Employment Law Specialists

How we help

Welcome to BDBF LLP

We are a top ranked specialist employment law firm based in the City of London, Canary Wharf and Mayfair led by recognised leaders in our field.

Between us we have decades of practical experience of helping employers, LLPs, senior employees and partners resolve their toughest work challenges at the highest levels.

This gives us the ability to make the judgment calls that turn a bad deal into a good one, or are the difference between winning and losing.

We are experienced in litigation and advisory work and understand how to deliver practical commercial solutions to our clients.

We are particularly renowned for our work in the financial and professional services sector but also have extensive experience in other fields such as media and healthcare. Our industry insight and our bespoke approach helps our clients obtain the best results.

We regularly act against the largest banks, such as Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Nomura and Credit Suisse, amongst others.

Our latest publications & articles

Beware the ‘curse’ of twitter – a warning for regulated professionals

Beware the ‘curse’ of twitter – a warning for regulated professionals In recent years the power of regulators has increased dramatically. All regulators are more proactive in taking enforcement action against individuals in breach of rules in previously uncharted...

Sir Martin Sorrell: Ramifications of a Breach of his Restrictive Covenants

Sir Martin Sorrell: Ramifications of a Breach of his Restrictive Covenants In April 2018, Sir Martin Sorrell resigned as Chief Executive Officer of WPP Group. This followed more than three decades spent at the helm of the multinational advertising and PR company. It...

Extension of the SMCR: What it means for firms and individuals

The Senior Managers & Certification Regime (the SMCR) is being extended across the financial services and insurance sectors. Nick Wilcox, a Partner of BDBF explores what the SMCR will mean for firms and individuals.