Individuals, companies, and non-profit enterprises rely on our broad experience in dealing with foreign governments and domestic ones - local, provincial, and federal governments, and First Nations. Depending on the case, the parties, and the issues, the work may be “legal work” or “consulting work”.
We are involved in helping clients resolve conflicts that unfold in two or more countries, sometimes under two or more legal systems and in two or more languages.
One of our specific areas of expertise is in assisting families or groups to win justice and fair treatment for loved ones incarcerated overseas. Our work in this area has involved governments in Latin America, Asia, Africa, and The Mideast. John’s article Getting Out of Foreign Jails has been circulated widely.
Other examples of our work include:
Communications is key to your success in working your way through any high-stakes problem. Sometimes the best strategy is… silence. But even silence has to be well considered and properly packaged.