Masuda Funai Joins Alliott Group

Masuda, Funai, Eifert & Mitchell, Ltd. has been selected for membership in the Alliott Group, an international alliance of independent accounting, law, and consulting firms. This alliance provides a framework which enables member firms to share knowledge, mix with like-minded professionals and provide their clients with access to a truly global solution. Founded in 1979, Alliott Group members are located throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, with more than 170 member firms in 72 countries. Masuda Funai is the legal member firm representing the Chicago area.

"We are very excited to join the Alliott Group and to represent the Chicagoland area," said Masuda Funai Chairman, Thomas McMenamin. "The initiative was spearheaded by our European Services Team and our acceptance concludes more than a year-long search for a global network."

"Our inclusion in the Alliott Group enhances our ability to provide clients with exceptional service," explains Colin Hara, President of Masuda Funai. "Many of our clients have a global presence and through our affiliation with Alliott, we can team with member firms in Europe, Asia, South America and around the world, to address any legal issue."

Several Masuda Funai Principals attended the annual worldwide conference held this month in San Diego, during which the firm's membership was announced.

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