U.S. Business Law
AmLaw Group assists small and mid-size foreign companies and entrepreneurs establish a presence in the U.S. market or expand their existing market presence. At the same time, we also have a growing client base of U.S. firms expanding their activities abroad, with a particular focus on China as well as Russia and Kazakhstan. AmLaw focuses its services on:
- Business formation and strategic planning
- Negotiation, drafting, and review of contracts
- International joint ventures: partner searches and negotiations
- Commercial dispute resolution
- Financing and capital raising
AmLaw Group is increasingly involved in executive trainings and related seminars, particularly targeted to Chinese clients, for assisting experienced foreign businesspeople and emerging companies in tackling the commercial and legal challenges of the U.S. market.
AmLaw Consulting assists its clients in securing debt financing and private equity funds for domestic and overseas investments as well as export financing expanding into new markets. AmLaw is an approved originator of OPIC, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation. As such, AmLaw has been approved by OPIC to assist borrowers in structuring transactions and preparing and presenting business plans and applications packages to OPIC, thereby expediting the underwriting and approval process. Although OPIC's financing and insurance services are available only to U.S. entities, foreign firms with significant involvement from a U.S. company acting as an investor, licensor, or other material capacity could possibly qualify for financing or other guarantees from OPIC.