence investigation, the client requested Levenbach (Auke de Vries / Stephan Voermans) for a quote for assistance in the mentioned jurisdictions. After quick receipt and Read More

Practice Tip: Corporate Snapshot

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Fred Hutchison , Amalie Tuffin and Cammie Bright - Hutchison Our firm has developed a simple Excel workbook that we use as an electronic minute book and a quick reference for the current status of each client company.  The workbook gives us a snapshot of the company and that’s what we call it, the Corporate Snapshot. It begins with the Read More

CLIENT TESTIMONIAL: “A VERY POSITIVE IMPRESSION”

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A German manufacturer of automotive parts and with corporate ties to Russian companies was asking ZIRNGIBL, Berlin (Markus Wiedemann) for a tax lawyer in Russia. Markus intermediated the contact to our LawExchange member KIAP, Moscow. After having had the first meeting with Mr. Andrey Zuykov, Head of KIAP Tax Practice, the client was very satisfied and told Markus that he Read More

POLISH – BELGIAN M&A TEAM

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During a year Belgian clients tried to reach an understanding concerning the sale of a 50% participation of a building company in Poland. After intervention of the Belgian attorneys at Caluwaerts Uytterhoeven the clients agreed to engage also the local counsel of SWS Law Firm in order to achieve a breakthrough in the discussion. A 7-hour meeting in Cracow resulted Read More

PROCOPIO BRINGS BROAD EXPERTISE TO A CLIENT IN NEED

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A longtime client of Procopio corporate law attorneys recently found itself facing the possibility of a union vote by its workforce. Although the company had never turned to Procopio for labor advice before, L&E Partner Tyler Paetkau of our Silicon Valley office was able to step in on short notice and set in motion a series of actions that led Read More

DIAZIGAREDA UPHOLDS CLIENT’S EXPECTATION OF EXCELLENCE

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A long-standing Gould & Ratner (Chicago, USA) client achieved great success when negotiating a transaction in Mexico. The grateful client provided the following feedback to Gould & Ratner leadership: “The only words that come to mind are “Gould & Ratner material.” As has been the case with every engagement with Gould & Ratner, Carlos Murillo of Diazigareda was the best Read More

CLIENT TESTIMONIAL: “HE SAVED MY BUSINESS”

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Friday evening, I (Fred Tannenbaum, Gould & Ratner, Chicago) was at a black tie event for the Economic Club of Chicago. At cocktails, a friend of mine strode across the crowded hall, bounded into my conversation with a big smile and arms outstretched, and said:  “Fred!  I want to give you a big hug. Your introduction to Jim Wholey was Read More

CLIENT TESTIMONIAL: “AN OUTSTANDING RESOURCE AND GREAT MEMBER OF LEI”

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"In addition to being 100% responsive, concise and business savvy, the Flynn O’Driscoll guys are remarkably efficient. They are an outstanding resource and great member of LEI.  Thanks for the referral." This involved a US private equity fund client, of Gould & Ratner (Chicago), buying a manufacturer of coloring samples used in housing and automotive markets. The target had an Irish subsidiary Read More