Herbert Smith Freehills

LitigationOur litigators have a effectively-deserved repute for enterprise-minded and consumer-centric approaches to litigation. Members of the staff have labored alongside the Clifford Chance authorized groups, clients and unbiased experts on lots of the firm’s most vital matters in recent times, advising on a spread of economic, accounting and business issues across many alternative industries and jurisdictions.

We serve as Fb’s sole outdoors counsel, chargeable for dealing with all of its international (i.e., non-US-based) litigation needs, including matters implicating worldwide knowledge protection, privateness, defamation, hosting supplier legal responsibility, mental property and censorship legal guidelines.

A litigation lawyers prepares for trial software, drafts affidavits from skilled witnesses, supplies advisory opinion and represents their shoppers in courtroom,” explains Ricky Mui, Director of Robert Walters’ Legal & Compliance Division.

Professional Bono: Along with legal professionals from Uptown Folks’s Legislation Center and Equip for Equality, we secured a significant professional bono victory in a seven-12 months authorized battle to improve the treatment of thousands of prisoners with critical mental illnesses at the moment incarcerated throughout the Illinois state correctional system.

Our group of environmental litigators and litigation regulation clerks deliver depth, breadth and strategy to our observe that confronts contamination points that range from odour and noise nuances to landfill litigation to brownfield remediation and redevelopment of commercial, commercial, residential and municipal properties to professional negligence.