Sullivan and Integral Consulting, Inc. Announce Strategic Business Alliance
Washington, D.C. – March 1, 2013 – Sullivan and Integral Consulting, Inc. are pleased to announce that the two companies have entered into a cooperative business arrangement to offer combined legal and scientific services to clients. After working on several projects together, Sullivan and Integral have decided to offer joint services to members of the regulated community in the form of legal, regulatory, technical, engineering and scientific guidance.
Sullivan attorneys and scientists will bring their knowledge and expertise to bear in helping clients navigate the broad legal and regulatory U.S. landscape, while Integral professionals will help clients understand and meet complex technical and scientific requirements. Together, Sullivan and Integral will assist companies already operating in the U.S. and companies looking to enter the U.S. market. Services offered will include assistance in obtaining regulatory approvals and registrations, support in understanding and negotiating complex regulatory schemes, resolution of technical and scientific issues, strategic business planning, consortia creation and management, and providing guidance on legislative, administrative and scientific initiatives and how they will affect the business community.
Jeffrey M. Karp, leader of Sullivan's Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Group, said that “Integral and Sullivan have been working closely together for several years. It was time to formalize this relationship and offer interdisciplinary, integrated services that are needed by clients in an increasingly sophisticated regulatory environment.” Lucinda Jacobs, Ph.D., President of Integral, added that “Integral looks forward to pursuing interesting and intellectually challenging opportunities with Sullivan.”
Sullivan is a leading corporate law firm providing counsel to domestic and international clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to emerging businesses. With more than 185 lawyers in Boston, New York and Washington, D.C., the firm offers services in a wide range of areas, including corporate finance, securities, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, tax, real estate, private equity and venture capital, bankruptcy, regulatory law, and employment and benefits. Sullivan is also recognized for its representation of REITs and its deep experience in mutual fund law. For more information please visit www.sullivanlaw.com.
About Integral Consulting, Inc.
Integral Consulting, Inc. is a national science and engineering firm providing multidisciplinary services in the fields of health, environment, technology, and sustainability. Founded in 2002, Integral has a proven track record of developing innovative and cost-effective solutions to the complex technical challenges facing its clients. Integral’s primary goal is to help its clients make informed decisions, manage risk effectively, and identify optimal solutions by applying its science and engineering expertise. Integral also supports its clients in the areas of strategic planning, agency negotiations, technical peer review, and expert services for litigation. For more information please visit www.integral-corp.com.