About us

Lewis Silkin is a law firm recognised by clients and industry alike as being distinct:

  • for our deep understanding, insight and advice to creative, innovative and brand-focused businesses
  • for our market-leading international practice in employment, immigration and reward
  • and for delivering pragmatic, commercial advice in a refreshingly human way

We work with our clients – from start-ups and SMEs to international employers and global brands – as their trusted partner, helping them meet challenges and capitalise on opportunities. We do so with focus and insight – cutting through the clutter to what really matters.

Creators, Makers & Innovators

Leading advisers for creative, innovative and brand-focused businesses, offering deep understanding of the industry sectors in which our clients operate combined with real expertise across a wide range of legal services. From start-ups to multinationals, our comprehensive and commercially focused advice helps our clients succeed in an increasingly complex and converged international marketplace.

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Employment, Immigration & Reward

Consistently top-ranked, named HR Law Firm of the Year 2015 and with over 100 lawyers, Lewis Silkin’s employment and immigration team offers an unrivaled service supporting our clients, including many of the world’s leading businesses, on their HR, employment and immigration law needs domestically and internationally.

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Our Sectors

Advertising & Marketing

Leading reputation built on cutting edge expertise & decades of experience acting for agencies and brands, from global entities to digital start-ups.

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Media & Entertainment

Film & TV, theatre, music, publishing, gaming, digital content, branded entertainment – whatever your need, we have the expertise and leading insight to help.

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Retail, Fashion & Hospitality

Retail or e-tail? Chilled restaurants, cool hotels or hot fashion? Whoever you are, we can help with our retail, fashion & hospitality expertise.

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Sports Business

The world of sport is fast-moving, multi-faceted & highly regulated. Our understanding & passion for the sport industry is matched only by yours.

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From start-ups to global giants, we have decades of experience at the cutting edge of legal & business advice to tech companies & the digital economy.

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Professional Services

As the “lawyers’ lawyers” we bring our unique insight, leading expertise and pre-eminent reputation to assist all types of professional service firm.

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Join our team

Lewis Silkin is always interested in hearing from talented lawyers, professional support staff (IT, Marketing, Human Resources, Information Services, Finance, Facilities and General Administration), and skilled and motivated secretaries.