• Sutherland Earns a Perfect Score for Workplace Equality by Human Rights Campaign for Eighth Consecutive Year

    Sutherland scored 100% in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the eighth year in a row. The CEI is a study that benchmarks important employer benefits and protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and their families.

  • Global Client Service Drives Focus for Eversheds and Sutherland Discussions

    Eversheds and Sutherland have confirmed they are in discussions regarding a proposed combination. The firms have presented a proposal to their Partners and will run their internal processes concurrently with a formal vote by both partnerships likely to take place before year-end. A new entity called Eversheds Sutherland, overseen by a global Board and with equal representation from each firm, would be created by this transaction. Both firms appreciate that there will be interest in the subject but it would be inappropriate to comment further until discussions with each firm’s partnership have concluded.

  • Houston Partner David Baay Makes “Who’s Who in Energy” List

    Partner David Baay was selected among the Bayou City’s most influential energy leaders by the Houston Business Journal, which recently published its 2016 “Who’s Who in Energy” list. This year’s honorees, chosen by the publication’s journalists based on nominations, were selected from across the energy industry and the firms and professionals that service energy companies. Learn more about David.  
  • Sutherland Continues to Bolster its Real Estate Practice with Addition of Partner Kristina Kopf Thomas

    Kristina Kopf Thomas joins Sutherland’s Real Estate Practice Group as a partner in the Atlanta office. Kristina is a commercial real estate and fund formation attorney with more than 13 years of experience working with real estate industry clients on a broad spectrum of transactions. She has a strong background in the structuring and formation of private equity real estate investment funds and joint ventures for the acquisition, operation and development of real estate assets. Learn more about Kristina.  
  • Insights from Inside and Outside the Corporate Law Department

    Sutherland is pleased to present the Fall 2016 edition of Partnering Perspectives, which provides insight into a number of regulatory hurdles and preventive measures that may benefit legal practices and clients’ businesses in the U.S. and in China.

  • Sutherland Launches Eleventh Circuit Business Blog

    Sutherland’s newest blog, the Eleventh Circuit Business Blog, reports and offers perspectives on newly issued decisions of interest to business clients by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. To view the blog or to subscribe to receive regular news headlines via email, visit 11thCircuitBusinessBlog.com.

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