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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

COMPANY FORMATION IN POLAND

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SWS Strykowski Wachowiak limited partnership Law Firm (Poland) received a request from American Client seeking incorporation of its company (where one of the Partner is Irish company) under Polish law. All specific information, requirements and legal steps which must have been met in order to set up a company in Poland have been communicated to the Client and they have Read More

HELPING SPANISH COMPANY WITH REGISTRATION IN ANOTHER COUNTRY

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SWS Strykowski Wachowiak Law Firm limited partnership (Poland) had a unique opportunity to help Spanish Client with legal registration of its employees in our country, Poland. It is worth to mention that our Client - foreign employer has not set up its legal seat in Poland nor has representative office here. Our Law Firm has instructed Spanish Client on legal procedure Read More

SUCCESSFUL COLLABORATION BETWEEN HOLDING REDLICH AND ROBERT WANG & WOO

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Bruce Duncan of nextmedia Pty Ltd was very pleased with the response he received from Robert Wang & Woo in Singapore following a referral from partner Darren Pereira of Holding Redlich (Australia), on the acquisition of media businesses in Singapore and Hong Kong. He says he worked very closely with Yolanda Lee and Linus Ng and found them very professional.    They Read More