Areas of Practice > International Law
International LawInternational law is one of the broadest and most diverse practice areas of the firm. JS Barney provides strategic advice to domestic and international private sector entities on international law as well as national laws and regulations that implement international obligations. JS Barney represents clients in a wide variety of forums and before international governing bodies, and has participated in the formation and implementation of multilateral and bilateral agreements, treaties, conventions and protocols.
JS Barney's work on behalf of non-U.S. clients includes both offshore and cross-border transactions, with clients and matters in Europe, Asia (including extensive work with Japanese, Korean and Chinese clients), the Middle East, Latin America and Russia.
Case StudiesUS START-UP
Client: Large foreign owed public company
Issue: Client required funding of U. S. based subsidiary start-up
Resolution: JS Barney helped negotiate a Twenty Million Dollar line of credit from a U. S. bank. Success.
INTERNATIONAL REAL ESTATE
Client: U. S. investor
Issue: Client sought to purchase school and real estate in foreign country
Resolution: JS Barney identified local counsel and jointly negotiated and completed the acquisition of the land and school for the U. S. client. Success.
Client: Foreign owned corporation
Issue: Manufacturer wanted a U. S. presence to serve growing business opportunities
in the U. S.
Resolution: JS Barney formed a U. S. subsidiary and negotiated a lease, local supplier and employment agreements on behalf of client. Success.
Client: Sales representative
Issue: Client had opportunity to represent an overseas manufacturer.
Resolution: JS Barney drafted and negotiated a sales rep agreement on behalf of the client. Success.
Case Studies are for illustration purposes only. Your results may vary and success cannot be guaranteed.
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