Senior Partner: Charles Martin
Managing Partner: Julian Howard
Number of partners: 90
Assistant solicitors: 252
Other fee-earners: 96
Finance: Christopher Lawrence
Commercial, Brands, IP & IT: Malcolm Walton
Competition: Malcolm Walton
Corporate & M&A: Howard Corney, Luke Powell
Corporate Tax: Damien Crossley
Employment: Seán Lavin
Financial Services Regulation: Michelle Kirschner, Paul Ellison
Investment Management: Stephen Robinson
Litigation & Dispute Resolution: Iain Mackie
Pensions: Camilla Barry
Private Client: Piers Barclay
Private Equity: Stephen Drewitt
Real Estate: Anthony Burnett-Scott
Restructuring & Insolvency: Jat Bains, Simon Beale
THE FIRM Macfarlanes is a distinctive London-based law firm, focused on its clients and on delivering excellence in the international legal market. The firm is known for the quality of its work; not just in dealing with the full range of corporate and commercial matters, but in advising clients on their private affairs as well.
INTERNATIONAL Most of the firm’s clients have an international presence and the majority of the work the firm does has an international dimension.
The firm works with the firms and lawyers that are right for the job at hand. The firm invests significant time and resource into building and maintaining its relationships with these firms to ensure that the highest quality advice is given consistently and in a fully integrated way, regardless of the jurisdiction.
RECRUITMENT The firm understands the importance of a stimulating and inclusive workplace and offer multiple pathways to rewarding careers. It is committed to developing and investing in its people and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds, bringing different perspectives and experiences, making Macfarlanes an exciting place to work. The firm recruits around 30 graduates each year with the expectation that they will stay after training. Many of them do, creating a stable partnership of extraordinary quality.