International Law


Hand Arendall's clients, both domestic and foreign, understand the market for their goods and services is increasingly global in nature. Relying on more than 60 years of legal experience, the lawyers in the International Law Practice Group provide clients practical and effective guidance in commercial transactions, dispute resolution and political and regulatory matters around the world. These lawyers understand the challenges of conducting business in different legal and cultural settings and the advantages of good working relationships with local counsel in other countries to assist clients.

The lawyers in the International Law Practice Group recognize that to provide effective advice, they must stay abreast of international developments and commercial trends. They actively participate in trade missions around the world and in organizations promoting trade and cultural awareness on the state, regional and national levels.

Examples of international work in which these lawyers have been engaged include:

  • Sale and export transactions
  • Distributor agreements
  • Technology licensing
  • Protection of intellectual property rights
  • Corporate mergers and acquisitions
  • Litigation or arbitration of trade disputes
  • Entity formation issues abroad
  • Advice on political, economic and commercial risk factors
  • Monitoring U.S. governmental policies relating to trade

For more information regarding the International Law Practice Group, contact any of the lawyers in the Practice Group.

Firm News

Thursday, Dec 14th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Hand Arendall and Harrison Sale McCloy will combine effective January 1, 2018 to form a southern, regional law firm with approximately 85 lawyers.

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Tuesday, Nov 28th, 2017
Client Alert: Wire Instruction Fraud

One emerging cyber scheme involves the manipulation of wire transfer information. Are you at risk?

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Thursday, Aug 31st, 2017
Mobile Office Location Announces Move

Hand Arendall will be relocating its current Mobile offices to Merchants Plaza renewing its commitment to downtown Mobile.

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Thursday, Aug 24th, 2017
Hand Arendall Recognized in Chambers USA

The Firm was recognized as a top firm in Banking & Finance and Labor & Employment. Also, Preston Bolt, Ginger Gaddy and Nick Greenwood were all recognized by the publication as top attorneys in public finance.

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Sunday, Aug 20th, 2017
Witcher Quoted in Business Alabama

Member James Witcher is quoted in the August 2017 Business Alabama article When Data Balloons, So Can Law Costs.

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