Linklaters LLP is a multinational law firm undertaking the most important and challenging assignments for the world's leading companies, financial institutions and governments, helping them to achieve their objectives by solving their most complex and important legal issues. The Firm's practice areas include banking, business and human rights, capital markets, competition, corporate / M&A, crisis management, dispute resolution, employment & incentives, environment & climate change, financial regulation group, global investigations and white collar crime, global u.s. law, information management and data protection, intellectual property, international governance and development, investment management, Islamic finance, pensions, private equity, projects, public & administrative law, real estate, restructuring & insolvency, risk, regulation and governance, tax, technology, procurement and outsourcing, trade law, trusts, private client and charities. 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, and technology sectors.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
5,650 (est)
Linklaters was founded in 1838 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People 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

Linklaters Office Locations

Linklaters has offices in London, Amsterdam, Antwerpen, Berlin and in 25 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
1 Silk St
Dubai, AE
Currency House Dubai International Financial Centre
São Paulo, BR
700 R. Leopoldo Couto De Magalhães Júnior
Washington, US
400 601 13th St Nw
New York, US
1345 6th Ave
Singapore, SG
One George Street 1 George St
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Linklaters Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Linklaters Financial Metrics

Linklaters's revenue was reported to be £1.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

419.7 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

438.2 m

Cash (30-Apr-2016)

182 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

855.5 m845.2 m867.1 m


394.7 m418.6 m438.2 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

186 k534 k400 k

Interest income

646 k2 m900 k

Pre tax profit

395.1 m419.6 m438.7 m

Income tax expense

18.3 m17.5 m19 m

Net Income

376.8 m402.1 m419.7 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


142.6 m150.5 m182 m

Accounts Receivable

359.3 m363.1 m391.2 m

Current Assets

801 m794.6 m890.8 m


62.1 m61.5 m58.2 m


7.3 m8.2 m

Total Assets

863.1 m863.4 m957.2 m

Accounts Payable

21.9 m17.8 m21.8 m

Current Liabilities

304.1 m311.9 m332.3 m

Total Liabilities

396.2 m399.7 m417.2 m

Retained Earnings

374 m402.1 m419.7 m

Total Equity

466.9 m463.7 m540 m

Financial Leverage

1.8 x1.9 x1.8 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

376.8 m402.1 m419.7 m

Cash From Operating Activities

409.9 m405.3 m390.5 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)

Cash From Financing Activities

(371.4 m)(373.4 m)(354.8 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(18.3 m)(17.5 m)(19 m)
GBPY, 2016


280.4 k

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

Linklaters Operating Metrics

Linklaters's Locations was reported to be 29 in Apr, 2017
Y, 2015Apr, 2017

Revenue per Lawyer

$910 k

Profits per Equity Partner

$2.15 m

Total Lawyers

2.2 k2.3 k







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