The USA is a key market and LeClairRyan is a significant addition to Transatlantic Law International.
London (PRWEB UK) 10 February 2015
LeClairRyan, a full service law firm with approximately 380 attorneys in 24 offices across the USA, has expanded its international activities by joining Transatlantic Law International, a global legal service group with affiliates in over 80 countries.
Based in London, United Kingdom, Transatlantic Law International (http://www.transatlanticlaw.com) is an innovator in global business law with over 3500 lawyers in independent affiliated firms worldwide. Since 2001, TALI has been a leader in delivering global legal services in new ways to companies and investors seeking growth and restructuring worldwide.
Membership of TALI is by invitation only and the organisation is comprised of full service highly reputed commercial law firms, known for their excellence in international, national and cross border issues in their own jurisdictions.
The firms have been selected based on their expertise and ability to work with clients effectively, in faster and more effective ways than traditional firms - with an emphasis on service delivery, cost control and experience.
In addition to business law, LeClairRyan has joined TALI’s global labor and employment law practice, Labor Law Plus™ (http://www.laborlawplus.com), a global legal resource providing integrated labor and employment law services in more than 80 countries worldwide, to the global legal and human resource communities.
Lee Albanese from LeClairRyan will be U.S. Team Coordinator for TALI in business law while James Anelli will be heading up the U.S. labor and employment practice. Both lawyers are listed in ‘The Best Lawyers in America®, 2012–2015’ in their respective fields.
Anelli commented, “Joining Transatlantic Law International makes perfect sense and supports our overall strategy of growing the business and seeking out opportunities in new markets. In an increasingly globalised business world, it is important to have access to legal knowledge in other jurisdictions. TALI gives us that in over 80 countries worldwide, allowing us to better serve our international clients across the full spectrum of legal services including labor and employment law.”
TALI’s founder and Director Erik Lazar said: “We are delighted that LeClairRyan has joined our Group. The USA is a key market and LeClairRyan is a significant addition to TALI. Their expertise and entrepreneurialism will further enhance the services TALI can provide. Through harnessing top rate legal teams such as LeClairRyan across multiple countries under one centrally managed global service system without the overhead and layers of traditional firms, we have shown that we can deliver global solutions more readily and achieve a tighter control of legal spend while providing faster and more effective service delivery, in a way that also relieves clients of the need to manage multiple legal relationships.”
For further information, please contact:
Christina Llames, Marketing Communications Manager
Mandy Brown, Business Affairs
Note to Editors
As a trusted advisor, LeClairRyan provides business counsel and client representation in corporate law and litigation. In this role, the firm applies its knowledge, insight and skill to help clients achieve their business objectives while managing and minimizing their legal risks, difficulties and expenses. With offices in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Washington, D.C., the firm has approximately 380 attorneys representing a wide variety of clients throughout the nation.
For more information about LeClairRyan, visit http://www.leclairryan.com.
About Transatlantic Law International and Labor Law Plus ™
Based in London and an operating for over a decade, Transatlantic Law International (TALI) is a global innovator in legal and business solutions with over 3500 lawyer in affiliated firms in over 80 countries worldwide.
TALI’s services cover a wide range of critical business law areas including among many other areas global mergers and acquisitions, corporate and commercial law, property and construction, leasing, litigation and claims management, labor and employment law, complex trade and regulatory advice, technology, telecommunications, energy and power, and all other major business law requirements for major multinationals and growing companies seeking to expand or restructure internationally.
The Labor Law Plus™ service harnesses the abilities of dedicated teams of expert L&E counsel worldwide from highly ranked independent law firms under a centrally managed single service platform providing services under one set of global terms and conditions, with central management, one stop billing and an innovative value based fee system which controls cost and delivers value at the same time.