Our London office brings a prestigious and full-service city practice to Europe and complements the Firm’s capabilities in France, Germany, Italy and Brussels. As part of an extensive international network, we provide complete multidisciplinary legal services to a diversity of local and international businesses, from multinational and national corporations to financial institutions and investment banks, as well as high-net-worth individuals. Our offshore capabilities are extensive, ranging from the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man to the Cayman Islands and Bermuda. Additionally, we have a strong network of professionals in numerous countries throughout French-speaking Africa, in China and worldwide.
We advise clients across several areas of law, including corporate, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, project finance, intellectual property, energy, private equity, labour and employment, tax and private client services. For more than 30 years, members of our Africa team have helped clients evaluate local partners, by conducting thorough commercial due diligence and evaluating local market conditions, while being mindful of local cultures and sensitivities. Our client roster includes leading FTSE 250 and Fortune 1000 organisations, governmental and regulatory authorities, international banks, and trade organisations.
Our lawyers offer a wealth of practical legal and business experience in their fields of practice, and many have gained recognition from directories such as The Legal 500 and Chambers UK. As part of a global, full-service law firm, the lawyers of our London office are prepared to help clients wherever their business interests take them.
From Bank Station
Bank station is well served by five underground lines (Central Line, District & Circle Lines, Waterloo & City Line and the Docklands Light Railway (DLR)).
For those travelling by air, the Docklands Light Railway provides a direct rail link between London City Airport and Bank station.
From Liverpool Street Station
This major London train station is served by a number of underground lines, (Central Line, Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line and Metropolitan Line).
For those travelling by air, there is a regular Stansted Express rail service between Stansted Airport and Liverpool Street Station.
From London Bridge Station
London Bridge station is located on the south side of the river Thames. This station has regular rail links to and from Sussex and South London and is served by two underground lines (Jubilee Line and Northern Line).
For those travelling by air, the First Capital Connect service runs trains every 15 minutes between Brighton, Gatwick, Luton and Bedford, into London Bridge.
From Heathrow Airport
Heathrow airport is approximately 15 miles west outside of London. There is a regular rail service between Heathrow Airport and London Paddington. Paddington station is served by 4 London Underground lines (District Line, Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line and Bakerloo Line). The most time efficient way to reach the office is to travel from Paddington by the District Line to Notting Hill Gate station and then change on to the Central Line and continue until you reach Bank station.