Overview in South West

The South West is home to a number of thriving legal centres, led by Bristol, where well-established duo Osborne Clarke and Burges Salmon LLP lead the market. Clyde & Co launched in the city in 2018, joining a raft of other top firms including CMS, Simmons & Simmons, TLT, VWV, Bevan Brittan LLP and Clarke Willmott LLP. Other key hubs include Bournemouth and Cheltenham, while in the West Country, regional firms such as Ashfords LLP and Michelmores LLP maintain a strong presence.