Glinton Sweeting O’Brien (GSO) proudly announces its recent induction as a member of Meritas, a global alliance of independent business law firms that has been ranked by Chambers Global 2018 as a Global Elite Leading Law Firm Network. Our selection is by invitation only and we are the sole Meritas member firm in The Bahamas. This affiliation offers GSO access to over 7,000 lawyers in 247 global markets located in 92 countries.  Our firm’s clients will benefit from the extended legal reach of the Meritas network and its world-class client service.

“With companies increasingly doing business internationally, seamless legal representation on a global scale is vital,” said GSO partner Andrew O’Brien. “Through Meritas, we are able to offer our clients in-depth knowledge of cultural and jurisdictional issues in all of the major markets around the world. Meritas affords us the confidence that our clients’ legal needs will be met with the same commitment to quality, professionalism and value on which we pride ourselves.”

Meritas is the only law firm alliance with an established and comprehensive means of monitoring and enhancing the quality of its member firms. Meritas firms are regularly assessed for the breadth of their practice expertise and client satisfaction. This ensures that clients receive the same high-quality legal work and service from every Meritas firm.   The international alliance of commercial law firms working across jurisdictions provides clients with the best of both worlds: a local legal partner with full-service capabilities and the cost efficiency and personal attention unmatched by mega law firms.

“All Meritas member firms share a positive, consultative approach to business and a commitment to excellent client service. GSO has consistently demonstrated these qualities throughout its history,” said Tanna Moore, president and CEO of Meritas. “Businesses around the world will benefit from GSO’s partner-level expertise, personal service and collaborative, customized business approach.”

About Glinton Sweeting O’Brien

GSO was founded in 2005, and currently operates with ten lawyers and twenty support staff. The firm has distinguished itself as among the best in the areas of commercial and corporate law, financial services, immigration, litigation, real estate and development and private client and estate planning.  In addition to national recognition, its attorneys also enjoy an international reputation. Its offices are located on Shirley Street in the heart of downtown Nassau and at Albany’s Financial Center.