We have more than 400 lawyers, all focused on getting results for clients through a deep understanding of their industries. We are based in the heart of the City and have full-service offices serving businesses in the thriving city of Bristol and the technology-focused Thames Valley.

We cover the full range of legal advice including advisory, litigation and transactional matters. Across the UK, 76 of our partners are ranked as leading individuals by Chambers UK and we are ranked in 79 practice areas by The Legal 500.

Regulatory notices in respect of our UK practice can be found here.

Supporting our clients at this time


As the situation with coronavirus (COVID-19) develops, we want to do all we can to ensure the safety of our people, our clients, and their families while still offering an uninterrupted and full service to our clients.

We are continuing to follow government advice regarding remote and socially distanced working, and we are currently holding client meetings and events online and/or by phone where possible.

You can find out more about how we are tackling the impact of Covid-19 on our employees, our clients, and our communities here.


Our approach

When disruption is the norm and you’re surrounded by complexity, you need clarity. Our straight-talking experts will give you the insights and advice you need to get the right result.

We give informed opinions, not just options. We’re switched-on to the issues and confident facing the new and unknown. We can help you navigate the challenges and opportunities transforming business – and together we’ll be ready for what’s next.

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Our Culture

One of the things that enables us to think differently is our culture. We have a great culture and, time and time again, it’s acknowledged as being outstanding. And what’s great about that is it brings and keeps the best people working for us – plus, it attracts innovative and approachable clients, who think like us. Our culture is fundamental to our success. So we cherish and protect it, we live by our values and reward the behaviours that support them. And our clients value this as much as our people. For us, stuffy stereotypes and fussy formality have been left in the past – where they belong. We push forward because we don’t have time for rigid hierarchies and inflated egos, but we make time for energy and ambition. And let’s not forget a big part of being the law firm of the future is reflecting the changing world around us. So we’re committed to welcoming diversity, promoting innovation and celebrating success.

Osborne Clarke For Good

Find out more about our work on diversity and inclusion – plus the pillars that support our corporate social responsibility initiative.

Awards

Best Law Firm for Legal Tech

2021 Legal Cheek Awards

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Best Corporate Culture Award

2019 Managing Partners Forum Awards

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National Equality Standard

Accreditation for equality, diversity and inclusion excellence 

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Best Law Firm for Partner Approachability

2020 Legal Cheek Awards

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Cross-boarder Telecoms Patent Team of the Year

Managing IP Awards

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