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About Winckworth Sherwood

A full-service law firm with a diverse client base, Winckworth Sherwood prides itself on providing market-leading advice across a broad range of sectors and markets. Delivering a first class service is key to everything we do.

Our clients range from some of the UK’s largest businesses and institutions, housebuilders and developers through to investors, professional partnerships, family offices, not for profit organisations and private individuals – all of which benefit from the flexible, practical approach of our lawyers.

We can trace our firm’s history back to 1777 and although much has changed in that time there is one constant: our desire to be a dependable, trusted advisor to our clients. We are proud of our ability to adapt and truly understand the needs of our clients at any given point in time.

Winckworth Sherwood has earned a reputation for successfully delivering high value, high profile projects throughout the UK and demonstrating the highest levels of client service.

Winckworth Sherwood’s service is “client-focused, professional and well organised.”

Chambers and Partners UK

“I have always been impressed by Winckworth Sherwood. They turn work around quickly, and are knowledgeable in their fields. Their general friendliness and enthusiasm really sets them apart.”

Chambers and Partners UK

Winckworth Sherwood LLP’s ‘absolutely outstanding’ team provides ‘spot-on advice and an exemplary service’.

Chambers and Partners UK

“I would say across the board the staff are helpful and accommodating – they go the extra mile.”

Legal 500

Winckworth Sherwood’s “service is extremely good: it is very commercial and the expertise is strong”.

Legal 500

Awards & Accreditations

Our Commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility

As a firm we take Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) very seriously. We are passionately committed to ensuring our business is fully integrated with its CSR aims and objectives:

Firm Charity of the Year

Every year we give our people the opportunity to vote for a charity which the firm can support with fundraising activities for the year ahead. We also strive to increase awareness of the charity and their work not only to staff but also to our clients.

Founded in 2009, our dedicated CSR Committee organises a programme of fundraising events to support the firm Charity of the Year. These activities include our annual Christmas Fair, cake sales, pub quiz, guided walks, bike rides as well as a range of other activities throughout the year.

Our previous charities of the year:

2023 – 2024: Fare Share
2022 – 2023: PAPYRUS
2020 – 2022: Dementia UK
2019 – 2020: London’s Air Ambulance Charity
2018 – 2019: Secondary 1st
2017 – 2018: Dementia UK
2016 – 2017: Providence Row
2015 – 2016: Lupus UK
2014 – 2015: ABF The Soldiers’ Charity
2013 – 2014: St. Mungo’s
2012 – 2013: Bede House
2011 – 2012: Bede House
2010 – 2011: Alzheimer’s Society
2009 – 2010: Macmillan Cancer Support

For 2024-25, we are delighted to support The Brain Tumor Charity as our official Charity of the Year.