Bird & Bird has achieved 34 firm rankings in the Legal 500 UK 2017 guide, including 10 Band 1 listings for:

  • Corporate and commercial - Commercial contracts
  • Corporate and commercial - Venture capital
  • Risk advisory - Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity
  • TMT (technology, media and telecoms) - Brand management
  • 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 also received a ranking in the Legal 500 UK's new Fintech section, where we obtained a band 2 firm ranking and have eight lawyers singled out as "recommended".

Furthermore, 14 Bird & Bird lawyers are listed in elite "Leading lawyers" list, five of whom are identified as leading lawyers of the next generation. Overall 104 Bird & Bird lawyers are recommended in the guide.

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