May 7, 2024

Willkie was ranked as one of the fastest-growing firms in London over the past five years and recognized for its market-leading practices and lawyers in Legal Business’ Global London 2024 report.

Willkie was ranked #3 among the “pace-setters” in the London market that have grown the most over the last five years. The report noted that Willkie’s London office grew 125% to number 135 lawyers in 2023 – a surge that has included numerous high-profile lateral hires and internal promotions across its platform. 

Willkie’s growth has also led to enhanced market share and recognition as an industry leader. Legal Business ranked Willkie first among the top international firms that gained the most Legal 500 practice area rankings in London in the five-year timeframe, and fourth for the greatest increase in individual lawyer rankings. 

Willkie’s London’s office, founded in 1988, is widely recognized as one of the leading transactions and disputes law firms in the UK. The office has established a broad and balanced platform, growing its Antitrust and Litigation, Capital Markets, Data Privacy, Finance, Insurance Transactional and Regulatory, International Arbitration, Private Equity and Restructuring practices.

Read Legal Business’ Global London 2024 report here (subscription may be required).