Who are Gateley?

We are a major UK corporate and commercial law firm that operates across the country and overseas. You will find a wide-range of information about the firm, its partners and its activities in the different sections of this website.

Where does the firm operate?

We are based in the UK where we have nine offices. We also have an office in Dubai in the UAE.

How are the different offices structured?

Gateley Plc is a Public Limited Company headquartered in Birmingham and HBJ Gateley is an LLP (Limited Liability Partnership) headquartered in Edinburgh. These are two of our largest offices with 275 people in Birmingham and over 160 people in Edinburgh. There are around 175 people in Manchester, 35 people in Glasgow, 25 people in Leicester, 40 people in Nottingham and over 60 people in London. We also have over 35 people in Leeds, 8 people in Aberdeen, 2 people in Reading and 9 people in the Dubai office. We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, the Law Society of Scotland and the Financial Conduct Authority.

What are the firm's practice areas?

We operate in all commercial fields, specifically Corporate and Corporate Recovery, Commerce Technology & Media, Retail and telecoms, Real Estate and Construction, Public Sector, Private Client, Shipping & Transport and Dispute Resolution and Litigation. A detailed list of our service areas can be found on this website. Supporting the legal departments of the firm are a range of support functions including Finance, HR, IT, Marketing and Admin.

Can I inspect a list of Partners?

A list of HBJ Gateley Partners is available to inspect at our Edinburgh office at Exchange Tower, Canning Street, EH3 8EH.

How do I apply for a job with Gateley?

By looking through the careers section of this website which contains lots of information on the way we work and lists current vacancies as well as information on our graduate recruitment and summer placement programmes.

What is the firm's attitude to CSR (corporate social responsibility)?

We are passionate about the communities we operate in and value our people as our greatest asset. We have raised in excess of £1.5 million for our chosen charities over the past decade and play an active role in many professional bodies. Visit the CSR pages under the About us section of this website for more information on our CSR programme.