Our practice areas
How we help
Families and their advisorsWe work across the generations of families, helping them and their advisors to safeguard and grow their legacies. Find Out More
Institutions and businessesWe work with businesses of all sizes and purposes, from venture capital to not-for-profits. In all instances our advice is aimed at managing risk and driving success. Find Out More
Areas of focus
We represent many of the world’s top art collectors, museums and institutions. Our long history enables us to offer advice on everything from structuring transactions to challenging fraud.Aviation and marine
Buying a yacht or private jet should be a pleasure, not a headache. Our global team can cover all the technical aspects of each transaction, as well as the tax treatment of luxury assets.Crypto and digital assets
Well versed in both the legal and technical languages of decentralized finance, our global team can support anyone wanting to navigate the fast-changing world of blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital assets.Crisis management
A crisis can happen to anyone, anytime, anywhere – even the most successful businesses and individuals. We provide clarity, whether you need a strategic recovery plan or you're looking ahead to prevent future risk.Education
Our lawyers act for schools, colleges and universities across the world. We understand your context and are able to advise on any legal and regulatory matters, as well as international projects.Energy
The energy sector is changing faster than ever. With years of advising major companies and governments, we are the go-to law firm for navigating the rapid innovation of the global market.Farms and estates
With decades of experience, our highly skilled lawyers fully understand the complexities and challenges of buying and managing landed estates, as well protecting them for future generations.
Having worked with some of the biggest names in fashion, our lawyers strive to match the ambition and creativity of our clients by helping them build their brand and grow their business.Fashion Tech
Artificial intelligence, 3D printing and virtual reality are transforming fashion. We help our clients stay at the forefront of innovation thanks to our in-depth fashion and tech experience.Food and drink
Food is not only essential but emotive. We help food and beverage companies of all sizes to establish a strong brand and protect it robustly, providing valuable, sector-specific advice.Financial services
Our lawyers have a wealth of experience navigating complex global financial markets. We help clients secure their finances and futureproof their businesses.Hotels and hospitality
The hotel and hospitality sector is becoming ever more specialized. Our significant experience helps us to ensure that the operators we work with get the best value out of their transactions.Indonesia
Indonesia is the largest and most populous market in Southeast Asia. Its relatively young population of 260 million represents both a significant workforce and an important consumer market. These fundamentals, along with economic reforms introduced in recent years, make Indonesia an important and attractive investment destination in the region.Life sciences and healthcare
Life sciences are in the limelight and our diverse team from a range of scientific and industry backgrounds is highly experienced in getting innovative therapies, drugs and devices to market.
Our global team has helped many of the world's finest luxury brands build their businesses and maintain their credibility long-term.Media and reputation
The publication of private or inaccurate information can seriously damage reputations. Should the worst happen, our media law team will quickly advise on how to mitigate any potential impact.Philanthropy
There is no single approach to philanthropy; what’s key is that your giving has the biggest impact possible. Whichever way you choose to donate, our team can advise on what is most effective.Sponsorship
Sponsorship deals can be highly beneficial to both parties. Our global team has supported some of the world’s top campaigns and can assist with everything from contracts to negotiating deals.Sport
Sport is all about winning and our global reputation makes us the go-to law firm to advise successful organizations and individuals on commercial contracts, tax, reputation management, and more.Withers tech
With offices in innovation hubs from Cambridge, UK to Cambridge, MA, our technology and venture capital team regularly support startups and spinouts, helping them to scale, expand and thrive.
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