D&I's industrial sector portfolio represents both large domestic companies as well as the world's leading industrial companies covering, in addition to automotive, aviation, forestry and paper, also the following sectors: building materials, chemicals, electronics, engineering, manufacturing, metals and multi-industry. The firm has a strong commitment to understanding and working in the industrial sector as it continues to develop. Even though the sector is large and diverse with many complex regulatory environments, many of its players face similar challenges.
Expert in their area of law, our specialists have particular insight and understanding not only of legal issues but also of the relevant business segments of the industrial sector. Their commercial understanding brings another dimension to legal advice which is highly valued by clients.
The firm has followed its clients to various countries globally implementing the clients' strategies and assisting in making acquisitions and negotiating agreements. We have also assisted clients in selling assets to foreign buyers. In the process, D&I has gained a strong understanding of the cultural differences between various nationalities. With its global network of contacts with other independent law firms, the firm has a vast experience in coordinating and implementing advice and projects across jurisdictions.
The firms combined excellence across M&A, corporate, finance, tax, employment, IPR, environment and general commercial practice makes the firm a trusted advisor to many key players in the industrial sector.
In addition, our chemicals experts have extensive experience in IPR disputes, chemical regulatory issues, chemicals related liability issues as well as related environmental matters.