About this office:
Bird & Bird is an international law firm, with a rare and invaluable grasp of strategic commercial issues. The firm combines exceptional legal expertise with deep industry knowledge and refreshingly creative thinking to help clients achieve their commercial goals.
Bird & Bird offers broad advisory, transactional and contentious capability with particular focus on key industry sectors, including aerospace, defence and security, automotive, aviation, communications, electronics, energy and utilities, financial services, food and beverage, healthcare, information technology, life sciences, media and sport.
The firm's main areas of practice include banking and finance, commercial, corporate, dispute resolution, EU and competition law, franchising, intellectual property, international HR Services, outsourcing, privacy and data protection, public projects and procurements, real estate, regulatory and administrative, restructuring and insolvency, tax, trade and customs and transformational projects. Bird & Bird currently works with 43 of the Fortune Top 100 companies and 60 of the world's 100 most innovative companies, as named by Forbes, with the firm's sector and practice groups interacting to provide cutting-edge legal advice and first-class client service.
With over 1100 lawyers in 27 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific, as well as close ties with firms in other parts of the world, Bird & Bird is perfectly placed to offer local expertise within a global context, helping its clients to realise their business goals both domestically and internationally. The firm applies a "one firm" approach to its practice, which enables its lawyers to offer a highly integrated service.
The firm has offices in Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, Copenhagen, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, The Hague, Hamburg, Helsinki, Hong Kong, London, Lyon, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rome, Shanghai, Skanderborg, Singapore, Stockholm, Sydney, and Warsaw.