Construction and engineering
The Construction & Engineering Group has a long-established reputation for offering clients technical yet practical advice taking into account the commercial realities under which our clients operate. The group offers lawyers who have been trained to operate in both the contentious and non-contentious sectors and includes a strong Construction & Engineering Disputes Team. Click here for more information on construction and engineering.
Walker Morris is a leading provider of legal services to the education sector. Our Education Group gives specialist advice as and when it is required to further education colleges, universities and schools throughout the UK. The group's 37 lawyers provide clients with established expertise and a national education resource delivered from a single centre of excellence in Leeds. Click here for more information on education.
Our Renewables, Energy & Resources Group has an extensive pedigree of acting in the sector. Our lawyers have in-house experience within the energy industry, and this in-depth knowledge and experience means we have the technical and commercial skills necessary to deal with complex and practical legal and commercial issues. Click here for more information on energy.
Our experienced Financial Services Team has strong links with a number of financial services businesses and a wealth of experience, especially in the consumer finance sector. We have advised lenders, brokers and debt-collection agencies as well as a number of trade associations in relation to all aspects of the Consumer Credit Act 1974. Click here for more information on financial services.
Food and drink
The multi-disciplinary Food & Drink Team offers clients a full range of legal expertise across all areas of their businesses. We understand the food and drink industry as a whole and the challenges and pressures that it faces and we are able to provide advice from an holistic and commercially pragmatic perspective. Click here for more information on food and drink.
Healthcare, life sciences and pharmaceuticals
The Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Group is a cross-departmental blend of dynamic specialists with life sciences and pharmaceuticals industry knowledge. We can deal with complex, innovative and practical legal and commercial issues. We act for a range of clients within the pharmaceutical, medical devices, medical technology and biotechnology fields, from start-ups and universities to multinational companies. Click here for more information on healthcare, life sciences and pharmaceuticals.
We advise on projects across a range of sectors, helping our clients to deliver nationally significant infrastructure around the UK. Our experienced team regularly advises clients from both the private and public sector on projects covering roads and highways, waste management and energy recovery, utility infrastructure, telecommunications and water. Click here for more information on infrastructure.
Our experienced insurance litigation division has more than 35 years' expertise in dealing with personal injury claims from road traffic accidents, employers’ liability claims, public liability claims and product liability claims. Click here for more information on insurance litigation.
We are committed to supporting our clients with the best possible English law advice and to working with our trusted global network of leading law firms to ensure clients achieve their international goals. Our approach brings together lawyers who are regularly dealing with international commercial issues combined with many years' experience of advising global operations headquartered in the US, the Far East and Asia as their European Counsel. Click here for more information on international.
Our Public Sector & Projects Group comprises a group of experienced lawyers who fully understand the many and ever-changing challenges faced by clients in both the public and private sectors. The group has substantial in-house experience, particularly in the public sector where team members have held a variety of senior positions. Click here for more information on public sector.
The multi-disciplinary Retail Team excels at providing its retail clients with added-value support on real estate, commercial dispute resolution, intellectual property, trade marks and designs, commercial contracts and regulatory, planning, restructuring and employment matters. The team advises both UK and international retailers, including a wide range of household names. Click here for more information on retail.
Walker Morris’s Sports Team acts for leading sports manufacturers, national governing bodies, clubs and associations, sports personalities and players and player associations. Our sports lawyers offer specialist advice on a broad range of areas. Click here for more information on sport.
Technology, media and telecommunications
The multi-disciplinary Technology Media and Telecommunications (TMT) team offers a full range of legal expertise with the aim of making technology work for our clients. Click here for more information on technology, media and telecommunications.
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Briefings from Walker Morris
This collection of briefings covers key employment law developments and will bring you up to date with what is happening both in terms of new legislation and relevant case law.
The case of PGF II SA v OMFS Company concerned High Court proceedings in which the claimant had made a written invitation to mediate as an alternative to costly litigation.
Analysis from The Lawyer
New EU rules and lawyers’ increased comfort with digital formats are sparking a sea-change in the way law firms manage their documents
Steady as she goes is the theme at Leeds firm Walker Morris, with high profitability offering a clue as to why so few partners move on