Sullivan Wins GTR ‘Best Trade Finance Law Firm’ 2019 Award

Sullivan Press Release
May 3, 2019

London, UK; May 3, 2019 – International law firm Sullivan is delighted to announce that it has been named "Best Trade Finance Law Firm" 2019 by leading trade finance publication Global Trade Review (GTR) at its annual Leaders in Trade awards, held last night in London.

The Leaders in Trade awards highlight excellence in the trade, commodity, supply chain and export finance and fintech markets.

Geoffrey Wynne, head of the Trade & Export Finance Group and Sullivan’s London office, commented: "I am delighted with this award. It truly represents the strength and depth of Sullivan’s trade, commodities and export finance team across our offices in London and the U.S. It is also testament to the London office’s more than five years supporting clients and the market more generally and helping them to achieve their goals and to get deals done. We have a focus on developing markets across the globe that continues to be a successful strategy and which we will continue to build on."

In London alone, the team 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, insurance, 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.

The full list of award winners can be found here.

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.

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