Allen and Overy is a worldwide law office situated in London. A representative from the UK’s Magic Circle of prominent law offices, Allen and Overy is generally thought to be one of the world’s most first class law offices, prompting national and multinational companies, money related establishments, and governments.

Since the establishment in 1930, Allen and Overy has developed noticeably as one of the biggest law offices on the face of the Earth, both by number of legal counselors and revenue. With more than 5,000 staff incorporating more than 500 accomplices in 46 workplaces around the world, the firm gives lawful assistance in Europe, America, Africa, Australia, Asia and Middle East.

Throughout the years Allen and Overy has assembled its global nearness and system to 44 workplaces in 31 nations. The opening of workplaces in Toronto and Johannesburg in itself is an achievement. Allen and Overy has a vast chain of law offices in more than 100 nations.

Allen and Overy was established in the City of London on 1 January 1930 by George Allen and Thomas Over.  The fundamental reason of existence was to manufacture a business rehearse. The association’s notoriety was made because of George Allen’s part as guide to King Edward VIII amid the relinquishment emergency of 1936. By the time the Second World War softened out during 1939, Allen and Overy had immovably settled itself as a main City law office.

Throughout the years, Allen and Overy has been associated with numerous improvements in the legitimate field. Such work has included exhorting on the primary threatening takeover in the City of London and representing S. G. Warburg and Co. The firm organized the primary Eurobond (issued by Italian motorway bunch Autostrada) in the 1960s. Some say that the Eurobond issue in 1963 was the absolute most vital exchange in its history.

The Eurobond exchange fundamentally expanded A&O’s training from an absolutely business into business and budgetary firm. Through the 1970s the association’s back and corporate practice developed in the UK and universally.

Albeit now a worldwide player, the firm was very global from the beginning, recommending generally Canadian banks and organizations. Over the most recent 15 years, Allen and Overy has opened workplaces in worldwide money related focuses, spreading out into recently developing markets.

In 2000, Allen and Overy built up an online membership business, Derivative Services LLP, which gives commoditized legitimate arrangements.

The firm has a reputation of taking care of huge, prominent remuneration and debasement issues for blue-chip multinationals including: helping with approaches and strategies; chance administration; dealing with worldwide examinations; and safeguard. Likewise, they frequently direct due perseverance into, and encourage on techniques to manage, outside operators or go-betweens and mergers and acquisitions/joint wander targets.

They can call upon a system of trusted neighborhood guide with whom they have assembled great working connections. Their experience of taking a shot at defilement matters with attorneys in purviews where they don’t have an office implies that they are all around set to suggest nearby guidance with master debasement aptitude. Where they have to work in conjunction with neighborhood guidance to deal with a cross-outskirt examination or issue, our set up working connections imply that they shape coordinated groups and are accustomed to dealing with different gatherings to convey a top notch benefit effectively.

The firm’s areas of practice and expertise include:

  • Banking and finance
  • Restructuring
  • Asset management
  • Capital markets
  • Public law
  • Real estate
  • Tax
  • Corporate governance and compliance
  • Anti bribery and corruption
  • Insurance
  • Emerging markets



Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
E1 6AD

United Kingdom

+44 20 3088 0000