Cookie policy

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies and how to manage them at: and

Types of cookies used on this site

Strictly necessary cookies - Some of the cookies on our website are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features.

Performance cookies - Some of the cookies on our website collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.

Functionality cookies - These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features.

Third party cookies - Our website also allows third parties to download cookies to your device. For example, tweets from Linklaters are displayed on this site. We use computer code provided by Twitter to enable us to do this and it includes cookies from Twitter. Cookies from Google are also used. The Google cookie, Doubleclick, tracks the performance of online advertising campaigns. These third party cookies are not under our control. For further information about their use see and

By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

Contact information

If you have any questions in relation to this policy please contact us at:

Address: Attn: Head of Law + Compliance, Linklaters, One Silk Street, London EC2Y 8HQ

Telephone: (44-20) 7456 2000

Fax: (44-20) 7456 2222