Increasing international business has changed the face of world commerce in recent times. Business enterprises, large and small, now find they must operate on a truly global scale. Recognizing the importance of expanding our practice to meet the needs of our clients internationally, Foster Pepper PLLC has been a member of Interlaw since 1991.
Interlaw was formed in 1981 and its growth has been substantial, so that it now represents a significant force in international law. Today, Interlaw has more than 65 member firms with 3,200 attorneys located in North, Central and South America, Europe and the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and the Pacific. Foster Pepper PLLC is proud to be a member representing the American Pacific Northwest. Members of Interlaw, who all pursue the highest standards of professional excellence and have a strong orientation toward commercial law, share an international practice but retain their independence.
Essentially, Interlaw aims to function as an extension of its members' law practices. As a member of Interlaw, we can provide our clients with access to outstanding legal advice almost anywhere it is needed in the commercial world. Additionally, on behalf of clients, members of Interlaw are able to assist with introductions and making necessary contacts in the business community or the government. Often they help clients obtain other professional assistance, particularly with financial and property matters.