Bird & Bird Retail & Consumer team is ranked in the Legal 500 2020 EMEA Guide


Our international Retail & Consumer team has earned a number of rankings in the Legal 500 EMEA 2020 guide, including in Food, Retail and Luxury Goods. 

We are delighted to have been ranked in Tier 1 for:

  • Food (Belgium): Bird & Bird leverages its full service capabilities to provide well-rounded advice on the full range of contentious and non-contentious matters in the food and beverage sector; it also utilises the firm's international network in cross-border matters.
  • Retail (Italy): Bird & Bird's clients in the retail sector benefit from the firm's expertise across a wide range of practice areas. It has been kept busy recently handling IP, trade mark and patent work in the food and fashion industries, as well as tax, real estate and employment law more generally.
  • Retail (Spain): Bird & Bird advises retail and consumer-facing clients on all stages of the product lifecycle: design; distribution and retailing; franchising; data protection and privacy; e-commerce; supply chain logistics; advertising and marketing; and disputes. The practice also advises clients on brand and strategy, reputation management, media crises (including social media), consumer protection, product claims and data breaches.

We have also gained rankings for Food in Italy and for Luxury Goods in Italy and France
The rankings highlight the depth of our expertise in the Retail & Consumer sector across Bird & Bird’s international offices. 
The full list of Bird & Bird rankings can be found here.