With over 1,200 lawyers in 28 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific, as well as close ties with firms in other parts of the world, Bird & Bird is perfectly placed to offer local expertise within a global context, helping its clients to realise their business goals both domestically and internationally. The firm applies a ‘one firm’ approach to its practice, which enables its lawyers to offer a highly integrated service.
Bird & Bird organises itself around its clients, with its lawyers typically arranged in groups which focus on key industries. This structure drives the firm to develop and maintain high level expertise in practice areas and geographic regions which serve the needs of their client base. The firm provides a broad advisory, transactional, and contentious capability within the following sector areas:
Bird & Bird currently works with 40 of the Fortune Top 100 companies and nearly two-thirds of the world’s 100 Most Innovative Companies, as named by Forbes. Over a third of Bird & Bird’s clients have been with the firm for more than a decade; testament to the high-level of service and legal expertise the firm delivers.