Smith Anderson Joins Global Legal Services Network; Enhances Client Services Worldwide

Smith Anderson is proud to announce it is joining Ally Law, a prestigious global network of business law firms with a sharp focus on value and service that provides clients with sophisticated legal services worldwide. Smith Anderson is the exclusive North Carolina member of Ally Law, which includes over 60 independent firms, over 2,400 lawyers in more than 40 countries and covers 100+ business centers worldwide. 

Prospective Ally Law network members must participate in a highly-selective vetting process, and, to remain in the organization member firms undergo an annual recertification process which includes written assessments of client satisfaction. Businesses working with an Ally Law member firm can be confident that they are partnering with a firm that is top-tier in its jurisdiction and shares Smith Anderson’s commitment to the highest levels of practice and client service.

A distinguishing feature of the network is the great emphasis it places on member firms establishing collaborative working relationships amongst one another to better serve clients’ global needs. The network coordinates regular global and regional Ally Law meetings to facilitate and strengthen client service by network firms.

“North Carolina is a rapidly expanding global market. Through our Ally Law membership, we are able to counsel our clients with a trusted network member in many jurisdictions worldwide,” said Managing Partner Gerald Roach. “We have long assisted clients operating in the global marketplace and our Ally Law affiliation will expand our ability to help our clients globally, as well as allow Smith Anderson to serve as a valuable resource to network firms with clients desiring to do business in North Carolina.” 


About Ally Law

Ally Law’s 60+ independent law firms and 2000+ professionals provide comprehensive legal services to major corporations worldwide. Our firms are subject to rigorous vetting, an ongoing quality control monitoring process, and are highly ranked by Chambers, Legal 500 and Best Lawyers. Ally Law has its origins in the International Alliance of Law Firms, a prestigious global network founded 25 years ago. For more information, visit

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