Banking and finance
The universally respected standard of law in England & Wales, alongside the universality of the English language and the UK's geographic standpoint between the Americas and Asia, all contribute to the UK's position as a favoured location for multinational companies, as much as for successful people and their businesses.
We have been based in London, in the United Kingdom, since 1896. Over the past 120 years, our perspective has broadened to a fully global one, but much of our strength is based on the firm foundations of the English courts, London’s status as an international finance hub, and the UK’s business-friendly tax and regulatory policies.
The UK’s decision to leave the EU’s single market surprised many, but it looks likely that the country will continue to be function as a destination of choice for the world’s high net worth population, as well as the place where their money is managed and they can seek the protection and certainties of the courts.
Ranked in Band 1 for private client for the last 16 years
UK top 25 private client law firm 2017
Ranked in Band 2 for Agriculture and Rural Affairs
Top ranked firm for senior executives
Top ranked firm for contentious trusts
Leading firm for defamation/reputation management
Leading firm for professional negligence
Leading firm for civil fraud
20 years as a top ranked firm for family/matrimonial (1997-2017)
Ranked for tax: contentious trust
Leading firm in commerical, corporate M&A, dispute resolution, tax, industry focus - food, luxury goods
Winner of family/matrimonial law firm of the year
Leading firm - Band 1 for real estate in London
Leading firm - Band 1 for private wealth law in London
Leading firm - Band 1 for family/matrimonial in London
Leading firm - Defamation/reputation management in the UK
Leading firm - Band 1 for private wealth disputes in the UK