Regulatory & advisory

Navigating complex regulatory frameworks and unlocking critical advisory challenges to help clients achieve their strategic objectives.

Competition advice & investigations

Competition advice & investigations

Our competition team provide support to clients across the board, from devising bespoke compliance systems that are appropriate to each client, to advising on the competition law risks arising from commercial strategies or agreements.

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Data protection & privacy

Data protection & privacy

With one of the biggest and most well-known teams in Europe, Bristows is the go-to firm for pragmatic, expert-informed data protection advice. 

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Life sciences regulatory

Life sciences regulatory

Our regulatory team have a variety of backgrounds within the fields of bioscience, genetics and neuroscience. We advise clients across the sector including pharma and biotech, cell and gene therapies, veterinary medicine, medical devices, in vitro-diagnostics and digital health. 

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TM & design portfolio management

TM & design portfolio management

We have a long established portfolio management practice, fully integrated with the firm’s leading IP litigation practice, in order to provide a “one-stop shop” on all aspects of brand development, protection, exploitation and enforcement.

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Freedom to operate

Freedom to operate

With our fingers firmly on the pulse of how the courts assess infringement and validity of rights, our contentious IP teams are ideally placed to assist in assessing the risks involved in any new project, no matter what the sector or technology.

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Advertising & marketing

Advertising & marketing

We regularly advise major brands on the legality of advertising campaigns and sales promotions as well as comparative advertising and dispute resolution.

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Charities & not-for-profit

Charities & not-for-profit

Our charities and not-for-profit practice provides a wide range of legal services to UK and international charities, foundations, universities and other not-for-profit organisations. 

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What others say

“You are confident you will get really sound advice from them.”

Chambers and Partners Europe 2021

“It is a great comfort to us that the individuals we are in contact with work closely as a team and help us keep all legal matters joined up and addressed consistently.”

Chambers and Partners Global 2021

“Every member of the team we have worked with has been knowledgeable, pragmatic and responsive.”

Chambers and Partners Global 2021

“There is a lot of expertise in the firm and the lawyers collaborate to provide the best service to their clients.”

Chambers and Partners Global 2021

“You are confident you will get really sound advice from them.”

Chambers and Partners Global 2021

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