UCPO sponsor

UCPO is proud to be sponsored by the international law firm, Bird and Bird.

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Bird & Bird is an international law firm with a long-established reputation underpinned by deep client and industry knowledge, for providing cutting-edge legal advice to clients operating at the forefront of their sectors, including: aviation & defence, automotive, communications, electronics, energy & utilities, financial services, food & beverage, healthcare, information technology, life sciences, media and sports. We are proud to be working with some of the world’s most innovative and technologically advanced companies each of which depend on cutting-edge legal advice to meet their business objectives.

With offices in Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, The Hague, Hamburg, Helsinki, Hong Kong, London, Lyon, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rome, Shanghai, Singapore, Stockholm, Warsaw and close ties with firms in other key centres in Europe, Asia and the United States, we are well placed to offer our clients local expertise within a global context.

The firm is ambitious and we manage to combine a resilient business approach and a hugely supportive attitude to our employees. We are proud of our friendly, stimulating environment where individuals are able to develop first class legal, business and interpersonal skills. We have an open and collegiate culture reflected in our good retention rates and assistant involvement. The way the firm is structured also means that there is a very strong international perspective to our culture - integrated teams working for cross-border clients as well as a range of international sport and social activities enables this.

At Bird & Bird, we have a genuine commitment to acting as a responsible employer and also as a proactive member of our local and wider international communities. We have a full programme of Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives and policies in place, which fall under three broad areas, People, Community and Environment.

Please visit their website for more information.

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