Quarles & Brady LLP: Affiliates With International Law Firm Group


Kelly Baxter – (414) 277-5695

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that the United States Law Firm Group, a collaboration of Quarles & Brady and 18 other leading U.S. law firms, has entered into a strategic agreement with the ADVOC networks of international law firms. Through this new relationship, Quarles & Brady clients and attorneys will be able to access experienced legal counsel in 45 countries around the world.

“We look forward to working with the firms of the ADVOC network to deliver superior legal services to clients in the United States and abroad,” said Patrick M. Ryan, managing partner of the Firm. “This relationship will enhance our capabilities as a full-service U.S. law firm and allow us to better be able to meet the needs of our clients all over the world.”

ADVOC, the international network of independent law firms, was founded in 1990 by a group of European law firms that sought to provide their clients with quality legal services outside of their own countries. The firms founded the network on a core commitment to the highest level of client service. Today, ADVOC consists of three regional networks-ADVOC Europe, ADVOC Asia and ADVOC Latin America-that together comprise 90 firms operating in all corners of the globe. Details on ADVOC and its members can be found at www.advoc.com.

Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing from offices in Milwaukee and Madison, Wis.; Chicago, Ill.; Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; and Naples, Fla. The Firm offers an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients that range from small, entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Quarles & Brady represents clients in a broad range of industries and practice areas including, but not limited to, the following: antitrust, trade regulation & franchising; bankruptcy & creditors’ rights; commercial transactions litigation; corporate services; municipal & public finance; employee benefits; environmental; financial institutions; federal Indian & gaming law; government relations; health; immigration; e-commerce & information technology; insurance regulation; intellectual property; international business; labor & employment; product liability; toxic tort litigation; real estate; school; tax; tax-exempt organizations; estate planning; and white-collar criminal and governmental investigations. Additional information about the Firm may be found at www.quarles.com.