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
Holiday Pay: should voluntary overtime be included?
Yes, if it’s paid over a sufficient period.
Investing “to do well and to do good”: what can pension trustees do without personal liability for breach of trust
Occupational pension scheme trustees should take into account all financially material factors when making investment decisions.
A weed 'knot' to be ignored - liability for Japanese knotweed
Homeowners need to be aware of an important recent decision about a particularly dangerous weed.
Sarah Rowley provides an update on the topic of 'safeguarding' following recent scandals in the sector.
Oat so compliant: ASA holds administration of prize competition compliant with the CAP code
On 20 June, the ASA published its ruling on the “Show us your oats” advertising campaign run by Walkers Snacks Ltd t/a Quaker Oats.
Sweeping exclusion clauses can be reasonable under UCTA
An overview of the recent Goodlife Foods Ltd v Hall Fire Protection Ltd case.