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Lewis Silkin


Lewis Silkin


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  • The firm has bees on the roof of its London office as an initiative to work with young people to improve wellbeing and employability through engagement with nature and enterprise.
  • The firm has achieved a position in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work list eight years in a row, being one of only a handful of the UK’s top law firms making the list.
  • They have also raised over £50,000 through CSR activities over the last three years. Major fundraising events have included 24 Peaks Challenge, Grand Canal Challenge (26 mile walk from Royal Brompton hospital to Harefield hospital), Tough Mudder and a 24-hour Spinathon.


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Lewis Silkin is a UK top 100 commercial law firm with offices in London, Oxford, Cardiff and Hong Kong. Recognised by clients and industry alike as being distinct: for its deep understanding, insight and advice to creative, innovative and brand-focused businesses for delivering pragmatic, commercial advice in a refreshingly human way. 

With 56 partners and more than 300 staff, the firm is structured around two key divisions, which align to its strengths and key industry sectors: advertising and marketing; manufacturing and engineering; media and entertainment; retail, hospitality and leisure; sports business; technology and communications; and financial and professional services.

In employment, immigration and reward Lewis Silkin is consistently top-ranked, and was named HR Law Firm of the Year 2015. With over 100 lawyers, Lewis Silkin’s employment and immigration team offers an unrivalled service supporting our clients, including many of the world’s leading businesses, on their HR, employment and immigration law needs domestically and internationally. The creators, makers and innovators team is made up of leading advisers for creative, innovative and brand-focused businesses, offering deep understanding of the industry sectors in which the firm’s clients operate combined with real expertise across a wide range of legal services. From start-ups to multinationals, our comprehensive and commercially focused advice helps the firm’s clients succeed in an increasingly complex and converged international marketplace, whether they receive advice from both, or just one division.

Lewis Silkin is renowned for offering high-quality legal advice paired with a personal touch and individual flair, and for being the ‘lawyers’ lawyers.’ The firm is also regarded as an employer of choice, having been consistently ranked in The Sunday Times‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ for nine years running and maintaining an ‘outstanding’ two-star accreditation from‘Best Companies’.

The firm’s reach also extends worldwide through its Hong Kong office and membership of two leading global legal networks: Ius Laboris, which focuses on employment law; and the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA) which deals with advertising and marketing law.

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