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
News: 18 FEBRUARY 2020
Our New York team remains among the leading advisers across the North American leveraged finance market, according to data published by Debtwire.Read more
News: 11 FEBRUARY 2020
Allen & Overy hosted our Inaugural Canadian Banks Workshop in Toronto, Ontario on January 30, which brought together legal and business teams from RBC, Scotiabank, BMO and T.D. Bank, for a one-day seminar on how to handle a shifting regulatory and legal landscape.Read more
Publications: 31 JANUARY 2020
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced increases to the notification thresholds under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Antitrust Improvements Act, which requires pre-merger notification of certain transactions to the FTC and the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.Read more
News: 15 JANUARY 2020
Allen & Overy has advised the lead arrangers and administrative agent on the USD1.045 billion syndicated financing for the acquisition of WCG Clinical by Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. and Novo Holdings A/S.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.