Slaughter and May is a leading international law firm recognised throughout the business community for its commercial awareness and commitment to clients
We advise on high-profile, ground-breaking and complex transactions and deliver bespoke solutions to clients.
The firm is described by many as prestigious, and we’re proud to be described as such by a range of the leading legal directories, commentators, peers, clients and competitors, because the respect and admiration people have for us has been, and continues to be, won through hard work, dedication and the consistently excellent standard of our lawyers and the legal advice they provide to a roster of clients containing more FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies than any other law firm, bar none.
We advise our clients on their corporate and financing transactions. We also advise on Financial Regulation, Competition, Intellectual Property, Information Technology, Data Protection, Dispute Resolution, Infrastructure, Energy and Natural Resources, Real Estate, Tax and Pensions and Employment.
Slaughter and May is made up of 1,300 people in the UK and around the world. There is a strong recognition that our people make our business and we work hard to attract, recruit, develop and retain a diverse pipeline of talent and to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels valued and is able to be themselves. Our people are drawn from different backgrounds and have different viewpoints and this goes to the heart of our ethos of independent thinking and innovation.
Much of our work has an international element, and last year we worked with over 250 law firms in more than 100 jurisdictions. Whilst we have physical offices in London, Brussels, Hong Kong and Beijing, in other jurisdictions we prefer to remain agile by leading unified, hand-picked, market-leading firms in the relevant jurisdictions based on the specialism required. All the firms we work with across the world have a reputation for excellence and independence that mirrors our own.
Start your career with us and you'll work with some of the most astute practitioners in professional services, who’ll challenge and stimulate you to be your best. You will work alongside some of the world’s best lawyers, helping them, to grow and develop their client relationships.
We offer the opportunity to be part of a team supporting the provision of world-class legal advice to some of the world's leading businesses. At Slaughter and May, everyone's contribution is valued and all enjoy an open, friendly and supportive culture. In addition, there are excellent benefits sand facilities and a variety of development opportunities to support you in your role.