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Bird & Bird s.r.o. advokátní kancelář WHO WE ARE Formed in London in 1846, Bird & Bird has developed into a truly global law firm, with the majority of work now done outside the UK. Today we have more than 1.000 lawyers working as a cohesive team providing legal services in all key areas of commercial and business law. Over 160 years of our existence Bird & Bird has built a reputation of highly qualified team of experts repeatedly recognised and awarded by international independent surveys and directories, among others in the area of intellectual property, life sciences, communications and information technology, dispute resolution and many others. Bird & Bird has 27 offices located across 17 countries in the world: Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, Copenhagen, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Haag, Hamburg, Helsinki, Hong Kong, London, Lyon, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rome, Singapore, Skanderborg, Stockholm, Shanghai, Sydney and Warsaw. We also have a special working group focused on Russia, India and work closely with selected legal companies in key jurisdictions in Eastern Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia and the United States of America where we have no offices.
Nearly half of our top 100 clients have been with us
for over a decade than 60% of the world‘s 100 most innovative companies are our clients (according to Forbes) In 2015 we have signed cooperation agreements in Korea, Turkey and Indonesia Within the last year we have advised clients from over 120 countries Our five blogs received nearly 200,000 visits during the last year More
OUR APPROACH We serve a number of innovative and growing businesses where technology and regulation have a significant impact such as automotive, energy & utilities, aviation, banking & finance, communication, life sciences, information technology. We combine exceptional legal expertise with deep industry knowledge and refreshingly innovative thinking to help clients achieve their long term goals. As an international firm we excel in providing global advice within the local context. Our lawyers know their local legal frameworks in exceptional detail, which is why, as a team, we’re well known for our ability to manage complex, cross-border projects and deals with such seamless success.
BIRD & BIRD TEAM WHAT YOU DID NOT KNOW ABOUT US Almost
half of the Fortune Top 100 companies are our clients
Our team in the Czech Republic and Slovakia comprises experienced highly qualified legal experts who provide the top level service to our clients.