Legal Notices

Disclaimer

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United Kingdom

Bryan Cave, a multinational partnership established under the law of England and Wales, is authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Solicitors Regulation Authority ("SRA"). The firm’s SRA number is 00072291. A list of partners of Bryan Cave and their professional qualifications is open to inspection at its London office at:

88 Wood Street,
London EC2V 7AJ.
Tel: + (0) 20 3207 1100
Fax: + (0) 20 3207 1881
VAT No: GB 380 5011 84

The lawyers practising in Bryan Cave who are qualified to practice in the UK are Solicitors of the Supreme Court of England and Wales and members of the Law Society of England and Wales. Bryan Cave also includes lawyers from other jurisdictions who are registered with the SRA as European or foreign lawyers and also subject to regulation in their place of admission. Further information on our lawyers and their qualifications can be found at http://www.bryancave.com/ourpeople/ Information on the regulations of the SRA and the Solicitors' Code of Conduct can be found at http://www.sra.org.uk/.

If you are a client and have any problem with the service we provide to you, please contact our complaints handling partner, Rodney Page. Contact details . We will try to resolve any problem you raise promptly and fairly using our internal complaints handling procedures (a copy of which is available on request). If, however, you feel that we have not satisfactorily resolved your complaint, you may be entitled to use the complaints service operated by the Legal Ombudsman, details of which can be found on its site at www.legalombudsman.org.uk. You should be aware that there are time limits within which any complaint must be made to the Legal Ombudsman, details of which can also be found on its website.

Bryan Cave holds professional indemnity insurance arranged through Marsh Ltd, Tower Place, London EC3R 5BU which covers the professional services provided by Bryan Cave worldwide.

France

The Paris office of Bryan Cave is a Limited Liability Partnership registered in England and Wales with number OC 338062, authorized and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (“SRA”) (SRA number 490010) and registered with Ordre des Avocats de Paris (the Paris Bar Council) in compliance with Directive 98/5/EC.

A list of the partners of Bryan Cave LLP (who are solicitors or registered European lawyers) can be consulted at 88 Wood Street, London, EC2V 7AJ,  United Kingdom or at 78 Avenue Raymond Poincaré, 75116 Paris, France.

All of the lawyers in the Paris office are registered with the Ordre des Avocats de Paris (Paris Bar Council).  As an international law firm, our Paris office includes lawyers who are also qualified in other jurisdictions.

Professional regulations applicable to members of the Ordre des Avocats de Paris are available through the Paris Bar Council at www.avocatparis.org.

Information on the regulations of the SRA and the Solicitors’ Code of Conduct can be found at www.sra.org.uk.

Further information on our lawyers can be found at www.bryancave.com/ourpeople.

If you are a client and have any problem with the service we provide to you, please contact our complaints handling partner, Joseph Smallhoover.  Contact details .  We will try to resolve any problem you raise promptly and fairly using our internal complaints handling procedures (a copy of which is available by clicking on this link: Complaints Procedure).  If, however, you feel that we have not satisfactorily resolved your complaint, you may be entitled to use the complaints service operated by (i) the Legal Ombudsman, details of which can be found on its site at www.legalombudsman.org.uk. or (ii) the President of the Paris Bar (Bâtonnier de l’Ordre des Avocats de Paris), details of which can be found on this site www.avocatparis.org.  You should be aware that there are time limits within which any complaint must be made, details of which can also be found on the above referenced websites.

Bryan Cave LLP holds professional indemnity insurance arranged through Marsh Ltd, Tower Place, London EC3R 5BU, United Kingdom, which covers the professional services provided by Bryan Cave LLP worldwide.  The lawyers in the Paris office of Bryan Cave are also insured through the Ordre des Avocats de Paris.