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Brexit and the legal services sector in the EU

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An overview of the UK legal service sector in the current European market place and potential changes post-Brexit

Read the document attached for a concise summary that illustrates the contribution of UK legal services to the UK and EU economy and important issues for a transitional period as well as the future UK - EU27 relationship.

In particular, the paper includes the following:

  • The UK legal services sector: a key economic driver for the UK and EU-27
  • Legal services: the European marketplace today
  • A transition period — what the legal services sector and its clients need now
  • What happens to the UK legal services sector if no effective agreement is reached with the EU-27?
  • Principles for the future UK/EU-27 relationship

For more information on our activities in relation to Brexit, please visit our website for regular updates, advice and insight on Brexit and the legal sector. 

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