Arbis LLP and Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP have combined to create a global energy practice that will have a strong presence in London, Geneva and Houston.
Arbis LLP is a boutique law firm, with offices in London and Geneva, that focuses on transactional, regulatory, dispute resolution, and crisis management services.
Sutherland Managing Partner Mark D. Wasserman said, "The Arbis team complements and expands the services we provide, particularly in the shipping, downstream transaction, and shipping and trade dispute resolution sectors.”
Sutherland's energy practice also includes more than 20 lawyers and other professionals who advise clients on regulatory, transactional and enforcement matters related to the trading of commodity futures, swaps, and other derivatives. The firm has experience in complex offshore exploration and production disputes, energy trading, and other energy-related transactional matters.