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:
On February 25, 2015, the Department of Labor issued a Final Rule revising the regulatory definition of “spouse” under the FMLA.Read More
The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has appointed Henry Callaway as U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of Alabama. The appointment begins in May and is for a fourteen year term.Read More
Congratulations to Kelly Thrasher Fox for being named to the Birmingham Business Journal's Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2015.Read More
Member Alex Lankford discusses the case of the fishing vessel DEBORAH ANN in the Fall 2014 issue of Alabama Seaport.Read More