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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: 01 MARCH 2021

In Credit Podcast: Horizon Scanning

In this episode of In Credit, A&O’s consumer finance team Joanne Owens, Victoria Ferres and Sophie Skeet discuss regulatory updates on the horizon for 2021.

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Publications: 01 MARCH 2021

Brexit and dispute resolution clauses: the options for finance parties

The end of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2021 marked a period of momentous change in the field of private international law, with the UK departing from long standing regimes covering the…

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Publications: 01 MARCH 2021

Pensions UK: What's new this week - 1 March 2021

This week we cover developments including: new guidance and documentation for restructurings from the Pension Protection Fund; a new regulatory report on the criminal prosecution of a pension scheme…

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Publications: 25 FEBRUARY 2021

Pensions UK: DC trustee agenda update - for March 2021 meetings

Welcome to our monthly update on current legal issues for trustees of DC pension schemes, designed to help you stay up to date with key developments between trustee meetings, and to support the legal…

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A&O London office Covid-19 risk assessment

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Following consultation with staff representatives in our London office, and paying close attention to the government guidance first published on 11 May 2020 ‘Working safely during Covid-19 in offices and contact centres’, we have undertaken a comprehensive risk assessment and taken appropriate actions to minimise identified risks. As government guidance develops and the pandemic evolves, we will continue to review and update this risk assessment as necessary.

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.