John J. Maalouf, Senior Partner of Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, one of the worldâ€™s premier International law firms, has been ranked as one of the Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers in the U.S. for the year 2010
Online PR News – 01-May-2010 – – INTERNATIONAL FINANCE LAWYER
JOHN J. MAALOUF
NAMED TO THE
UNITED STATES LAWYER RANKINGS
2010 LIST OF THE NATIONâ€™S TOP 10
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & FINANCE LAWYERS
New York, New York â€“ May 1, 2010. Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, LLP, one of the worldâ€™s leading international trade and finance law firms, today announced that John J. Maalouf, Senior Partner of the Firm, has for the fifth consecutive year been ranked as one of the Nationâ€™s Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers by the United States Lawyer Rankings. Mr. Maalouf is ranked 4th in the United States this year, up from 5th last year.
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About JOHN J. MAALOUF
John J. Maalouf, Senior Partner of the Firm, is an internationally recognized expert in the areas of international trade and finance, business, corporate and banking law. Mr. Maalouf has represented clients throughout the world, including the U.S., China, Middle-East, EU, Japan, India, Australia, Russia and South America in complex matters involving international trade & finance, mergers & acquisitions, public offerings, international banking, private equity and international oil, gas, coal and energy transactions. John was ranked among the Nationâ€™s Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers for the past five years in a row due to his commitment to excellence and outstanding client service in the areas of international business law.
About MAALOUF ASHFORD & TALBOT
Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, LLP is an international financial services law firm based in New York City with offices in London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Riyadh and Boston. The Firmâ€™s attorneys provide representation across the following key areas of the law: International Trade & Finance, Business, Corporate, Banking, Securities, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Investment Funds, Energy, Oil & Gas and Complex Business Arbitrations. Combining a dedication to excellence with a commitment to superior client service, Maalouf Ashford & Talbot provides clients with a breadth and depth of expertise uniquely suited to their legal needs. For more information, please visit: www.maaloufashford.com