In continental Europe, we have built a strong, non-exclusive network with leading law firms in their domestic markets (Chiomenti in Italy, Gide in France and Gleiss Lutz in Germany).
This network enables us to provide clients with a seamless, integrated service for crossborder transactions, international projects and complex litigation.
With over 2,000 lawyers in 27 offices throughout Europe, we provide a full range of services. We also have a regulatory hub in Frankfurt, headquarters of the Central European Bank, specialising in regulatory matters and European banking law. It includes expert lawyers from each firm, enabling us to share knowledge and experience on these matters.
With offices in Milan and Rome, Chiomenti has over 300 lawyers and tax advisors. It provides integrated legal advice on complex transactions to its clients, which include major Italian and foreign industrial, banking, insurance, and financial groups.
Gide is one of the leading firms in France with 500 lawyers in 11 offices in Europe, Africa, Asia and the US. The firm provides legal advice and assistance across a broad spectrum of disciplines to businesses, public and private sector institutions, investment funds and governments.
Gleiss Lutz is one of Germany's leading full-service law firms with offices in Germany, London and Brussels. Founded in 1949, it has over 350 lawyers, including 85 partners, and regularly handles complex and innovative cases on the German market. Its portfolio includes leading German and international businesses across all sectors, including numerous DAX listed and Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, major privately held companies and public authorities.