Sullivan Named Best Law Firm of the Year at Trade Finance Awards for Excellence, 2019

Sullivan Press Release
June 28, 2019

London, UK – International law firm Sullivan is delighted to announce that it has been named ‘Best Law Firm of the Year’ by Trade Finance Magazine at its ‘Awards for Excellence, 2019,’ held last night in London.

Trade Finance has provided market intelligence and analysis for over 30 years. The Awards for Excellence celebrate the best companies involved in trade and export finance.

This award follows Sullivan having been named “Best Trade Finance Law Firm” 2019 by Global Trade Review (GTR) at its annual Leaders in Trade awards and “Best Trade Finance Law Firm” by Trade Finance Global at the TFG International Trade Finance Awards 2019.                     

Geoffrey Wynne, head of the Trade & Export Finance Group and Sullivan’s London office, commented: “Sullivan’s trade and export finance team is delighted to have received this award, and accepts it as recognition both of the work our team does, but also that of our dynamic clients. We remain absolutely committed to our clients - to provide a market-leading trade and export finance practice. We continue to focus on developing markets around the world and it is a model which we will continue to build on.”

In London, Sullivan works with over 50 banks, financial institutions, funds, corporate borrowers, agents and trustees, and national and international organisations providing the full range of trade, commodity and export finance services. The combination of expertise in London and New York means that the firm can advise on structured financings under English and New York law and cover all cross-border issues. The firm also advises on disputes, insurance and regulatory issues relating to trade and export finance transactions.

Part of the firm’s global finance practice, Sullivan’s trade and export finance practice handles multi-jurisdictional transactions and matters for clients across trade and export finance, project finance, asset finance, securitisation, securities law, tax, compliance issues and dispute resolution.

The team advises on deals involving commodities, receivables, structured finance, trade services, Export Credit Agency (ECA) and trade disputes across all types of commodities including softs, metals, oil and gas. The firm also advises in the growing fintech area.

About Sullivan

Sullivan (formerly known as Sullivan & Worcester) represents clients that represent the future.

From investment management, trade finance, taxation, real estate, including sophisticated REIT and opportunity zone structures, to blockchain ventures and complex business transactions and related disputes, Sullivan’s nearly 200 attorneys in Boston, London, New York, Tel Aviv and Washington, DC, guide organizations that are rewriting the rules.

Sullivan’s clients, including Fortune 500 companies and emerging businesses, rely on Sullivan’s strategic vision, comfort with complexity and intense focus on results.

ZAG / Sullivan (formerly ZAG-S&W) — a joint venture between Israel-based Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co. and Sullivan & Worcester LLP — provides counsel to Israel-based companies and U.S. companies with Israeli interests on a variety of legal matters including access to capital markets, international tech IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, and tax.

Sullivan’s London office is located at Tower 42 in the heart of the City of London. Details are as follows: 25 Old Broad Street, London EC2N 1HQ, Tel: +44 (0)20 7448 1000.

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Contact:
Will Hulbert
+44 (0)1603 431 936
will@hulbertandco.com

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