I am text block. Click edit button to change this text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.

Defend. Advoсate. Build

Doing business in emerging economies brings vast opportunities and unique challenges.

Scotch+ Palm’s cross-border practice has unparalleled experience helping clients navigate the risks and succeed across the United States, China, and Africa.

Our Services

We are the only private client law practice in the United States Fearlessly Connecting the Dots for small business operating across multiple borders.

  1. 1

    Negotiating Contracts

    We love help helping clients convert handshakes, term sheets and emails into enforceable agreements that align with your vision. Whether it’s a LLC Operating Agreement, Terms of Service, a Non-disclosure Agreements (NDAs), Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) or other, we have spent years developing a process to deliver what you want, on time and on budget.

  2. 2

    Protecting Your IP Abroad

    We are the go-to advisors for companies with technology being used outside of the United States. We help you register, protect, and enforce your IP rights. We also protect you from sanctions, including for mistakes related to tax, bribery (FCPA), and money laundering.
    We’re the exclusive counsel to Africa’s biggest cross-country basketball showcase.


  3. 3

    Business Planning

    We’re more than just legal talking heads. Our advisors are here to give you more of the information you want, and the knowledge you never knew you needed. To get to your next goal, and the next. We advise on raising capital, hiring staff, finding partners, and making investments. And through a partnership with one of the world’s largest asset managers, we also provide tax strategy and retirement planning.

  4. 4

    Social Impact,Health and Tech

    Because of our legal and asset planning expertise, new physicians and established medical professionals turn to us for advice with negotiating employment agreements, regulatory compliance and labor policy. We also advise universities and labs on Clinical Trial Agreements, Clinical Research Organizations (“CROs”).

Curious to see our work in action?

See cases we’ve worked on here.


2017 Scotch and Palm