Issues in transatlantic litigation

This note address the issues that arise when it is possible for a party to bring proceedings in the courts of England and Wales, or the US. The note:

  • Considers the key procedural differences between English and US litigation.
  • Identifies major differences in the substantive laws of the two jurisdictions.
  • Discusses the practical issues facing litigants in transatlantic litigation.

Muireann Dennehy, Matthew Bunting and Benjamin Burnham, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan UK LLP


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