Our annual ‘Legal excellence, internationally renowned: UK legal services 2021’ report underscores the vital contribution that UK legal services makes to the financial and related professional services ecosystem and the wider economy. This year’s report outlines how the UK’s legal services sector has continued to show resilience and agility in the face of economic headwinds caused by the global pandemic, while playing a key role in helping businesses in the UK and across the globe navigate the crisis. It also outlines details of the TheCityUK’s work towards maintaining the international competitiveness of the UK’s legal services sector.
Legal services make a strong contribution to UK regional employment and economic output
Legal services across the UK - 2019
Source: Office for National Statistics, Nomis, TheCityUK estimates