LawFuel.com – International Law News – International law firm Eversheds has been appointed by Smiths Group as one of its preferred law firms for EMEA in the fields of Commercial, Litigation, Employment, Real Estate and Company Secretarial Advice.
Smiths Group is a global technology company listed on the London Stock Exchange. A world leader in the practical application of advanced technologies, Smiths Group delivers products and services for security threat and contraband detection, medical devices, energy, communications and engineered components markets worldwide. Smiths Group employs more than 22,000 people in over 50 countries.
The company will utilise Eversheds’ Global Account Management system to control project approval, billing and analysis across the jurisdictions in which the company operates.
Michael Herlihy, General Counsel at Smiths Group, said:
“Eversheds international capabilities and Global Account Management system together provide Smiths Group with the opportunity to achieve greater transparency and control of our legal spend across the EMEA region. It is pleasing to find a law firm working to address the international challenges we face in this way”.
John Heaps, Eversheds Client Partner for Smiths Group, commented:
“We are delighted to have been selected to work with Smiths and our recent track record in using our Global account Management system with other major global organisations gives us confidence that we will fully meet Smiths Group’s expectations”.