The Collective by Lewis Silkin
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The Collective by Lewis Silkin brings together a “collective” of ideas and thoughts from leading figures and commentators in the fast-moving luxury, lifestyle and premium brands sector.

Aimed at decision makers, The Collective by Lewis Silkin helps to drive commercial understanding and foster valuable relationships. We talk about the issues that matter and help you overcome them. We host events and share monthly newsletters full of commentary and thought leadership from colleagues, clients and contacts working across the sector. Our annual report and regular newsletters are sent to almost 3,000 subscribers and our series of events range from small dinners and round tables, to keynote webinars and an annual summit. Our aim is to foster relationships amongst our network to encourage growth across the sector.

The Collective is backed by Lewis Silkin – a full-service law firm with offices in London, Hong Kong, Dublin, Cardiff and Oxford. Who are Lewis Silkin?

  • Lewis Silkin works with leading businesses to protect and enhance their most important assets - their ideas, their people, their brand and their future. We call it: Ideas. People. Possibilities.
  • We are recognised by clients and industry alike as being distinct: for our strong, unique culture, market-leading practice areas, sector-focused approach and for providing solutions to complex, multijurisdictional business challenges with a pragmatic and human touch.
  • We offer market-leading expertise in employment and immigration, commercial and technology, IP, advertising, general corporate, data protection, dispute resolution and real estate. This expertise helps bring our clients’ ideas to life, protecting, defending and optimising those ideas and building their businesses.
  • Our people are at the heart of our business and ‘make’ our firm. They are united by a passion for innovation, efficiency and creativity. We encourage our community to ‘think differently’ and we support them when they do. We strive to have mutually beneficial long-lasting client relationships as well as a positive impact on our communities, including in relation to equality, sustainability and wellbeing.

For Lewis Silkin, retail is a core focus of our business. We support major household names and niche businesses, advising on matters as diverse as: licensing brands or designs; securing prime high-street real estate; managing a diverse and transient workforce; drafting supplier contracts; dealing with disputes; launching interactive video solutions; non-fungible tokens; social media marketing; wearable tech; multi and omni channel platforms.

For sectors that never stand still and are driven by innovation and disruption, the insight we offer our clients is second to none. That’s why some of the world’s most recognised traditional and online retailers, restaurant chains, drinks brands, fitness and wellness providers, fashion houses and hotels trust us to advise them.