North America and Canada
The firm has extensive experience working throughout North America, led primarily from our offices in the U.S.
Our Latin America practice, which is led out of New York, works with Latin American clients and clients throughout the world on transactions and matters involving Mexico, South and Central America and Caribbean countries. Our lawyers together with selected local counsel provide an integrated customized solution for clients doing business in the region.
We advise banks, global organizations, funds, governments, export credit agencies and non-profit organizations on transactions across the region.
Our U.S. and Latin America practices have received impressive recognition in the regional Chambers Guides.
Our Canada practice acts as international counsel to leading Canadian pension funds, banks and corporates as they look outside of Canada for investment opportunities. We have supported them as they expand their horizons as well as working with our multi-national clients looking to do business in Canada.
Our global team consists of lawyers with an understanding and awareness of both international and Canadian markets and public and private sector expertise. See more information on our Canadian expertise here.
News and insights
Blog Post: 27 June 2022
On 16 June 2022, the Canadian Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry and Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada introduced the Digital Charter Implementation Act 2022 to modernise…
News: 23 June 2022
Allen & Overy (A&O) advised Carlyle, JLC Infrastructure, Ullico and Ferrovial (the consortium) on the USD9.5 billion transaction for developing, constructing and operating the new terminal one at John…
Publications: 23 June 2022
Recent turbulence in the crypto asset market and comments by certain regulators raise the critical question of what happens to crypto assets held by a crypto custodian if the custodian becomes…
News: 17 June 2022
Managing Intellectual Property’s (Managing IP) has selected 19 Allen & Overy lawyers for its IP Stars (2022) guide. The publication is the leading specialist guide to IP law firms and practitioners…
Our global coverage
Click on the regions in the map below to find out more about the jurisdictions we cover across the world.