Lex Mundi About Us | Lex Mundi

Bernstein Shur is the exclusive member firm in Maine for Lex Mundi – the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide.

As part of the Lex Mundi global network, we can provide our clients with preferred access to more than 21,000 lawyers around the world – all from a single point of contact.

Individually, each Lex Mundi member firm is a leader in its local market. Collectively, Lex Mundi firms provide global legal resources with unmatched depth and breadth. Working with other Lex Mundi firms, we are able to seamlessly handle our clients’ most challenging cross-border transactions and disputes.

By selecting a Lex Mundi law firm, clients can have confidence that they will be connected to the following resources:

  • Quality representation. Lex Mundi member firms are committed to providing not only high quality legal work but superior client service as well. Each member firm is admitted only after substantial due diligence, and must survive regular quality and peer review procedures in order to retain membership in the association.
  • Preeminent law firms. Each Lex Mundi member is an elite firm in its jurisdiction. Potential members are evaluated on quality, responsiveness, ability to provide a full range of legal services, reputation, technology, management structure, ethical standards, conflict avoidance procedures, size, court admissions, and other criteria.
  • Local market knowledge. Lex Mundi member firms are locally based law firms, indigenous to their areas. As a result, they have developed the expertise most necessary in their jurisdictions as well as strong ties to the legal and business communities. They also can apprise clients of the area’s political context and provide firsthand information about the local landscape.
  • A recognized resource worldwide. Through the Lex Mundi association, clients and their advisors can receive introductions to top local law firms around the world.

Clients of Lex Mundi member firms are the ultimate beneficiaries of the worldwide reach and access to global legal expertise that membership in Lex Mundi provides its member firms. Working together, Lex Mundi member firms are able to provide expert client solutions anywhere on the globe.

For more information, visit lexmundi.com.