Legal 500 UK 2016 results

16 September 2016

Bird & Bird LLP are pleased to have been ranked in 34 categories of the 2016 edition of Legal 500 UK, released this week. 

The firm achieved 10 Tier 1 listings, for:

  • Corporate and commercial: Commercial contracts
  • Corporate and commercial: Venture capital
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Brand management
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Data protection
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Franchising
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Intellectual property
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): IT and telecoms
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Media and entertainment (including media finance)
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Sport

We have risen in the rankings for: 

  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms): Media and entertainment (including media finance)
  • Crime, fraud and licensing: Fraud: civil
  • Finance: Asset finance and leasing

And received a new listing in Finance: Emerging Markets.

We have also received 13 "leading individual" rankings of which we received three new individual rankings in TMT (technology, media and telecoms):

  • Brand management
  • Intellectual Property 
  • Media and entertainment

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