England and Wales is the leading global centre for legal services.
We are promoting the benefits of the law of England and Wales, highlighting that English and Welsh law is flexible, predictable and stable, we have a strong and reliable judicial system, and we have a world class legal profession, benefiting the UK and the globe.
Senior solicitors from around the world have told us why they value English and Welsh law, and England and Wales as a global legal centre:
View over 40 video testimonies are available on our YouTube channel
Download our England and Wales: Global legal centre campaign leaflet (PDF 681kb)
The UK has a particular expertise in intellectual property law and has some of the world’s leading practitioners. For information, watch our video here:
We have also supported the Courts and Tribunals Judiciary in developing their brochure English Law, UK Courts and UK Legal Services after Brexit (PDF 320kb)) which covers a range of issues including the advantages of English and Welsh law and English and Welsh courts.