UK – Legal 500: November Newsletter

What’s New: November 2023

Key information, insights and new releases from the world’s leading legal directory

Legal 500 in November 2023:

Upcoming launches: the 2024 Caribbean rankings will launch on 8th November, and the 2024 Canada and the 2024 Greater China rankings will go live on 15th November.

United States: the editorial submission and client referee deadline for The Legal 500 United States 2024 is 17th November. For more information please visit

For more information regarding the research schedule and guidelines, visit and if you have any further questions, get in touch via

ESG UK Awards 2024 – Applications open

The inaugural ESG UK Awards will celebrate the very best ESG initiatives across the UK legal market – private practice, in-house and the Bar. This prestigious first-time event will see organisations and individuals recognised for their efforts to bring about change across all aspects of ESG; including diversity & inclusion and environmental & sustainability strategy.

The awards comprise 45 categories and are open to everyone, including large national and international law firms, boutique law firms, alternative legal services providers, in-house teams, and Chambers.

The closing date for applications is Friday 17 November 2023.

Apply now at

The Legal 500 China Awards 2023 will take place Thursday 7 December 2023 at the Grand Hyatt Shanghai hotel. These awards will celebrate the talent of both renowned, market-leading lawyers as well as the young rising-stars, working at some of the most prestigious law firms in the world.

For more information regarding this event and to book your table make sure to visit

Also, make sure to stay tuned for upcoming winner announcements from our Chile Awards next week (08 November) and for last minute table bookings for our Scotland Awards gala ceremony in Edinburgh on 21 November, please visit:

Join us for the country’s first-ever two-day general counsel and C-legal management event, held in Istanbul on the 12 and 13 December 2023. This unique opportunity will be filled with a range of fascinating panels and insightful Türkiye-based keynote speakers. A night to remember awaits you at our gala dinner.

For more information please visit

Upcoming Events:

With a wide variety of in-person events and webinars upcoming this month, make sure you register to secure your place:

  • Employment Law Switzerland And Global Mobility (Webinar) – 02 November 2023 – Register here
  • How To Implement CLM: Best Practices, Pitfalls To Avoid, And Measuring Success (Webinar) – 06 November 2023 – Register here
  • Financial Regulatory and Disputes Summit 2023 (London) – 09 November 2023 – Register here
  • Restructuring and FDI: Trends and practical considerations (Webinar) – 09 November 2023 – Register here
  • Focusing on AGM trends in the new age: how can your board address investors demands? (Webinar) – 15 November 2023 – Register here
  • Green Summit Ireland 2023 (Dublin) – 23 November 2023 – Register here
  • Europe’s Next Destination For Global Citizens, HNWI And Their Families: Tax And Immigration Solutions (Webinar) – 28 November 2023 – Register here
  • Advanced CLM: Unlocking The Future With AI And Document Intelligence (Webinar) – 28 November 2023 – Register here

For our full schedule of upcoming events and webinars – plus the latest event reports and photos – please visit

Latest Comparison Guides:

Our Comparative Guides provide a practical and up-to-date overview of the laws and regulations in key jurisdictions. The latest editions include:

Check out the full collection of guides at


GC Powerlist Southeast Asia Teams 2023 | 17 October 2023


Latest launches include:

Do you know a GC or in-house team you believe deserves recognition? Submit your nomination for upcoming editions at


The latest release from our Private Practice Powerlist series covers Arbitration in the UK. This year’s practitioners continue to adapt to complex global issues, maintaining the UK’s status as a hub for international arbitration.

To view the leading practitioners working in the UK, please visit:

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