Houston, Texas (PRWEB) May 21, 2014
Lex Mundi’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to admit Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC as the exclusive member firm for the State of West Virginia.
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC is a full-service, regional law firm serving local, national and international businesses. Founded in 1864, Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC has offices in Charleston, Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia; Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and Roanoke, Virginia.
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC has been widely recognized for its prominent and successful litigation practice and experience handling sophisticated and high-profile corporate transactions. The firm’s clients include Fortune 500™ companies with thousands of employees, as well as family owned businesses.
Carl Anduri, President of Lex Mundi, commented, "Lex Mundi is pleased to welcome Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC as the exclusive member firm for West Virginia. The firm has a well-deserved reputation for excellence and for providing great value to its clients. With the addition of Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, we expand the knowledge and experience available through Lex Mundi’s World Ready network."
Michael Basile, Managing Member of Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC stated, “Through 150 years of client focus, we at Spilman have found that the only way to shape what comes next is to create it. And as we chart our course through Spilman’s next 150 years, we are excited about our new affiliation with Lex Mundi, which we consider to be a perfect example of our commitment to explore innovative opportunities for the benefit of our clients. Lex Mundi represents a network of excellence and a powerful resource to aid us in delivering additional value to our clients, both nationally and abroad. We are honored to be a part of this distinguished group.”
About Lex Mundi
Lex Mundi is the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries. Lex Mundi member firms offer clients preferred access to more than 21,000 lawyers worldwide – a global resource of unmatched breadth and depth. Each member firm is selected on the basis of its leadership in – and continued commitment to – its local market. The Lex Mundi principle is one independent firm for each jurisdiction. Firms must maintain their level of excellence to retain membership within Lex Mundi.
Through close collaboration, information-sharing, training and inter-firm initiatives, the Lex Mundi network is an assurance of connected, on-the ground expertise in every market in which a client needs to operate. Working together, Lex Mundi members are able to seamlessly handle their clients’ most challenging cross-border transactions and disputes.
Member law firms are located throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean and North America. Through Lex Mundi’s nonprofit affiliate, the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation, members also provide pro bono legal assistance to social entrepreneurs around the globe.