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Above and beyond our industry understanding, we recognise that practice style is critical to the success of our clients in the food and agribusiness sector. We have a long track record of providing creative advice without 'overlawyering' and of obtaining buy-in from clients and their customers in a co-operative, low-key manner. For more information on agribusiness click here.
Business and technology sourcing
The sourcing marketplace is changing fast, and sourcing has become a critical factor for business success in a global marketplace. Mayer Brown has the experience, knowledge, depth, breadth, flexibility and tools to drive value and to help our clients succeed in the sourcing process. Our Business & Technology Sourcing practice has more than 50 attorneys throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. For more information on business and technology sourcing click here.
Mayer Brown's Chemicals practice consists of a multidisciplinary team of lawyers with extensive industry knowledge and resources. The group comprises lawyers from across the firm's practices. These lawyers are experienced in dealing with the issues affecting the chemicals industry globally, including transactions, environmental and regulatory matters, dispute resolution, antitrust and competition, risk management, investigations and compliance, government and global trade, intellectual property and tax. For more information on chemicals click here.
Construction and engineering
Mayer Brown's team of construction and engineering lawyers is based in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Houston and Chicago and operates in conjunction with our other offices in the US and Latin America, continental Europe, the People's Republic of China and south-east Asia. With more than 45 lawyers across Asia, Europe and the Americas, we advise governments, owners, operators, concessionaires, lenders, project sponsors, contractors, consultants and insurers. For more information on construction and engineering click here.
Energy companies need advisers who can identify the challenges and help find ways to minimise the risks with solutions that benefit the business on a global scale. We help clients with creative solutions to complex problems. The attorneys in our Global Energy practice combine their understanding of the global energy business environment with a proven track record in energy transactions, disputes and regulatory/legislative matters across all segments of the energy industy. For more information on energy click here.
We have melded the significant resources, experience and legal skills of our attorneys to find innovative and practice approaches for our clients in complex healthcare markets. We offer our clients a full range of corporate services, including mergers, acquisitions, development of health maintenance organisations, joint ventures and other forms of affiliation for healthcare systems. For more information on healthcare click here.
Hospitality and leisure
Mayer Brown's Hospitality & Leisure Team offers a global platform of more than 100 lawyers from across our worldwide offices to deliver an integrated range of legal services on complex and cross-border hospitality and leisure transactions. We assemble and manage multi-jurisdiction teams for clients operating across borders with our on-the-ground presence and knowledge of culture, business and networks, both locally and internationally. For more information on hospitality and leisure click here.
Mayer Brown has one of the strongest combined domestic and cross-border infrastructure practice groups, with attorneys in the Americas, Europe and Asia who advise on the full range of infrastructure transactions. We help clients with infrastructure public-private partnerships, infrastructure financing/projects and infrastructure funds. For more information on infrastructure click here.
Mayer Brown has one of the largest insurance practices in the world, with more than 100 lawyers with specific insurance and reinsurance transactional, regulatory and compliance and dispute resolution experience. To better serve our clients in global markets, we have established a standalone, dedicated Insurance Industry Group that co-ordinates our representation of insurers, reinsurers, banks and investors. For more information on insurance click here.
Our life sciences practice consists of a multidisciplinary team of lawyers with extensive industry knowledge and resources. The group comprises lawyers from across the firm's practices. These lawyers are experienced in dealing with the issues affecting the life sciences industries globally, including transactions, intellectual property, dispute resolution, antitrust and competition, risk management, investigations and compliance, government and global trade, tax and transfer pricing and regulatory and environmental matters. For more information on life sciences click here.
Mayer Brown's global mining group works throughout the world, advising clients on a wide variety of transactions including project finance, environmental, corporate, construction, insurance and commodities matters. Our lawyers have extensive experience of the day-to-day legal, financial and operational issues faced by mineral producers and those who provide finance to the industry sector. For more information on mining click here.
Privacy and security
Mayer Brown's Privacy & Security practice is comprised of experienced lawyers from a range of disciplines, including regulatory, intellectual property, employment and business and technology sourcing. We work with major corporations worldwide to help them comply with data privacy and security regulatory obligations and to develop practical cross-border data transfer solutions — for both affiliated company transfers and for transfers to non-affiliated parties such as service providers and outsourcers. For more information on privacy and security click here.
Private investment funds
Mayer Brown has an extensive global Private Investment Funds practice involving more than 100 lawyers from across the firm's worldwide practice areas. Our lawyers' broad market experience enables fund sponsor, adviser and investor clients to structure funds and investments creatively and efficiently to maximise fundraising flexibility and opportunities. For more information on private investment funds click here.
Sports, entertainment and media
The Sports, Entertainment & Media practice group includes more than a dozen lawyers who have tried and won significant lawsuits for sports, entertainment and media concerns in courts and arbitral tribunals throughout the US and Europe and advised on and closed significant transactions involving a variety of sports, entertainment and media-related assets. For more information on sports, entertainment and media click here.
Technology, media and telecommunications
Mayer Brown has a long history of providing clients in the wireless, satellite, technology and telecommunication sectors with practical and pragmatic legal support. Our efforts to focus on the industry, to understand in a practical sense the workings and economics of the sector and to be at the forefront of legal developments affecting wireless, satellite and telecommunication companies, have led to our strong reputation in this field. For more information on technology, media and telecommunications click here.
Our in-depth understanding of the transportation sector has been developed through working on high-profile projects throughout the world and handling essential construction, regulatory, transactional and dispute resolution concerns. We have significant experience in the following transportation sectors: aviation, rail and shipping. For more information on transportation click here.