Local Relationships Worldwide
ALFA International is the premier global network of independent law firms. Founded in 1980, ALFA International was the first and continues to be one of the largest and strongest legal networks of accomplished trial and business counsel who use their local expertise to deliver highly effective legal solutions to the benefit of ALFA International clients worldwide.
What People Are Saying
“ALFA International’s goal is to have member firms endeavor to provide their regional, national, and international clients with outstanding legal services at reasonable costs. My long-term experience with ALFA International is that it has consistently met that goal.”
CHIEF LEGAL AND ADVOCACY OFFICER
Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
“Being a member of the ALFA International Client Advisory Board is an opportunity to give back to our profession by fostering relationships, creating sound legal networks and creating a legacy and pipeline of great lawyers. It allows for direct and honest communication between outside counsel and in-house counsel that eliminates guesswork, reduces errors and makes us all the better at serving our clients’ needs.”
ASSOCIATE GENERAL COUNSEL
“As a business with operations in every U.S. state and over 43 countries, we rely on the ALFAI network to help us quickly identify and retain the very best local representation just when we really need it.”
Mark Van De Voorde
CHIEF LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER AND CORPORATE SECRETARY
Victaulic Company, Victaulic LLC, and Victaulic International Sarl
“The members of ALFA International’s Board of Directors are skilled lawyers at the top of their game. They are a hugely talented and creative group. It is a great pleasure to collaborate with them to maximize ALFA’s opportunities and address our challenges. I feel fortunate to count them as colleagues and friends.”
FORMER CHAIR, ALFA INTERNATIONAL
YCR Law, Charleston, SC
“As the saying goes, ‘a rising tide lifts all boats.’ I look forward to working with ALFAI’s Client Advisory Board to pursue our shared mission of delivering world-class service, superior results, and exceptional value to our clients. When clients and firms invest in each other’s long-term success – from supporting continuing education and development to creating environments that foster diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging – everyone wins,”
Jacqueline (Jaci) Lee
VICE PRESIDENT, GENERAL COUNSEL
Flynn Restaurant Group LP
"ALFA International's 2022 Workers' Compensation Seminar was one of the most well-organized, quality seminars I have attended. From the substantive materials to enjoying the historic charm of Savannah, my first time attending at ALFA International seminar was exceptional and I look forward to the next one."
Leitner, Williams, Dooley & Napolitan, PLLC
“Since my introduction to ALFA International in 1998, I have found that ALFA International firms rise to a level of experience, service and quality that not only exemplify value, but also the highest of professional standards.”
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & GENERAL COUNSEL
Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.
"ALFA International provides attendees with a unique opportunity to connect with industry professionals from all across the country. At the 2022 ALFA International Insurance & Professional Liability Seminar, I enjoyed the opportunity to present. Also, by attending other sessions and taking advantage of social events, I gained substantive knowledge on different insurance topics. My overall impression is that ALFA International seminars are a great way to build relationships with those with valuable industry experience."
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