Linklaters is a multinational law firm serving companies, financial institutions and governments, helping them to solve their legal issues. The Firm's practice areas include intellectual property, employment, real estate and tax law. Linklaters caters to automotive, banks, chemicals, energy & utilities, consumer, fin tech, healthcare, industrials, infrastructure & transport, insurance, investment managers, mining, private equity & sovereign wealth funds, real estate & leisure, telecommunications, media, as well as technology sectors.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
5,831 (est)
Linklaters was founded in 1838 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People/Management at Linklaters

Gideon Moore

Gideon Moore

Managing Partner
Claudia Parzani

Claudia Parzani

Regional Managing Partner, WEELEG
Sarah Wiggins

Sarah Wiggins

Clients & Sectors Partner, Sectors
Tom Shropshire

Tom Shropshire

Global Practice Head, US
Andreas Steck

Andreas Steck

Senior Partner, Germany
Michael Bennett

Michael Bennett

Divisional Practice Head, Dispute Resolution
Nathalie Hobbs

Nathalie Hobbs

Regional Managing Partner, Asia
Peter Hickman

Peter Hickman

Chief Finance and Operations Officer
Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

HR Director
Aedamar Comiskey

Aedamar Comiskey

Divisional Practice Head, Corporate
Michael Kent

Michael Kent

Divisional Practice Head, Finance & Projects
Charlie Jacobs

Charlie Jacobs

Senior Partner

Linklaters Office Locations

Linklaters has offices in London, Amsterdam, Antwerpen, Berlin and in 25 other locations
Antwerpen, BE
2 Graanmarkt
Berlin, DE
5 Potsdamer Platz
Milano, IT
9 Via Broletto
Moskva, RU
Paveletskaya pl.
Madrid, ES
40 Calle de Almagro
Khwaeng Lumphini, TH
87 Witthayu Rd
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Linklaters Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Linklaters Financials

Linklaters's revenue was reported to be £1.4 b in FY, 2017 which is a 10% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

1.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Net income (FY, 2017)

457.6 m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

496 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

476.2 m

Cash (30-Apr-2017)

184.2 m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.3 b1.3 b1.2 b1.2 b1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

831.9 m881.4 m807.8 m824.9 m821.2 m822 m855.5 m845.3 m867.1 m953.2 m


487.6 m394.3 m391.5 m401.4 m376.5 m413.1 m442.4 m496 m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

434.6 m390.5 m353.2 m348.2 m360.4 m352.9 m376.8 m402.1 m419.7 m457.6 m

Cash From Operating Activities

439.4 m504 m384.8 m376.9 m363.4 m394.4 m409.9 m405.3 m390.5 m460.6 m

Purchases of PP&E

(16.2 m)(19.8 m)(12.8 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(16.2 m)(20.6 m)(16.2 m)
    GBPY, 2017


    294.2 k

    Financial Leverage

    1.8 x
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    Linklaters Operating Metrics

    FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Revenue per Lawyer

    $910 k

    Profits per Equity Partner

    $2.15 m£1.46 m£1.57 m

    Total Lawyers

    2.2 k2.3 k


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    Linklaters Revenue Breakdown

    Linklaters Median Salaries

    Source: 23 public H-1B filings from Linklaters

    Linklaters's Web-traffic and Trends

    Linklaters Online and Social Media Presence

    Linklaters News and Updates

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