London is our global headquarters and plays a central role in our network

For almost 90 years, Clyde & Co has served clients in London as the headquarters of our global firm.

We provide a full legal offering to clients in London based on our knowledge across aviation, marine, trade & commodities, energy, infrastructure and insurance. We aim to be the most complete provider of legal services to businesses engaged in these core sectors.






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Our insurance team in London has a long history working at the heart of one of the world's key insurance markets. We understand the challenges facing the global insurance industry and we are focused on assisting clients to overcome them. Our insurance team handles claims across every line of insurance and reinsurance business, from the smallest claim to the largest and most complex loss.

We have a very strong reputation in disputes, particularly international cross-border ones. With the largest dispute resolution practice of any UK law firm and with the reach of our international network, we have become  leaders in international arbitration in both developed and emerging market centres. We have a specialisation in financial institutions, shareholder and other commercial disputes; as well as deep experience of bilateral treaty disputes.

Our finance lawyers assist businesses when they enter, operate and grow in developed and emerging markets, helping them access capital and transact in the world’s capital markets.

We have a dedicated global corporate practice. Our commercial team has a particular focus on IP, franchising, technology and outsourcing. We also have one of the largest employment practices of any City law firm.

From the firm's founding in London, Clyde & Co has grown into a truly global law firm that is committed to providing a first-class service to clients in all parts of the world.

What clients say

It's a very capable firm that draws on its international strength to do strong work overseas.

Chambers & Partners, 2024 - Projects & Construction

Clyde & Co's litigators have good commercial judgement and provide good-value service.

Legal 500, 2018 - Dispute resolution

Excellent, very responsive and has deep knowledge of the insurance and reinsurance sectors.

Legal 500, 2018 - Insurance

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