Jones Day’s strengths in London reflect the Firm's vast cross-border transactional and disputes experience. We have a rich heritage in M&A and litigation, and our approximately 200 lawyers are able to draw on a wealth of insights and skills, within London and across our global network of offices, to guide clients through their constantly changing and increasingly complex legal and regulatory challenges. Situated in the heart of one of the world's critical financial centers, the London Office (founded in 1986) is now the largest Jones Day office outside the U.S.
Jones Day is one of only a handful of truly global law firms. In London's financial and legal center, our London Office is well positioned to advise on the most demanding and complex matters all over the world, including cross-border M&A, real estate, and finance transactions (including banking, capital markets, investment funds, private equity, and structured finance), global disputes, and regulatory matters involving the U.K., U.S., and other authorities. We also have teams of lawyers experienced in business restructuring, competition/antitrust, corporate tax planning, employment and pensions, energy, intellectual property, and projects and infrastructure.
We are "One Firm Worldwide", with London fully integrated into the Firm's global network of offices, as well as part of the Firm's European network, which includes offices in Amsterdam, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Munich, and Paris. In an era where businesses demand a truly worldwide approach, our global reach and experience enable our London lawyers seamlessly to think and act within and beyond traditional boundaries, to deliver both a global and local service, across practices and jurisdictions, to sophisticated clients seeking to navigate the challenges of today's globalized world.
London remains a magnet for multi-jurisdictional transactions and disputes relying on English law for their documentation and resolution. At the forefront of globalization and the advancement of the rule of law, our London lawyers anticipate and manage risk, working alongside clients to assist them in achieving their strategic objectives.