Simmons & Simmons is a leading international law firm with more than 900 legal staff in offices situated in key business and financial centres across Europe, the Middle East and Asia. We believe it is who we are and how we approach our work that sets us apart from other firms. We set the highest standards for the work we do and pride ourselves on our client focus.
In building our international business, we have created a closely knit and cohesive network of lawyers who seek to balance local business needs with the delivery of a global service. Our current client base includes a significant number of the current FTSE 100 and Fortune Global 500 companies and we advise the world’s leading investment banks, many of the world’s largest financial conglomerates and more than half of the top 50 European hedge fund managers. We provide services from locations based in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. We work across core practice areas including corporate, dispute resolution, EU, competition and regulatory, employment, pensions and employee benefits, financial markets, intellectual property, projects, real estate, information, communications and technology and tax.
A key commercial advantage for our clients is our focus on specific sectors, including asset management and investment funds; financial institutions; technology, media and telecommunications (TMT); and life sciences. We also focus on the energy and infrastructure market, in particular through our international projects and construction teams.
Our TMT sector:
Our lawyers are industry specialists, who understand TMT businesses and the requirements of our clients who operate in this sector. We focus on telecommunications, IT, internet, e-commerce, broadcasting and new media.