The term Stewarts Law or the Firm refers to the international litigation practice that comprises Stewarts Law LLP and Stewarts Law US LLP.
Stewarts Law LLP
Stewarts Law LLP is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and is a limited liability partnership registered in England (Registration No. OC329883) and with offices at 5 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BF (the registered office) and 9 Bond Court, Leeds LS1 2JZ.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority regulate Solicitors of England and Wales. A copy of the SRA Code of Conduct can be located at www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/handbook/code.
Stewarts Law US LLP
Stewarts Law US LLP is a limited liability partnership established in the State of Delaware with File No. 5117984 and with offices at 1201 North Orange Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 (the registered office) and 535 Fifth Avenue, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10017.
Stewarts Law US LLP is affiliated with Stewarts Law LLP which is a practice of solicitors authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority in England.
Stewarts Law US LLP is not regulated or authorised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Its attorneys are regulated by the Bars of the States in which each attorney is licensed to practice, including New York and Delaware.
All of our departments have international litigation capability and a number, for example, Competition Litigation, Investor Protection Litigation and Commercial Litigation include lawyers from Stewarts Law LLP and Stewarts Law US LLP.
Stewarts Law LLP and Stewarts Law US LLP are separate legal entities and ordinarily our Clients will contract with one LLP or the other depending upon the jurisdiction of the litigation. A retainer/contract from either Stewarts Law LLP or Stewarts Law US LLP will be issued to the client in every case.
If the claim is cross-border or otherwise requires the services of both Stewarts Law LLP and Stewarts Law US LLP, those services will be provided through an agency agreement between the Firms unless separate retainers/contracts are issued to the client confirming the scope of work by each LLP, charging structure and other matters.
We will ensure that it is clear to every client whether they are contracting with Stewarts Law LLP, or Stewarts Law US LLP or both LLPs.
Use of this website
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This website is not intended to be an advertisement for legal services or solicitation of clients except in those jurisdictions where specific regulations governing the practice of law define advertising to include websites.
Some of the material on this website may constitute attorney advertising within the meaning of Section 1200.1 and 1200.6-8 of Title 22 of the New York Codes, Rules and Regulatory Attorney Advertising Regulations or other applicable regulations.
The following statement is made on the website in accordance with those rules: ATTORNEY ADVERTISING PRIOR RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE A SIMILAR OUTCOME. Results depend on a variety of factors unique to each representation.
Stewarts Law is committed to providing a high quality legal service to its clients. When something goes wrong we need you to tell us about it. This will help us improve our standards. If you have any problem with our service, the level of fees, or the way in which we have dealt with any matter (whether or not you are a client) please contact the lawyer dealing with the matter in the first instance by telephone, email or by post. We will then formally acknowledge your complaint and forward you a copy of our Complaints Handling Policy. Thereafter we will carefully and promptly investigate your complaint and revert to you. If for any reason we are unable to resolve your complaint you may take further action.
For complaints against Stewarts Law LLP: if you are not satisfied with the outcome of our investigation into your complaint, you may contact the Legal Ombudsman (PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton WV1 9WJ; UK telephone: 0300 555 0333; email: email@example.com), which deals with complaints against lawyers registered in England and Wales. The time limit for referral of complaints to the Legal Ombudsman is ordinarily six months from our final response to your complaint, and one year from when you realised there was a concern. See www.legalombudsman.org.uk for further information. If your complaint is about your bill, you may also apply to the Court for an assessment of the bill under Part III of the Solicitors Act 1974. However if all or a part of the bill remains unpaid we may be entitled to charge interest.
The following information is provided as required by legislation in the Member States of the European Union pursuant to the European Framework Services Directive 2006/123/EC.
Stewarts Law LLP has compulsory insurance details of which are available at our offices and will be supplied on request.
Stewarts Law US LLP has non-compulsory insurance details of which are available at our Delaware office and will be supplied on request.
The information contained on this website does not constitute legal advice. Users of this website should take appropriate legal advice based on their individual circumstances. Stewarts Law accepts no responsibility or liability for any loss which may result from reliance on any of the information, opinions or materials contained on or accessed through the website.
Stewarts Law uses its reasonable efforts to post information on this website that is correct, Stewarts Law does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the material on this website. Stewarts Law may make changes to the material on this website without notice. The material on this website may contain certain omissions, errors or may be out of date and Stewarts Law make no commitment to update such material.
The material provided on this website is provided on an "as is" basis without representation, warranty, term or condition of any kind (whether express or implied by law). To the maximum extent permitted by law, Stewarts Law excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and terms (including, without limitation, any implied terms or conditions of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose or reasonable skill and care) which but for this legal notice might have effect in relation to this website.
Stewarts Law, its partners, members, employees, representatives, agents or authorised contractors disclaim and exclude all liability for any loss or damage suffered by you (or any third party) in connection with the use of this website including:
i. Your use or inability to use this website;
ii. Any results obtained from use of this site;
iii. Loss or damage to software, data or other property on account of your use of this website.
This clause does not exclude or limit liability for:
(a) Death or personal injury caused by negligence (as defined by the applicable law);
(c) Any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under the applicable law.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The use of this website shall be governed and construed in accordance with English law. Disputes arising in relation to your use of this website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.