NEW YORK, January 5, 2012 – International law firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has announced that Nicholas A. Smith has been elected as partner. Mr. Smith is a member of the firm’s Corporate Group and leads the Technology and Outsourcing practice in New York.
Mr. Smith has extensive experience in negotiating and documenting IT and business process outsourcing transactions, application development and maintenance projects, and procurement and supply chain projects. In addition to his experience in outsourcing, Mr. Smith has advised clients on transactions to develop technology-intensive infrastructure and customer-facing functions. He has advised clients on projects ranging from the development of new, custom-built communications networks to electronic health record solutions. In addition to his experience in the United States, Mr. Smith has led Milbank teams onsite in Europe and Asia.
Mr. Smith has been recognized by Legal 500 as an outstanding US practitioner.
He obtained his law degree from the University of Michigan Law School and his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa.
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP is a leading international law firm providing innovative legal solutions to clients throughout the world for more than 140 years. Milbank is headquartered in New York and has offices in Beijing, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Munich, São Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington, DC.
The firm’s lawyers provide a full range of legal services to the world’s leading commercial, financial and industrial enterprises, as well as to institutions, individuals and governments. Milbank’s lawyers meet the needs of its clients by offering a highly integrated and collaborative range of services across key practice groups throughout its global network. Milbank’s integrated practice is underpinned by its attorneys’ acknowledged technical excellence, sectoral expertise and a strong tradition of innovation and client service.