Our International practice represents United States-based clients in the conduct of their businesses in other countries and foreign-based clients in their operations in the United States.
Our extensive experience in handling international business transactions and import/export transactions allows us to advise our clients in connection with their international distribution arrangements, distributorship agreements, and sales representation agreements anywhere in the world, as well as in connection with acquisitions, divestitures, and joint ventures.
One important element of our international service offering is our office in London, England. Our London presence allows us to serve our clients’ interests throughout the European Union. Additionally, our native Chinese and Korean attorneys regularly assist domestic clients with matters in Asia and Asian clients with matters in the United States. Numerous bilingual attorneys provide services for transactions in other parts of the world.
Our memberships in TerraLex® and World Services Group further enhance the geographic reach of our international practice. One of the largest global networks of independent law firms, TerraLex® consists of 150 law firms in almost 100 countries. We are the exclusive member of TerraLex® in Missouri. World Services Group is an international organization of multi-disciplinary services providers with more than 15,000 professionals spanning over 120 countries. We are the exclusive law firm member of World Services Group in both Missouri and Nebraska. These memberships ensure our clients instant access to leading professionals around the world.
Complementing our international transactions practice, our large and experienced litigation group can resolve disputes practically anywhere in the world, through international mediation, arbitration or litigation. Our insolvency litigation team is recognized worldwide for its success in tracing assets and collecting judgments internationally.
Our International practice provides assistance in the following areas:
5.0/5.0 Review for J.Y. Miller by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 09/23/14 in Defense Litigation
J.Y. Miller is an excellent all around lawyer who is exceptionally competent as well as very attendant to the clients' needs.
5.0/5.0 Review for David Michael Buffo by a Member on 08/31/14 in Litigation
I have known Dave professionally and personally for 9 years. He is a fine lawyer and a fine person.
5.0/5.0 Review for Mr. W. Stephen Cockerham on 08/30/17 in Labor and Employment.
Stephen is a exceptional labor & employment attorney. Whenever I have an issue or a question that I don't know how to address, I email or call Stephen and he is incredibly responsive. He either knows the way a situation needs to be handled, or he w... Read more
Stephen is a exceptional labor & employment attorney. Whenever I have an issue or a question that I don't know how to address, I email or call Stephen and he is incredibly responsive. He either knows the way a situation needs to be handled, or he will research and find out. He always leaves me with the necessary tools in order for me to effectively fulfill my job including either documents or notes on how to lead a difficult discussion with an employee. I highly recommend Stephen! Read lessRead less
5.0/5.0 Review for Mr. W. Stephen Cockerham on 04/15/12 in Labor and Employment.
He is incredibly knowledgeable and has excellent communication skills, all the while maintaining an attitude of kindness toward the client.
Husch Blackwell is committed to recruiting, developing, retaining, and promoting talented attorneys and staff. We believe diversity encompasses a variety of characteristics, including race, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, education, and family and marital status.
Our environment is essential to both the quality of our client service and the personal satisfaction of our lawyers and staff.
Our efforts have been recognized both nationally and locally in promoting diversity. We received a top rating of 100 percent in the Corporate Equality Index, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the Equal Justice Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, and named one of the Top 100 Law Firms for Women by MultiCultural Law Magazine.
Minority and female partners hold senior leadership positions in management, which fully supports the wide variety of initiatives coordinated by our firm’s Diversity Committee.
We are actively involved in promoting diversity within the legal profession. Our firm endorsed the diversity commitment and action plans of our local bar associations.
Diversity and inclusiveness make us a stronger firm and better able to understand our clients’ needs. We are committed to pursue, promote and enhance diversity at Husch Blackwell.
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