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    Law Firm
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    • Kingsley Napley LLP, Knights Quarter, 14 St John's Lane, London, London, EC1M 4AJ

About Kingsley Napley LLP

Kingsley Napley LLP are an internationally recognised law firm based in central London. With a wide range of expertise, they can help clients in all areas of their business and private life. Their practice areas are highly ranked by legal directories.

Kingsley Napley combine creative solutions with pragmatism and a friendly, sensitive approach. They work hard to match clients with lawyers who have the right mix of skills, experience and approach to get the best outcome.

David Napley passed his final law exams at the age of 18 in 1937 and immediately set up in partnership with Sidney Kingsley. The firm quickly established a good reputation and clients included Jeremy Thorpe, Princess Michael of Kent, and Italian banker Roberto Calvi.

Today, the firm has 52 Partners and 165 other fee-earners under Managing Partner Linda Woolley. Women make up 52% of the firm’s Partners. Salaries are reviewed on merit.

What is it like to work for Kingsley Napley LLP

Managing Partner Linda engages with employees and partners at all levels every day. She maintains and protects the firm's values and culture, and operates an open-door policy. She does floor walks to meet new members of the firm and touch base with others.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
The company has streamlined the recycling process in the kitchens and improved the capture of recycled-waste data. Recycling rates have reached 95%, lamps are being replaced with LEDs and the total CO2 saving across the two buildings is 37.1 tons.
My Company
My Company
The firm’s main vision is to remain as market leaders across all practice areas. They remain rooted in resolving complex, often highly emotionally charged problems and use their relationships with other professionals to further support clients wherever possible.

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    26% / 74%

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