English, Lucas, Priest & Owsley (ELPO Law), Bowling Green, and McBrayer, with offices in Lexington and Louisville, jointly announce they have joined the Meritas international alliance of independent business law firms and will provide seamless global legal services to companies throughout Kentucky. As part of Meritas, the firms can tap into more than 7,500 lawyers at 259 law firms in 97 countries to provide customized legal services to clients wanting to do business globally. The Kentucky firms also have access to expanded global expertise in such specialty legal areas as intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, employment, tax, and trade.
Meritas’ global alliance of independent, market-leading law firms provides borderless legal services to companies looking to effectively capture opportunities and solve issues anywhere in the world. Companies benefit from local knowledge, collective strength and new efficiencies when they work with Meritas law firms. The personal attention and care they experience is part of Meritas’ industry-first commitment to the utmost in quality of service and putting client priorities above all else. Founded in 1990, Meritas has member firms in 259 markets worldwide with more than 7,500 dedicated, collaborative lawyers.