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

28.06.2019 | Press Release

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 ZAG / Sullivan
ZAG / Sullivan (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.) is an international law firm with offices in Israel, the United States, China, and the United Kingdom. The firm’s attorneys specialize in all disciplines of commercial law for both publicly held and private companies, with particular expertise in high-tech, life sciences, international transactions, and capital markets. ZAG / Sullivan provides result-driven legal and business advice to its clients, addressing all aspects of the clients’ business activities, including penetration into new markets in strategic locations. In recent years, the firm has acted on a majority of the equity and debt financing transactions by Israeli technology companies on the NASDAQ. It has been the firm’s experience that the best results, those that give our clients the competitive advantage they need, are attained by coupling professional experience, global presence, and connections with the investor communities in Israel and abroad.

Adva Herrmann

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