A law firm that takes the long view
Our unusually broad skills and experience across the full spectrum of business and personal needs gives us a wider perspective and clear insight. We use this to secure the growth of our clients as they move confidently into the future.Find out more
Charles Russell Speechlys and Couchmans join forces
We are delighted to announce that the partners and staff of Couchmans will be joining Charles Russell Speechlys, creating a new model for legal services in sport.Find out more
The Charles Russell Speechlys Terrace Room Series at Somerset House
We are delighted to sponsor Somerset House - a perfect collaboration which reflects our values, identity and culture.Find out more
The Connected Generation: Family business succession for the digital age
Family businesses are powerhouses of the global economy. But how can they secure growth and smooth generational transition in an age of fast-changing technology?Find out more
Understanding Your World
Individuals & Families
We advise on a wide range of legal issues affecting individuals in pursuit of their ambitions
Our expertise supports a wide spectrum of growth, private and family businesses with forward-thinking legal advice
Major Corporates & Institutions
Our clear insights and the long view are instrumental to the profitable growth of major corporates and institutions
Understanding Your Sector
Bringing together experts from across the firm to help clients achieve their goals.
The vibrant Real Estate sector lies at the heart of our business and is one we understand inside and out.
At the forefront of providing legal advice to the sports sector, having advised in many leading cases.
Technology, Media & Telecoms
A large multi-disciplinary team specifically formed to cater for TMT clients’ needs worldwide.
News & Insights
Immigration Update: Government announces changes to Tier 2 Skilled Worker cap
The Home Office has announced that foreign medics will be excluded from the government’s cap on skilled migration.
Collecting Evidence in Switzerland – Do’s and Don’ts
A number of States, including Switzerland, have enacted blocking statutes which may hinder or prevent the taking of evidence
Counterfeit websites will be blocked, but there is a cost!
Peter Byrd considers the impact of the recent Supreme Court decision in the Cartier case, concerning blocking injunctions in the UK.
Employment status: the Supreme Court has the final say
The long running case of Pimlico Plumbers v Smith comes to a conclusion.
Copyright Infringement: Beware of the DJ
Premises owner liable for infringement of copyright after DJs play music on his premises