Transactions

Making the most of commercial opportunities and protecting and extracting value from our clients’ most valuable assets.

Corporate & financing

Corporate & financing

From start-ups and entrepreneurs to multinationals and some of the UK’s leading institutions, we offer a wealth of expertise in corporate transactions to a diverse and innovative client base. 

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IT & digital

IT & digital

Bristows is the ‘go-to’ firm for IT & Digital for clients who want responsive, thoughtful and pragmatic legal advice. 

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Commercial & IP transactions

Commercial & IP transactions

With one of the largest groups of IP lawyers in the UK, our clients seek our support on a wide range of commercial arrangements involving the creation, development and commercialisation of their most valuable assets.

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Employment

Employment

With employment laws constantly changing, it is a huge challenge to keep up to date and feel confident that you are complying with the law and avoiding the pitfalls. This is where we can help.

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EU & UK merger control

EU & UK merger control

We help our clients navigate EU & UK merger control requirements. We also advise clients on the application of worldwide merger control laws and work with local counsel to deliver a seamless co-ordination where multiple filings are required.

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Real estate

Real estate

Our real estate team offers comprehensive expertise for owners and occupiers of business space as well as clients investing in, developing or financing real estate.

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Tax

Tax

Our tax experts offer advice on the full range of tax issues affecting corporates, from large multi-nationals to smaller growing companies. 

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What others say

“Bristows’ compact competition team has established itself as one of the market leaders in the pharmaceutical sector and for cases involving a crossover between antitrust and intellectual property.”

Global Competition Review 2021

“Strong UK-based practice offering expertise in pan-European IP matters, with a solid reputation in cross-border matters of both a transactional and contentious nature.”

Chambers and Partners Europe 2021

“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

“Strong UK-based practice offering expertise in pan-European IP matters.”

Chambers and Partners Global 2021

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