Linklaters

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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.

TypePrivate
Founded1838
HQLondon, GB
Websitelinklaters.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)6,547(-2%)
Job Openings57
Revenue (FY, 2018)£1.5 B(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Linklaters

Gideon Moore

Gideon Moore

Chairperson, Firmwide Managing Partner
Claudia Parzani

Claudia Parzani

Regional Managing Partner, WEELEG
Andreas Steck

Andreas Steck

Senior Partner, Germany
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Linklaters Office Locations

Linklaters has offices in London, New York, Washington, Antwerpen and in 22 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
One Silk St
Antwerpen, BE
Graanmarkt 2
Bruxelles, BE
13 Rue Brederode
Paris, FR
25 Rue de Marignan
Berlin, DE
5 Potsdamer Platz
Düsseldorf, DE
Königsallee 49
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Linklaters Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1838
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Linklaters Revenue

Linklaters's revenue was reported to be £1.51 b in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

1.5b

Net income (FY, 2018)

439.0m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

495.8m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

472.3m

Cash (30-Apr-2018)

178.2m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.3b1.3b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.5b

Revenue growth, %

1%3%10%

Operating expense total

831.9m881.4m807.8m824.9m821.2m822.0m855.5m845.3m867.1m953.2m1.0b

EBITDA

487.6m394.3m391.5m401.4m376.5m413.1m442.4m498.1m495.8m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

184.5m186.1m146.6m134.2m125.8m143.1m142.6m150.5m182.0m184.2m178.2m

Accounts Receivable

520.0m334.2m296.9m331.0m330.4m330.9m359.3m363.1m391.2m421.3m446.8m

Current Assets

859.4m803.5m727.4m771.0m766.0m776.3m801.0m794.6m890.8m928.4m965.2m

PP&E

57.0m66.6m77.1m76.7m67.9m65.3m62.1m61.5m55.2m57.9m53.2m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

434.6m390.5m353.2m348.2m360.4m352.9m376.8m402.1m419.7m457.6m439.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

439.4m504.0m384.8m376.9m363.4m394.4m409.9m405.3m390.5m460.6m447.6m

Purchases of PP&E

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

Cash From Investing Activities

(16.2m)(20.6m)(16.2m)
GBPFY, 2008

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Linklaters Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Countries

20 20

Locations

29

Profits per Equity Partner

$2.15 m£1.46 m£1.57 m

Revenue per Lawyer

$910 k
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Linklaters Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Linklaters Revenue Breakdown

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Linklaters revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 18.4% from Asia Pacific, 31.7% from Continental Europe, 44.7% from United Kingdom and 5.2% from Other

Linklaters Online and Social Media Presence

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Linklaters News and Updates

Linklaters tells lawyers they can spend half their time at home permanently

Magic circle law firm Linklaters today said its lawyers could spend up to half their time out of the office The post Linklaters tells lawyers they can spend half their time at home permanently appeared first on CityAM.

Linklaters adds two partners to investment funds group

Law firm Linklaters has added Jason L. Behrens and David C. Miller as partners in its investment funds group. Both previously worked at Schulte Roth & Zabel. Also joining the firm from Schulte Roth & Zabel are senior associate Jason D. Nussbaum and associate Elias N. Gurewitsch.

Linklaters Nakhoda launches deal platform ISDA Create – and what that really means

In recognition of the fact that data extraction and analysis is far harder than often billed and very much a long, not a short game, Linklaters’ technology arm Nakhoda is working towards “breaking the loop” in the creation of yet more unstructured data, the first incarnation of which is a new online…

Linklaters creates global Women in Tech working group

This just in from Linklaters and all way can say is allebloodylujah and welcome back Bruna Pellicci: Linklaters is driving diversification into technology and innovation roles within the firm, taking tangible steps to achieve equality and inclusion across all levels. Actions include a new global Wom…

Breaking news: Linklaters hires Bruna Pellicci as CTO

Linklaters has hired former Ashurst global IT director Bruna Pellicci as its new chief technology officer; a role that was created following the promotion this year of director of technology Matt Peers to global chief operating officer.

European tech: University of Luxembourg and Linklaters collaborate to develop EU RegTech compliance tool

The University of Luxembourg has entered what it describes as a first of its kind collaboration with Linklaters, with the two organisations working together to create a tool that will improve organisations' ability to interpret and implement EU legislation.
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Linklaters Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Linklaters founded?

    Linklaters was founded in 1838.

  • Who are Linklaters key executives?

    Linklaters's key executives are Gideon Moore, Claudia Parzani and Andreas Steck.

  • How many employees does Linklaters have?

    Linklaters has 6,547 employees.

  • What is Linklaters revenue?

    Latest Linklaters annual revenue is £1.5 b.

  • What is Linklaters revenue per employee?

    Latest Linklaters revenue per employee is £231.4 k.

  • Who are Linklaters competitors?

    Competitors of Linklaters include Norton Rose Fulbright, Reed Smith and Cooley.

  • Where is Linklaters headquarters?

    Linklaters headquarters is located at One Silk St, London.

  • Where are Linklaters offices?

    Linklaters has offices in London, New York, Washington, Antwerpen and in 22 other locations.

  • How many offices does Linklaters have?

    Linklaters has 31 offices.