Schiff Hardin advises clients in a broad range of cross-border transactions and other legal matters. The principal focus of our international practice is on the representation of overseas clients in their United States business activities. We also assist a growing number of our domestic clients in their transactions abroad, where we work closely with leading overseas law firms.

In all cross-border matters, our international practitioners work closely with the firm's other practice groups, permitting them to offer every non-U.S. client the comprehensive range of Schiff Hardin's legal services. Our international representations include:

  • Corporate and commercial transactions
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Securities compliance
  • Financings
  • Corporate governance
  • Commercial credit matters
  • Business litigation and arbitration
  • Antitrust and competition law
  • Labor relations
  • Intellectual property
  • Tax
  • Compliance with U.S. laws applicable to international transactions, such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)