As an international law firm, our overriding goal is to work alongside our clients as a trusted adviser, providing the support they need to thrive in this dynamic economic environment. And as our clients have moved to maximise commercial opportunities in new markets, so have we. We continue to invest in a growing network of international offices that covers Asia Pacific, the US, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East.With 44 offices in 31 countries, our presence is amongst the largest of any legal practice. But our presence is only half of the story. Our 5,400 staff, including 554 partners worldwide, work together in a highly integrated manner to leverage their expertise and experience for our clients' benefit. In a proud 87-year history, we' ve fostered creative, independent thinking within a collaborative culture, to ensure that outstanding things happen when the best minds work together.