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United Kingdom

Our lawyers in London advise the world's leading businesses, financial institutions, governments and private individuals.

We regularly work on complex cross-border transactions, ground breaking new legal solutions and products, and help Allen & Overy's clients resolve their most difficult disputes.

The majority of our 2000 people in the UK are based at One Bishops Square in London. Allen & Overy's Belfast office, comprising our Legal Services Centre and Support Services Centre, opened in July 2011 and is home to around 400 of our people.

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Publications: 22 MAY 2020

UK Insolvency Reforms and Derivatives: Impact of the prohibition on the operation of termination and certain other provisions

The UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill (CIGB) was introduced to Parliament on 20 May 2020 and proposes to support the real economy by introducing certain reforms to give companies increased…

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Publications: 22 MAY 2020

Towards a “Covid-19 coronavirus secure” workplace: 15 key ways for UK employers to comply and manage risk

UK Employers will be busy preparing their workplace and return to work strategies in response to the UK Government’s guidance on working safely during the coronavirus pandemic (the Guidance). Here are…

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Publications: 22 MAY 2020

Supercharging the scheme for restructurings: cram-up, cram-down and cram-across under the new UK restructuring plan

The introduction of the UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance bill (the Bill) to Parliament on 20 May 2020 is nothing less than a watershed moment for cross-border restructuring.

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Publications: 22 MAY 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill – the most significant insolvency reforms in the UK for a generation

The government introduced the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill (the Bill) to Parliament on 20 May 2020 which, if passed, would represent the most significant reforms to the insolvency…

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Our U.K Seminar programme

Now in its 24th year, this programme brings you the latest expert views and information on the big issues facing businesses today. These seminars give you direct access to our partners' knowledge and expertise and the guidance you need to tackle today's rapidly-evolving markets.