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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP and Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP are members of Eversheds Sutherland Limited, a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales, with registered number 10501301 and with its registered office at Eversheds House, 70 Great Bridgewater Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 5ES. Eversheds Sutherland Limited does not, directly or indirectly, provide legal or other services to clients. Its purpose is to act as a coordinating entity for its members.

Eversheds Sutherland is the name and brand under which the members of Eversheds Sutherland Limited (Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP and Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP) and their respective controlled, managed and affiliated firms and the members of Eversheds Sutherland (Europe) Limited (each an “Eversheds Sutherland Entity” and together the “Eversheds Sutherland Entities”) provide legal or other services to clients around the world.

The members of Eversheds Sutherland Limited operate and carry on business as independent, separate and autonomous legal entities. They are not one international or global partnership and the members of Eversheds Sutherland Limited are not legal partners with each other. Therefore, no Eversheds Sutherland Entity is responsible for the acts or omissions of, nor has any authority to obligate or otherwise bind, any other Eversheds Sutherland Entity or Eversheds Sutherland Limited. Similarly, Eversheds Sutherland Limited does not in any way manage or control any Eversheds Sutherland Entity and is not responsible for the acts or omissions of, nor has any authority to obligate or otherwise bind, any Eversheds Sutherland Entity.

Each Eversheds Sutherland Entity provides legal services in particular jurisdictions and is subject to the laws and professional regulations of the particular country or countries in which it operates.

About Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is a limited liability partnership, registered in England and Wales with registration number OC304065. It is authorized and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales under registration number 383181.

A list of members of Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP (who are referred to as "partners), together with those non-members who are designated as partners and their professional qualifications is open to inspection at its registered office, One Wood Street, London EC2V 7WS, United Kingdom. Any reference to a partner means a member of Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP or a consultant or employee of Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP or any of its controlled, managed or affiliated entities with equivalent standing and qualifications.

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is registered for Value Added Tax or similar taxes in the United Kingdom (registration number GB820704559).

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP in England, Wales and Scotland maintains professional indemnity insurance which is provided by Qualifying Insurers compliant with the requirements of the Solicitors Regulation Authority in England & Wales and with the requirements of the Law Society of Scotland. The policy covers work done by the England, Wales and Scotland offices wherever in the world the error or omission occurs. Details are as follows:

Insurer Libra Managers, 100% underwritten by Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s, 65.00% Amlin Syndicate 2001, 10.00% Markel Syndicate 3000, 7.50% S A Meacock Syndicate 727, 7.50% WRB Syndicate 1967, 5.00% Dale Syndicate 1729, 5.00% Antares Syndicate 1274
Policy Number APPUK1700355 or LB 053/17
Cover £3 million any one claim
Policy Period 1 October 2017 to 31 October 2018

A copy of our certificate can be accessed here. The local insurance arrangements vary for offices in other jurisdictions.

The Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales provides complaints and redress mechanisms which are available to clients if Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is not able to resolve a complaint. Lawyers/Attorneys in the international offices of Eversheds Sutherland Entities are subject to regulation in the different jurisdictions in which they practice.

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is not authorized under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 but is able in certain circumstances to offer a limited range of investment services to clients because it is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales. Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP can provide these investment services if they are an incidental part of the professional services Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP has been engaged to provide.

Because neither Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP nor any of its controlled, managed, or affiliated firms are authorized by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), we are retained only to provide legal and (where applicable) tax advice to our clients. In particular, we do not give advice on the merits of investment transactions, and nothing we say or do should be construed as an invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity.

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is not authorized by the FCA. However, Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is included on the register maintained by the FCA so that we can carry on insurance mediation activity, which is broadly the advising on, selling and administration of insurance contracts. This part of our business, including arrangements for complaints or redress if something goes wrong, is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The register can be accessed via the FCA website.

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP provides legal services through controlled or managed entities in the following jurisdictions:

  • Germany (Eversheds Sutherland (Germany) LLP); France (Eversheds Sutherland (France) LLP), (authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority under number 567215); China (Eversheds LLP); Hong Kong (Eversheds); Iraq (Musanada Law PSC, trading as Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP and Suzan Sherko Aziz, trading as Sanad Law Group, in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP); Jordan (Musanda law PSC, trading as Sanad Law Group, in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP); Luxembourg (Eversheds Sutherland (Luxembourg) LLP); Qatar (Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP); Saudi Arabia (Law Office of Mohammed AlDhabaan trading as AlDhabaan & Partners in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP); Shanghai (Eversheds LLP); Singapore (Eversheds Harry Elias LLP); Abu Dhabi (Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP); Dubai (Eversheds (International) LLP) and Brunei Darussalam (Eversheds HEP).
  • UK – (Eversheds Sutherland Connect; Eversheds Sutherland Consulting; Eversheds Sutherland Agile and Eversheds Sutherland Ignite)

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP provides legal services through its affiliates in the following jurisdictions:

  • Mauritius (Mahons International (Mauritius) Limited trading as Eversheds Sutherland (Mauritius); Tunisia (El Heni Law Firm trading as Eversheds Sutherland El Heni); South Africa, Durban (Knight Turner, trading as Eversheds Sutherland KZN Inc) and South Africa, Johannesburg (Eversheds Sutherland (SA) Inc).

Members of Eversheds Sutherland (Europe) Limited provide legal services in the following jurisdictions:

  • Austria (Stolitzka&Partner Rechtsanwälte OG trading as Eversheds); Belgium (Eversheds Brussels cvba); Estonia (Eversheds Ots & Co); Finland (Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy); Hungary (Sándor Szegedi Szent-Ivány Komáromi Eversheds); Ireland (Eversheds Sutherland); Italy (Associazione Professionale, t/a Eversheds); Latvia (Eversheds Bitāns Law Office); Lithuania (Eversheds Saladžius); Netherlands (Eversheds B.V.); Poland (Wierzbowski Eversheds); Romania (Lina & Guia SCA, trading as Eversheds Lina & Guia); Russia (OOO Eversheds Sutherland); Spain (Eversheds Nicea SL); Sweden (Eversheds Advokatbyrå AB); Switzerland (Eversheds).

About Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP

Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP is a law firm based in the United States, with offices in Atlanta, Washington, DC, New York, Houston, Austin and Sacramento. Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP is a limited liability partnership organized under the laws of Georgia, USA. Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP attorneys are subject to the professional code of conduct in the jurisdictions where Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP practices. Unless otherwise indicated, attorneys at Eversheds Sutherland (U.S.) LLP are not certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.