Companies come to the Silicon Valley from around the world seeking capital, talent, and customers. We can help you navigate the US legal and tax systems as you enter the US market. Similarly, if you are looking to expand offshore, we have the resources to help you safely explore new markets.


Our Services:

Cross Border Mergers and Acquisitions

Cross border acquisitions can be difficult. Luckily, our team of experts can help simplify the process. We’re uniquely familiar with laws of foreign jurisdictions, cultural sensitivities, and additional taxing regimes. More info

Cross Border Licensing and IP Strategy

We often advise domestic and foreign parties on issues related to licensing technology both within and outside the United States. We are familiar with withholding tax regimes and alternative planning structures for offshore intellectual property and technology transactions. More info

India/Asia/Europe Practice

We help many companies expand to or from India, Asia, and Europe. We work with foreign legal and tax counsel to assist with country specific cross border transactions. Our lawyers are well versed in transactions between the United States and India, Asia, and Europe.

Tax Matters

We regularly advise on tax sensitive international structures such as foreign fund formation, offshore IP holding companies, and inbound structures. We are also experienced with tax aspects of international transactions, addressing issues such as transfer pricing, effectively connected income, and foreign investment in US real estate (FIRPTA). More info

International Gift and Estate Planning

Special rules apply to international gifts and estate plans. Our estate planning group regularly assists non-resident alien grantors, trustors, and beneficiaries. Many of our clients are also grantors or beneficiaries of trusts formed under or subject to foreign law. More info

Global Partners

Through years of experience, we’ve developed a trusted international partner network. If you’re looking for legal help in a specific country, we’d be more than happy to connect you with one of our partners. More info

Our International Practice Experts