We are among the UK's top 100 law firms, with over 45 partners and approaching 500 staff. Headed by Managing Partner John Westwell, Foot Anstey has achieved consistent growth and strong financial performance and is on track to achieve our ambitious financial targets. We have grown organically through our bold, agile strategy that has attracted the attention of the industry; we have been named in numerous awards that include the British Legal Awards, MPF Awards for Management Excellence and South West Business Insider.
Sheridans is a leading media law firm whose lawyers combine the in-depth legal knowledge and breadth of expertise and experience required to give unparalleled advice to their clients.
Hamlins is a commercial law firm renowned for its industry expertise, entrepreneurial approach and quality lawyers who are recognised leaders in their fields.
We have deep market knowledge of the digital, games and media sector and provide a full array of legal services to a broad range of clients, from corporates to SMEs and entrepreneurs.
Russells is a leader in the fields of entertainment and media law. The Digital Media and Technology Department provides a full range of advice on both contentious and non-contentious matters to individuals and businesses, from start-ups to multi-nationals, across all digital, gaming and social media platforms.
Ukie members can get a free initial consultation.
We advise people who make digital things, from video games to YouTube videos and from mobile apps to enterprise software. The firm was founded in London by Jas Purewal, a lawyer and business advisor to digital entertainment and technology companies with a decade of experience and contacts from working in the City of London, Europe and Silicon Valley.
Purewal & Partners was established with the following principles:
Eaton Smith has had a long association with the video games industry and has for many years been providing assistance to one of the world’s largest video games publishers/developers.
As part of our wider commercial services which we offer to clients, we are able to provide advice and assistance in this sector, whether you are a developer or publisher, licensor or prospective licensee.
We are able to prepare or advise on issues concerning, amongst other things:
Sheridans' Computer Games Group boasts several leading lawyers in the interactive sector. The Group specialises in all aspects of interactive media entertainment and technology including computer and video games, digital media, online business and ecommerce.
The specialist Computer Games Group at Sheridans is described as "hugely impressive" by Develop magazine, working with clients such as Mojang, Splash Damage, Sumo Digital, Slightly Mad Studios, Hello Games and Playdead.
Charles Russell Speechlys is a law firm headquartered in London with offices in the UK, Europe and the Middle East.
Formed in 2014 by the merger of Charles Russell and Speechly Bircham, our aim is to be the leading English law firm combining specialist business law and private wealth advice internationally.
We are intellectual property specialists.
We advise on all aspects of intellectual property protection and enforcement, including trade mark registrations, copyright actions, and domain name protection. We also advise on commercial agreements such as licences and confidentiality agreements.
Contact Simon Sellars or call 0844 225 3570.
Osborne Clarke is widely recognised as the leading European law firm for the interactive entertainment industry. We advise companies from every area of this sector ranging from global publishers to indie developers and have extensive experience of all of the legal and commercial issues that they face, including: