problems. possibilities. the difference is imagination
complexity. clarity. the difference is imagination
obstacles. opportunities. the difference is imagination
The difference is imagination
Good business depends on good advice. Which, ultimately, comes down to four words. Yes. No. Stop. Go. Many of the world's most recognised and respected businesses – including 43 FTSE100 clients in the last two years – come to Addleshaw Goddard to deliver just that kind of simple answer. They rely on our lawyers around the world to find imaginative solutions to their pivotal business problems, and to get things done.
Find out more about how we can help your business and complement your team.About us
We're expanding into France with the opening of our Paris office and the arrival of 20+ lawyers specialising in cross border disputes and transactions, real estate and commercial services.
We've acted for many of the world's most respected companies in the last two years.
The average length of our FTSE 100 client relationships is 22 years. Clients return to us, time and again.
Experts in over 50 specialisms of business law.
Over 45 awards and accolades for the practice and business of law in the past three years.
Over 1200 lawyers around the world, including over 250 partners.
We've helped clients in 94 countries in the last few years, via 13 offices around the world.
First established in 1775, the firm has adapted in line with over 240 years of client needs.
The Financial Times ranked us a top 10 law firm in Europe for innovation.
Over 2,500 companies have relied on our specialist tech, consultancy & innovation teams.
We are active in 45 different CSR initiatives focused on 'Unlocking Young Potential'.
Named a Top 50 Employer for Women, 12 times in 14 years, by The Times.
Our Energy & Utilities team advised Scotia Gas Networks (SGN) on a pioneering project that will let customers heat their homes and cook their food using 100% green hydrogen power for the first time.
It’s a tough world for automotive brands. There are traditional challenges such as financial pressures and regulatory scrutiny. And now a whole new wave of threats – from automation to electric vehicles. We've played a pivotal role in enabling two of the world's largest players – Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company – to gear up for the future, together.
They say selling a property is the single most stressful thing most of us will ever do. But what happens when you’ve got around 10,000 properties as part of a £13.8bn business on your hands? When National Grid wanted to sell its interest in the gas distribution network, we had to ready its assets: the sites it owned. But preparing a portfolio of that scale was no mean feat for all concerned.
These days, most of us take contactless payments for granted. But behind every transaction is a complex web of legal, regulatory, financial and technical issues. How can you embrace this technology while minimising risk? How can you balance the value of data with the importance of customer privacy?