Shoosmiths will work closely with WeWork, a global space, community and service company and will focus, in particular, in providing legal advice in the following key areas in the UK and Ireland, Employment; Commercial; Corporate; and Health & Safety and Environmental.
WeWork is present in 111 cities and 29 countries with over 527,000 members globally and 40% of these being enterprise clients. The WeWork panel review was led by Sarah Nelson Smith, Regional General Counsel, EMEA.
The Shoosmiths relationship will be led by Mark Elder (Partner - Commercial Litigation). He will be supported by the following key people Joseph Mazzuca (Partner – Real Estate), Simon McArdle (Partner – Commercial), Emma Morgan (Partner – Employment), Roy Tozer (Partner – Regulatory) and James Klein (Partner – Corporate).
Mark Elder, Shoosmiths lead Relationship Partner, said: “We are delighted to be appointed to WeWork’s inaugural EMEA legal panel and working closely with WeWork as they continue their journey of expansion and growth across EMEA. We are particularly looking forward to developing a deeper understanding of the WeWork business and collaborating with them on many key projects”