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Global USA Outsourcing

Outsourcing covers legal aspects of the transfer of business administration and services to external providers, both domestically and internationally. The section includes every variation of this process, including IT outsourcing, business process outsourcing, and legal process outsourcing. Occasionally unsuccessful outsourcing contracts can result in disputes and this type of work is also covered in the section.

Rankings overview for Departments

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Band 4
  1. Covington & Burling LLP 1 Years Ranked
  2. Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
  3. Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  4. Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

All Departments profiles

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Band 1
  1. Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
    1
    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 13 Years Ranked
    Market-leading outsourcing firm with extensive experience developing contracts with the industry's most significant providers. Regularly undertakes high-end transactional work, with outstanding credentials in technology matters and deep expertise in negotiating international and US business process sourcing. Represents blue-chip clients in the pharma, financial services and hospitality sectors, as well as in the automotive industry.
  2. Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
    1
    Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 13 Years Ranked
    National group of customer-side outsourcing lawyers with a focus on complex strategic transactions. Has an excellent track record in high-value ITO and BPO deals, as well as business-transformative transactions. Proficient handling offshore outsourcing mandates, in addition to its acclaimed onshore practice. Enjoys a strong reputation for its adroit handling of cybersecurity and cloud-based matters. Frequently acts for corporations with vast and sensitive data holdings, including healthcare providers, insurers and leading financial institutions.
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Band 2
  1. Mayer Brown LLP
    2
    Mayer Brown LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 13 Years Ranked
    Prominent name in ITO and BPO transactions and disputes, fielding a deep bench of dedicated practitioners with outstanding skills in dealing with domestic and offshore providers. Also adept at counselling clients on cloud computing, data licensing, robotic process automation and privacy compliance. Well versed in handling business transition agreements resulting from acquisitions, as well as negotiating amendments to service agreements. Its broad client base includes a number of household names in the financial services, retail, manufacturing and media sectors.
  2. Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
    2
    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 14 Years Ranked
    Offers impressive strengths in a broad array of domestic and international outsourcings, with notable expertise in emerging technologies such as automation, AI, blockchain and cloud computing. Draws on additional resources in areas such as privacy and employment law when advising on all stages of a transaction, including renegotiating and terminating service agreements. Acts for a diverse client base, which includes sourcing service providers as well as financial institutions and life sciences companies.
  3. Morrison Foerster
    2
    Morrison Foerster
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 14 Years Ranked
    High-quality outsourcing team fielding expertise in cutting-edge cloud service deals and infrastructure transactions. Represents businesses at all stages of the life-cycle, with particular expertise negotiating multisource deals on behalf of multinational corporations. Its diverse client base features national and international companies in the financial services, healthcare and media sectors, among others. Leverages its impressive nationwide and international talent pool to advise on major cross-border deals.
  4. Baker McKenzie
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  5. Loeb & Loeb LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  6. McDermott Will & Emery LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. 3
    DLA Piper LLP (US)
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 13 Years Ranked
    International practice which leverages the firm's extensive global network to provide a wide range of assistance with cross-border outsourcing projects and broader technology deals. Fields a deep bench of attorneys with customer and supplier-side experience, spanning both BPO and ITO arrangements. Maintains an impressive profile, with a broad client base including insurance and technology companies, major retailers and telecom providers.
  2. Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
    3
    Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 14 Years Ranked
    Proficient outsourcing practice, offering strengths across ERP implementation agreements and transactions involving SaaS, cloud-based deals, system integration agreements and facilities management. Attracts a broad client base, which includes public sector bodies and financial institutions, in addition to major retail, food and drink, and healthcare corporations. Offers additional strengths in ongoing contract management and compliance audits.
  3. Kirkland & Ellis
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 3
  4. Wiggin and Dana LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. 4
    Covington & Burling LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    Well-rounded practice advising across outsourcing, intellectual property and technology transactions, with a particular affinity for regulatory compliance and digital technology issues. Draws on a bench of attorneys located in key US markets and around the world. Experienced in handling technology and outsourcing matters across industry sectors as varied as sports, healthcare and financial services.
  2. Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  3. Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  4. Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
    Outsourcing
    Global 2022 | Band 4