Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Data Protection Act

In some areas of our website we ask you to provide information that will enable us to supply you with our services or contact you after your visit. We may also use this information to contact you to advise you of other services that may be of interest to you. This includes recording responses to our briefings, newsletters, events and other marketing materials, and recording information about the relationships you have with members of the firm. The information you provide will be kept confidential and will not be disclosed to third parties without your consent.

We will respect your personal information and undertake to comply with all applicable UK data protection legislation currently in force, both in respect of the personal information supplied by you on registration or as part of the recruitment process and in respect of any personal information which we may process. Under the Data Protection Act 1998 you have the right to request details of the information we hold about you. If you would like details about the personal information we hold about you please contact us at Further details of our and your legal obligations and duties can be found at the Data Commissioner’s web site.

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a small data file that certain websites write to your system (such as a computer or smartphone) when you visit them. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the site uses to track the pages you visit. The only personal details a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. We use cookies to determine what visitors to our website find useful because we are interested in which pages are most popular, where visitors stay longest, and enter/exit the site.

We will use this information to help visitors reach these pages quickly. Specifically, the cookies we use are purely to track the sequence of pages a visitor looks at during a visit to our site and are not able to identify any individual. We use this information to reduce user journeys, allowing them to find relevant information quicker, and to understand which areas of our site are popular, and those that are not, so that we can update the content accordingly.

The cookies we use are Google Anayitics _utmz 6 months Stores the type of referral information in a cookie _utmc Browser session Information for determining visitor session _utmb 30 mins Information for determining visitor session _utma 2 years Unique ID for identifying unique visitors.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

How do I turn cookies off?

It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular website. For example, we cannot tell if you are signed in without using cookies, so you would not be able to post comments. All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser.

In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the ‘Help’ option in your browser for more details. If you set your browser to refuse cookies, please be aware that there may be functionality on various websites that do not work.


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