Carter Ledyard & Milburn is a general practice law firm headquartered in the Financial District. We have a ratio of partners to associates of about one to one, and provide personal, partner-level attention to all clients and matters, large and small. This forms part of our Partners for Your Business® commitment, together with the focus we place on providing counseling to help advance the business interests of our clients.
We offer sophisticated legal advice within a culture that encourages innovative problem-solving. We are “can do,” “get the deal done” lawyers, willing to put in the hard work necessary to achieve our clients’ goals. We use the latest technologies to permit swifter and better communications and service. We are available when our clients need us to be available. We are easy to work with. Our clients stay with us because of the quality and efficiency of the service we provide, and because we understand and care about their businesses. Our attorneys stay with us because Carter Ledyard is a great place to work.
Building on a foundation of 165 years of legal service, we continue to maintain and develop the broad experience and diverse skills necessary to assist our clients in anticipating and managing business and personal matters in often fast-paced, changing environments.
With clients all over the world, Carter Ledyard has a long history of providing legal services to overseas companies and their United States affiliates. Our global reach is strengthened through membership in legal networks that give us access to quality local and co-counsel throughout the United States and worldwide.
Carter Ledyard is a member of Meritas , a global alliance of leading independent law firms dedicated to providing member firms access top-tier legal expertise around the world. Meritas is recognized as a top-ranked legal network by Chambers & Partners.
Carter Ledyard is a member of Legallink, an international legal network of over 70 independent business-oriented law firms with members from the majority of the world’s main commercial centers. The network is composed of more than 3500 legal professionals.