Formed from the merger of BLP and Bryan Cave in April 2018, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) offers clients access to: 1,400 lawyers in 32 offices across Europe, North America, the Middle East and Asia; leadership in legal service and technology innovation for clients; and best in class practices and sector teams. Structured as one global team, in a way few other law firms are, BCLP aims to provide its clients with clear, connected legal advice, wherever and whenever they need it. As a result of the combination, 40% of the Fortune 500 rely on BCLP to protect their interests and support their business critical needs.
The firm provides innovative services and products to clients through a combination of technology and expertise. Combined, its expertise ranges from providing world class legal advice to providing operational advice and support to in-house legal teams, and its services will continue to be optimised using process, data analytics and technology. BCLP has a commitment to fostering innovative ideas among employees on new legal technology, via its Tech X initiative and Business Academy, to empower our teams to continuously improve our services.
BCLP was recently recognised for its commitment to innovation, winning an “AI Innovation Award” (Legal Week Innovation Awards, 2018) and ranked as the highest-ranked law firm in the UK for innovation (Legal Business survey of 9,000 clients, 2017).