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 & insights
Publications: 03 JULY 2020
The UK’s Court of Appeal has given judgment in Lamesa Investments Ltd v Cynergy Bank Ltd regarding the interplay of English contract law and U.S. secondary sanctions. What can we learn from the…Read more
News: 01 JULY 2020
Allen & Overy’s U.S. M&A, capital markets and leveraged finance teams represented WillScot Corporation [NASDAQ:WSC], a leading specialty rental services provider of innovative modular space and…Read more
Publications: 25 JUNE 2020
Washington, D.C. partner Billy Jacobson speaks with London partner Eve Giles about anti-corruption efforts and prosecutions in the UK, including the standards for corporate liability and the SFO’s…Read more
News: 22 MAY 2020
Yale Law Women (YLW) has recognized Allen & Overy in its 15th annual Top Firms Report for A&O’s excellence in both hiring practices and LGBTQ+ representation. The Report, which is a benchmark on…Read more
Our global coverage
Click on the regions in the map below to find out more about the jurisdictions we cover across the world.