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The Defence sector is continually evolving to face mounting geopolitical challenges.

Rapid changes in technological advancements, shifts in economic tensions, and the need for a strategic approach also requires cost-effective solutions.

Our Defence industry experts act for both government agencies and industry participants in multiple jurisdictions, advising on complex issues with a deep understanding of the sector. Our global team covers defence projects across land, sea and air, including procurement and support of strategic military assets and systems, disputes involving defence contractors, as well as employment, government policy and regulatory advice.


Practical legal solutions

Significant experience in developing novel transaction structures including alliance contracts, strategic partnering and performance-based contracting.


Understanding the military context

Our advice brings together our global experience in this sector to ensure the successful delivery of your defence projects.


Expertise in aerospace fixed wing and rotary wing projects

We provide expert advice to some of the world's leading manufacturers of aircraft, parts and systems in the defence context and projects for wider commercial use.

How we can help

Our core legal team also works seamlessly with our Ashurst Risk Advisory team to provide practical and commercial approaches to managing risk, driving change and operational performance. We also draw on our technology team to provide advanced electronic collaboration, automation and production tools to provide faster, more consistent and cost-effective legal services.


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