Welcome to the Bristows Hub

We are an independent, international law firm based in London, with a client base that includes some of the world’s leading companies. For more than 180 years, the Bristows name has represented a rigorous intellectual approach to the law, as well as a practical understanding of the ever-changing demands of business. Read more »

Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

We sponsor the Law – Intellectual Property (IP) sector in the 2020/21 Gradcracker Toolkit

Leading independent, international law firm.
Client base that includes some of the world’s leading companies.
We're a medium-sized firm that handles the types of work you might normally associate with the very largest firms.
Established over 180 years ago, we've built up a client list including leading businesses from a variety of sectors.
90% of our partners recommended for by industry league tables such as Chambers, Legal 500 or IAM Patent 1000.
We’re proud to be one of the City’s most gender-diverse firms. Our first female partner was appointed in 1987.
We’re based in London and Brussels. We have a network of lawyers and specialists throughout the world that we partner with if needed.
One of the highest employee retention rates in the City.
Hundreds of students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
Toolkit Sector Sponsor

We sponsor the Law – Intellectual Property (IP) sector.

From STEM Graduate to Trainee Solicitor

Many of Bristows’ solicitors have made the transition from STEM graduate to trainee solicitor. Such a dramatic career change has clearly worked for trainees in the past but of course it is still an adjustment.

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The Science/Engineering Open Day: 3 Reasons Why You Should Attend

The Science and Engineering Open Day at Bristows is a unique chance to gain a snapshot into how a technical background can be utilised in law. It aims to highlight what skills a legal career requires, the type of work and people Bristows attracts, and most importantly to provide a feel for...

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Toolkit Sector Sponsor

We sponsor the sector in the 2020/21 Gradcracker Toolkit