CASE STUDY: 'Raising the profile of BLP Tax' by Berwin Leighton Paisner
BLP is a premier, full service law firm employing over 730 lawyers, including 190 partners, and almost 1400 staff, over 10 per cent of whom are based outside of the UK. The firm has offices in London, Moscow, Abu Dhabi, Brussels, Paris and Singapore in addition to relationships with more than 100 preferred firms in over 65 countries. Clients include FTSE 100 companies and financial institutions, major multinationals, the public sector, entrepreneurial private businesses and individuals.
BLP was named UK Law Firm of the Year 2008 at the Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence and has previously been awarded the title of Law Firm of the Year by both Chambers Europe and The Lawyer. Our five main pillars of expertise include Corporate, Finance, Real Estate, Tax and Litigation and Dispute Resolution. For more information visit http://www.blplaw.com.
This submission relates to the 2009 media relations campaign for BLP Tax. The practice has experienced explosive growth over the last two years, and is now the only London law firm to offer the full range of contentious and non-contentious tax advice across corporate, finance, real estate, funds, indirect taxes, personal tax, trusts and charities. With 22 tax partners and 35 Associates, it is now the largest and broadest based tax practice in London. In recognition of the team's increased size and breadth, BLP Tax was awarded Best Tax Team in a Law Firm at the LexisNexis Taxation Awards 2009.