Maynard Cooper & Gale P.C.
Member firm for USA, Alabama
With Office in USA, New York

Firm Overview

Maynard Cooper & Gale is a nationally recognized firm with more than 270 lawyers and government relations professionals providing a full range of business law and litigation services to clients throughout the United States, as well as internationally. The Firm represents a broad and diverse clientele including Fortune 500 companies, closely held businesses, private equity firms, new business ventures and mid-sized companies in emerging and established industries and business sectors. Maynard Cooper's International Trade Group advises and assists clients from both defense and non-defense sectors, inbound and outbound, in complying with the laws and regulations applicable to their particular business objectives. We help clients navigate the full-spectrum of international trade regulation and anti-corruption compliance focusing on those areas most frequently encountered by clients marketing goods and/or services in international commerce, including export controls, economic sanctions programs, antiboycott restrictions, anti-corruption laws, customs/import controls, anti-money laundering compliance, and foreign direct investment evaluation. Maynard Cooper's international trade lawyers also litigate cases involving trade-related issues in both state and Federal courts.

Additional practice areas include:

• Administrative (Regulatory)
• Admiralty
• Antitrust
• Appellate
• Arbitration
• Banking
• Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
• Class Action Litigation
• Commercial Litigation
• Commercial Lending
• Complex Litigation
• Construction Law
• Consumer Finance Litigation
• Corporate
• Corporate Finance
• Corporate Governance & Compliance
• Cybersecurity and Data Protection
• Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
• Environmental Compliance & Litigation
• Estate, Trust and Business Planning
• Governmental Affairs
• Government Contracting
• Health Care
• Immigration
• Insurance
• Intellectual Property
• International Trade Regulation
• International Transactions
• Investigations (State and Federal)
• Labor and Employment
• Mergers and Acquisitions
• Product Liability
• Public Finance
• Real Estate and Development
• Securities and Securities Litigation
• State and Federal Tax
• Tax Controversies
• Transportation
• Venture Capital and Private Equity
• White Collar Criminal Defense

Headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, Maynard Cooper has three additional offices throughout the state, as well as offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York and Washington, D.C. We combine our understanding of the client's business climate with a keen knowledge of the dynamic legal environment to deliver paramount service with meticulous and seamless attention to every detail. The firm consistently earns high marks including “Top Band” distinction by Chambers in eight practice areas and 39 lawyers ranked as “Leading Individuals,” 116 lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in America©, 11 attorneys selected by Best Lawyers as 2019 "Lawyers of the Year" for their areas of expertise, and over 90 listed in Super Lawyers®. Maynard Cooper is also recognized as a “Highly Recommended Firm" by Benchmark Litigation and a "Brand Elite" firm by BTI, honoring firms that are recognized by top companies as premium, innovative law firms.

Maynard Cooper & Gale is committed to promoting and investing in diversity in the workplace and the communities in which we live. Our lawyers support a myriad of civic and charitable organizations, both with their leadership and time. Many have served in leadership positions in the national, state and local bar associations, including two past presidents of the American Bar, two past presidents of the Birmingham Bar, and one former president of the Alabama State Bar. The firm also has among its ranks a former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, as well as many who have served in government-level roles and executive and general counsel positions for corporations.

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