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KPMG United Kingdom

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The firm: KPMG in the UK provides a range of legal services focused on converting the experience and technical excellence of our lawyers into value for our clients in a way that leverages the expertise of the wider firm, our global network and its understanding of their business and sector. From a standing start in 2011, KPMG Legal Services has grown to become a team of over 100 legal professionals based in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Reading, working seamlessly with our colleagues in tax, consulting and deal advisory to deliver integrated and cross border solutions to the pressing issues and problems facing the firm's clients as they seek to grow, build and transform their businesses.

As part of a global network of KPMG legal practices, we have ready and immediate access to over 1650 lawyers in more than 75 countries. This allows us to work collaboratively and develop approaches and methodologies that help us address and meet our clients' specific requirements no matter how many jurisdictions they are present in. Together, we bring passion and purpose to the way in which we serve our clients, working shoulder to shoulder to create integrated and innovative approaches which leverage the deep experience of our network and firm and deliver real results.

Areas of practice: When your business adviser is also your legal adviser, you can enjoy a streamlined experience and rapid execution. Having a coordinated approach brings many benefits. Our multi-disciplinary model means you do not need to brief several different teams of advisers. We can therefore accelerate your process and help minimise the stress associated with challenging or time pressured situations. It also puts our lawyers in a unique position to understand the issues and seamlessly interact with the wider KPMG team to deliver the best results for our client.

We focus on those areas where our legal teams can work most effectively alongside your existing KPMG team. Our integrated approach, combining a thorough understanding of your business with our wider industry and legal expertise, ensures you will receive best-in-class legal advice.

Our clear aim is not to try to do everything, but to focus on legal services in disciplines which fit with our integrated model. This enables us to provide a genuinely differentiated offering to our clients.

Our support includes:

  • Corporate structuring and M&A
  • IP, commercial contracting and data protection
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Tax disputes and litigation
  • Corporate crime
  • Employment & immigration
  • Company secretarial and corporate governance
  • Other offices: Birmingham
  • Number of lawyers: 72
  • at this office: 1,650+

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