In the United States, Sullivan & Cromwell advises many of the world's top industrial, commercial and financial enterprises and governmental bodies. More than 500 lawyers headquartered in New York work with 12 other offices worldwide, comprising a global practice in primary areas such as:
  • securities,
  • litigation,
  • mergers and acquisitions,
  • criminal defense and investigations,
  • banking,
  • commercial real estate,
  • project finance,
  • tax, and
  • estates and personal law.

The Firm's expertise extends to a number of intergroup areas, such as:
  • asset-based finance;
  • intellectual property;
  • investment companies;
  • international trade; and
  • commodities, futures and derivatives.