Winston & Strawn’s London office focuses on cross-border business and finance transactions, international commercial dispute resolution and intellectual property, and serves as the gateway for the firm’s international practice in corporate and finance transactions outside of the United States.
The London office represents major international financial institutions and corporate clients in corporate lending, securitization, mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances and joint ventures, private equity and U.S. and UK private placements and public offerings of debt and equity, and other UK national and cross-border transactions. In addition, several of our attorneys in London have assisted clients with the resolution of complex domestic and international commercial disputes and international arbitration proceedings.
Winston’s attorneys in London have extensive experience in dealing with issues of European and English law and procedure in a wide range of areas and business sectors, acting for businesses of all types and sizes, financial institutions, and governmental entities.
The recent addition of an intellectual property team in the London office complement our existing London presence and supports the firm's global capabilities. The intellectual property team offers substantial experience, especially in patent and trademark litigation matters, representing a wide range of sectors, including life sciences, healthcare, agriculture, consumer products and electronics.
The London office is fully supported by and integrated with Winston & Strawn’s extensive resources in the United States, Europe, and Asia, and can draw upon a network of local counsel in dozens of other countries around the world.