Norton Rose Fulbright

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Norton Rose Fulbright
Norton Rose Fulbright logo.svg
No. of offices 58
No. of lawyers 4,000
Key people Peter Martyr[1]
Global Chief Executive
Stephen Parish[2]
Global Chair
Revenue US$ 1.815 billion (2014)
Date founded 1794[3]
Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright is an international law firm, with more than 4000 lawyers and other legal staff based in 58 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.[4] It was formed by the merger of UK-based Norton Rose and US-based Fulbright & Jaworski in June 2013.[5]

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc are separate legal entities and all of them are members of Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein. Norton Rose Fulbright Verein helps coordinate the activities of the members but does not itself provide legal services to clients.

Norton Rose Fulbright achieved a top five ranking in Acritas' Sharplegal 2015 Global Elite Brand Index.[6]

February 21, 2017, Norton Rose Fulbright and Chadbourne & Parke agreed to merge into a combined firm known as Norton Rose Fulbright, with about 4,000 lawyers and annual revenue around $2 billion.[7]

Main practice areas[edit]

  • Antitrust and competition
  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate, M&A and securities
  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Employment and labour
  • Intellectual property
  • Real Estate
  • Regulation and investigations
  • Tax

Industry sectors[edit]

  • Financial institutions
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure, mining and commodities
  • Transport
  • Technology and innovation
  • Life sciences and healthcare

Partnership with McLaren Honda[edit]

Norton Rose Fulbright is the global legal adviser to the McLaren Group and a corporate partner of the McLaren Honda Formula 1 team.[8]


  1. ^ "Peter Martyr – Norton Rose Fulbright". 
  2. ^ "Stephen Parish – Norton Rose Fulbright". 
  3. ^ "The Future of Law is bright with Norton Rose Fulbright". 
  4. ^ "Norton Rose Fulbright Global coverage". 
  5. ^ Norton Rose, Goodwin Procter, Milbank: Business of Law, Bloomberg 3 June 2013
  6. ^ "Acritas Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index 2016". 
  7. ^ Olson, Elizabeth (February 21, 2017). "Norton Rose and Chadbourne to Combine in Latest Merger of Large Law Firms". The New York Times. New York City. Retrieved February 22, 2017. 
  8. ^ "McLaren Formula 1 - Partners - Norton Rose Fulbright". 

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