Facts & figures


Number of partners (as of 31 March 2014): 119
Number of employees (as of 31 March, 2014): 950
Number of fee earners: 595
Number of support staff: 355
Wragge & Co is the only law firm to feature in the list of Best Workplaces in the UK 2013

UK rankings

Based on turnover: 24th (The Lawyer)
Based on headcount: 18th
Based on number of FTSE Eurotop 100 clients: 19th (Chambers' Euro 100 Survey)


Senior partner: Quentin Poole
Managing partner: Ian Metcalfe
London managing partner: Jason Coates
Paris joint managing partners: Pierre Appremont, Arnaud Guérin
UAE - Wragge & Co Legal Consultants LLC chairman and senior partner: Mohamed Al Mehairi
Non-executive director: Sir Michael Lyons


Seven: Birmingham, Brussels, Dubai, Guangzhou, London, Munich, Paris


Sector teams: Aerospace, automotive, aviation, defence, engineering and construction, education, energy, financial services, food & drink, funds, healthcare, life sciences, public sector, rail, retail, social housing, tech and travel.

Legal disciplines: Full service; commercial, competition, corporate, dispute resolution, employment, finance, information technology, insurance, intellectual property, outsourcing, pensions, projects, public law & regulation, real estate and tax.


Languages spoken: Afrikaans, Arabic, Armenian, Bengal, Cantonese, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, Farsi French, German, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Maltese, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Sinhalese, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Thai, Ukrainian, Urdu and Welsh.

Corporate responsibility

Total number of pro bono hours for financial year 2012/13: 4,031
Charity of the Year: Friends of the Elderly


Accredited with international standard ISO 14001:2004


Wragge & Co diversity statistics


'TMT Team of the Year' - Legal Busines Awards 2014
'TMT Team of the Year' - British Legal Awards 2013
Winner 'Projects, energy and natural resources: Firm of the year (regional) - Legal 500 Awards 2013
Winner of the Big Tick for Work Inclusion - Business in the Community's Awards for Excellence 2013
Awarded 'Best Pro Bono Partnership' at the LawWorks Awards 2012
Wragge & Co is one of the Best Workplaces in the UK for the 13th consecutive year
'Best student marketing campaign' in the TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards
Highly commended - Exellence in Diversity and Inclusion - Law Society Awards 2013

Legal 500 UK

Number of 'leading individuals': 21
Adrian Bland, Andrew Manning Cox, Anne Waltham, Ashley Pigott, Bernardine Adkins, Bill Jones, Duncan Field, Glyn Ryland (London and Birmingham), Gordon Harris, Ian Metcalfe, Jack Jacovou, Jeremy Millington, John Burns, Julian Pallett, Martin Chitty, Martin Thomas, Patrick Duxbury, Peter Shave, Richard Black and Stephen Kenny.

Legal 500 EMEA

Leading individual: Pierre Appremont

Chambers UK 2014

Number of 'recommended' lawyers: 70

Lawyers rated as Band 1: Andrew Manning Cox, Andrew Thomas, Andrew Smith, Ashley Pigott, Bernardine Adkins, Cerryg Jones, Glyn Ryland, Jonathan Chamberlain, Lee McBride, Lee Nuttall, Martin Chitty, Patrick Duxbury, Paul Kent, Richard Black, Richard Bate, Sally Mewies, Sarah Sasse and Simon Baylis.

'Associates to watch': Alison Winstanley, Chris Stiles, Joanne Tibbott, Nicky Yarwood, Paul Barker and Simon Stephen.

'Star individual': Patrick Duxbury

'Up and coming individuals': Kirsten Whitfield and Jane Kola

'Star associate': Gus Wood

Chambers Europe

Leading individuals: Pierre Appremont

If you are a journalist and would like to know something else about the firm, please contact Kathryn Hobbs (kathryn_hobbs@wragge.com).