Key facts

Our business model is straightforward – the highest quality advice, outstanding client service and value for money.

Our highly collaborative culture underpins this model and has created our strong ambition to grow. Increased scale and focus have enabled us to achieve leading positions in our work for substantial and high growth businesses and individuals as well as in the health, higher education and further education sectors, real estate and insurance across the UK. 

Our clients talk about the strong relationships that we build with them. We like that as those relationships are the true measure of our success.

Some of the things you should know about us:

  • We are a major UK firm and among the 50 largest UK law firms
  • We use firms across the globe (including fellow members of SCG Legal, a worldwide network of leading law firms) to support our clients’ international requirements  
  • Our commercial clients include global and UK based businesses, FTSE and AIM listed organisations, private companies and start ups
  • Clients include businesses – from PLCs to start-ups – high net worth individuals and landowners, more than 120 universities, colleges and education bodies and over 100 healthcare organisations
  • We have the largest private tax team outside of London and one of the largest family teams in the world
  • More than 890 people work for the firm, including 117 partners and over 400 lawyers
  • 95 per cent of them would recommend Mills & Reeve as a good place to work
  • We have been named for a record fourteenth year running as one of The Sunday Times’ Best 100 Companies to Work For and have held the Investor in People accreditation since 1996
  • We have six offices in Birmingham, Cambridge, Leeds, London, Manchester and Norwich
  • We have been ranked number 1 in 34 of our practice areas in Chambers UK, one of the highest percentages of any top law firm
  • As a signal of our growing international ambition we have signed a memorandum of understanding with French law firm FIDAL to become preferred suppliers 

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