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Increasingly, businesses operate on a global basis, and their transactions are impacted by the regulatory laws of several countries. To meet the many needs of such businesses, Lane Powell has organized its International Business and Investment Practice Group.


Services Available

Members of the International Business and Investment Practice Group provide a full range of legal services to clients that have international activities. The Firm provides legal representation in: independent sales representative agreements; joint ventures; strategic alliances; licensing and other forms of proprietary protection; distribution arrangements; the establishment, financing and operation of foreign branches and subsidiaries; international business negotiations; the structuring, acquisition and disposition of real estate investments; the handling of international disputes; trade regulation; compliance with U.S. securities and export laws; immigration matters; trademark, copyright and other intellectual property matters; and all aspects of international and domestic tax law matters.

Lane Powell has broad experience in handling international matters, representing clients from many countries including Canada, the United Kingdom, Japan, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Peoples Republic of China, Israel and Taiwan. We also advise numerous domestic clients in connection with their investments and business activities outside the United States. The Firm has language capabilities in more than 20 languages including Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Chinese (Mandarin), Korean and Russian.

In addition to its international experience, Lane Powell has developed close working relationships with a number of quality law firms in major financial centers around the world. Such resources enable us to provide assistance to clients wherever their business operations or investments may take them.