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About Boodle Hatfield

Boodle Hatfield is a long-established and successful law firm which acts for wealthy individuals, families, property owners and businesses across the world from its offices in London and Oxford.

We are particularly well known for our long-standing relationships with our clients which have been established by providing outstanding service and having a clear focus us on helping them to succeed in today's challenging world. Our first-class legal advice is delivered by teams of approachable, likeable and commercially astute lawyers.

Property

Our leading property team has advised on over £5 billion of property in the last five years.

We have strength across a variety of sectors including Urban Regeneration, Landed Estates, Retail, Hotels, Offices and Industrial, and are particularly known for our work on urban estates such as Grosvenor and Bedford. We act for a variety of clients including Rontec LLP, IBM Pension Fund, Pod Food, Ministry of Sound, Marriott Hotels and developers/ investors such as PMB Holdings

Private Client & Tax

We are recognised as being one of the leading private client firms in the country. We have a first class reputation for providing practical and effective legal advice for wealthy individuals and families, landed estates, family businesses, trustees and family offices, both in the UK and internationally.

Our prize-winning teams advise on a wide range of issues from wealth and succession planning through the effective use of wills, trusts and tax planning to resolve international disputes over multi-jurisdictional estates.

Corporate

Our lawyers focus on providing solutions for our clients to enable them to operate their businesses successfully, whether they are starting a new business or managing a multi-national family business. We routinely advise our clients on a range of matters from general commercial agreements and M&As to commercial taxes, litigation and employment law.

Our clients are drawn from a wide range of industries, but there is an emphasis on investment funds and commodities trading (from regulatory issues to structuring), family businesses and the hotels/leisure sector. Many of our clients have an international focus and we advise on cross-border transactions and on structuring inward bound investments.

Family

Our family team act on an impressive number of instructions for high net worth individuals both in the UK and internationally. The team advise on all issues relating to relationships starting up or breaking down and they are particularly well-known for complex financial relief cases and advising on cross-border children disputes. A strength of the team is how closely it works with Boodle Hatfield’s other core departments on trust, tax, property and corporate issues to meet the needs of clients not only during separation or divorce but through all stages of life.

Our award-winning team acts for internationally acclaimed sportsmen and women, entrepreneurs and individuals with significant family businesses – and they take great pride in handling sensitive matters for high profile clients with the utmost discretion.

Resolving Disputes

Clients rarely choose to get involved in disputes, but inevitably sometimes things go wrong and it is essential to find a solution quickly and effectively. Our teams advise on commercial, property and construction, trusts & estates disputes and art disputes and are noted for their practical approach to sorting out problems.

International

We are based in London, but much of our work is international whether we are advising international individuals on their personal estate planning, international companies on their worldwide business activities, or advising on multi-jurisdictional disputes. We provide English law advice in a global context, be that for international clients or on international transactions, and regularly work with leading firms across the world.

We have developed strong relationships with other leading firms around the world who have expertise in specific areas. We are also a member of TAGLaw, an international network of law firms. We can select the right overseas lawyer for each separate situation whom we are confident will provide the quality of legal advice, cultural understanding and client service that our clients expect from us.

Our People

Our teams are made up of talented and well qualified people. We are committed to investing in their development, providing them with the training and on the job experience they need to have rewarding careers and to provide our clients with the first-class service that they expect from Boodle Hatfield.

As a trainee, you will get the opportunity to experience the work across the firm so that you get the chance to work with different types of clients and to learn what its like to work in the various departments.

Find out more about work in our core Services and Sectors.

How to find us:
London Bankside

Bankside Office

240 Blackfriars Road
London
SE1 8NW
DX 53 Chancery Lane

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

London Mayfair

Mayfair Office

6 Grosvenor Street
London
W1K 4PZ

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

Oxford

Oxford office

6 Worcester Street
Oxford
OX1 2BX

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

Bankside Office

240 Blackfriars Road
London
SE1 8NW
DX 53 Chancery Lane

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7629 7411
Fax: +44 (0)20 7629 2621
Email: bh@boodlehatfield.com

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