Legal expertise in all areas of
business and private life.

Kingsley Napley is an internationally recognised law firm based in Central London.

Find out what makes us unique

We support individuals and businesses in
resolving conflict, safeguarding their futures
and maximising opportunities.

Our wide range of expertise means that we can provide support for our clients in all areas of their business and private life. Many of our lawyers are leaders in their field and our practice areas are highly ranked by the legal directories.

Responsible business

Kingsley Napley is committed to being a responsible business both in the way that it is managed internally and in how we deliver client service; delivering positive impact for our firm members, clients, profession, environment and our local community.

Our responsible business programme covers five areas:

Business Conduct
Charities & Community
Diversity & Inclusion
Environment
Pro Bono

Kingsley Napley LLP has now published it's 2017 Gender Pay Gap report.

 

Management team

Linda Woolley, Managing Partner
Stephen Parkinson, Senior Partner
Alison Burdick, Marketing Director
Jemimah Cook, HR Director
Darren Jesse, Chief Finance and Operations Officer
David Smythe, General Counsel

 

Kingsley Napley has been practising
law since 1937.

How to be part of our future

Our practice areas cover a variety of disciplines with an
embedded culture of collaboration between them.

Department Situation Specialist Group Services A-Z

Corporate and Commercial

Our corporate and commercial lawyers combine strong technical expertise with a track record in delivering flexible and creative solutions.

Criminal Litigation

Our criminal lawyers are astute, supportive and highly sophisticated, particularly known for providing strategic, sensible and practical advice.

Dispute Resolution

Dealing with a dispute professionally and commercially takes skill. We assist and support our clients with both legal knowledge and strategy.

Employment

Whether you are a business or a senior employee, our employment law specialists will give pragmatic and commercial advice.

Family and Divorce

Recognised nationally and internationally as one of the best family law teams for our expertise in both finance and cases relating to children.

Immigration

Our specialist team has been advising businesses and individuals on all aspects of UK immigration and nationality law for over 20 years.

Medical Negligence & Personal Injury

Led by partners with over 25 years of experience in this area, our lawyers are recognised as specialists in clinical negligence and personal injury.

Private Client

We are an internationally recognised private client team working with entrepreneurs, business owners, investors and City professionals.

Public Law

Our 'exceptional' team has over 25 years' experience, acting in the most significant public law cases.

Real Estate & Construction

Our firm has advised in property transactions for over 75 years, acting for a variety of clients across the real estate and construction sector.

Regulatory

Our team of highly experienced lawyers provide advice on regulatory compliance, investigations, adjudication, enforcement and prosecutions.

Buying or Selling your Business

When you run a business, there’s never just one problem to solve. We’ll solve them with you.

Challenging Professional Conduct

Something has gone wrong, and it’s not your fault. We help to challenge others professional conduct.

Contractual Matters

Negotiation is always fraught with potential traps. We'll help you avoid the pitfalls.

Dealing with an Investigation

Under investigation? We ensure you have the specialist, strategic advice to help you manage.

Dealing with Disputes and Claims

Every dispute is different. We’ll help you see what "winning" looks like, and how to get there.

Defending an Allegation

Someone has made an allegation against you. What is the first thing you do?

Fraud

When fraud occurs the first steps are critical. Our unparalleled expertise will show you how to act.

Investing in the UK

Expanding an overseas operation, or setting up and investing in a new one. Our experts can help.

Moving to the UK

Making your home in another country can be complicated. We’ll help simplify the process.

Property Matters

Taking on commercial space, relocating or looking to protect your property interests, we can help.

Protecting your Assets

You need to ensure your financial security, but aren’t sure which path to take.

Protecting your Reputation

Your reputation is at risk. We’ll help you protect yourself while avoiding the spotlight.

Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace

Our Employment, Regulatory, Criminal Litigation and Reputation Management lawyers work seamlessly in investigating and advising both organisations and individuals dealing with sexual misconduct in the workplace.

Anglo French Services

As part of our growing international services we offer support to Anglo French nationals and families living in the UK and British expats living in France.

Brexit

The vote in favour of the UK leaving the European Union has created uncertainty and given rise to a lot of unanswered questions.

Dubai & UAE Services

Kingsley Napley is an internationally recognised law firm based in London. As part of our growing international services we offer support to British expats living in Dubai and elsewhere in the UAE.

Entrepreneurs

Whether you are in the start-up phase, looking for your next acquisition or in the midst of a dispute. Our entrepreneurs team has the expertise to help.

Financial Services

Financial services firms, professionals and clients need advice more than ever to safeguard their business interests, careers and reputations.

GDPR and Data Protection

We help negotiate this complicated area of law, ensuring personal data is protected and helping to manage the consequences when it is not.

International Families

Our expert team of lawyers can help you plan for and protect all of your interests and affairs as you are on the move.

Regulated Professionals

We have a longstanding reputation for excellence in advising regulated professionals in all aspects of their business affairs.

Sport

Kingsley Napley has a long history of representing high profile individuals, teams and regulators within the sports industry. Our top-ranked lawyers offer a full range of legal services for sports people and bodies.

Services anglo-français de Kingsley Napley

Parmi nos services internationaux croissants, nous offrons notre soutien aux ressortissants franco-britanniques et à leurs familles vivant au Royaume-Uni ainsi qu’aux britanniques expatriés vivant en France.

We are known for combining creative solutions with pragmatism and a friendly, sensitive approach.

Kingsley Napley is committed to being a responsible business both in the way that it is managed internally and in how we deliver client service; delivering positive impact for our firm members, clients, profession, environment and our local community.

Our responsible business policy

"I would not hesitate to recommend the firm to others. Their particular strength is their client service, and intimate knowledge of their area of expertise."

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

"They have a good team spirit, and there's harmony in the way each partner deals with their clients."

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

"They're good at dealing with the client and fighting the case. I'd certainly recommend them."

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

“The firm has strength in depth. It benefits from a stable of very effective and hard-working lawyers and a leadership team who are not afraid to innovate and anticipate the needs of the market going forward.”

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

"Real expertise across all levels, well led and offering practical advice with no histrionics or game playing."

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

"They are determined to do the best for their clients at all times and leave absolutely no stone unturned."

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

"A standout firm – they are very focused, they have a significant number of real stars and they know what they are talking about"

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

"Excellent reputation for advising corporate clients and high-profile individuals on major investigations brought by the SFO and former FSA."

Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession

With our unique culture, we approach our clients’ needs with a pragmatic, friendly and sensitive nature. Many of our teams are recognised leaders in their field, others highly ranked in the legal directories.

Let us take it from here.

+44 (0)20 7814 1200

enquiries@kingsleynapley.co.uk

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