Practice areas

  • Employment

    Our employment lawyers offer practical legal advice to individuals and employers across a broad range of employment matters.

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  • Higher Education

    Representing students and staff who have experienced discrimination and unfair treatment, including sexual harassment and retaliation.

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  • Online Reputation and Privacy

    We are leaders in representing victims of online privacy and civil rights violations. We help those who are victims of cyberbullying, non-consensual pornography and online trolling.

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  • Sexual Abuse

    We have a lot of experience supporting people who have experienced sexual threat and violence. As civil lawyers, we specialize in pursuing claims against perpetrators or the institutions that employ them for apology and compensation.

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  • Family Law

    Our lawyers have handled complex separations and divorces, prenuptial agreements, child arrangements, arrangements between unmarried partners and between partners who have both remarried, and mediations.

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  • Corporate Advice & Commercial Litigation

    Our solicitors and American attorneys have extensive experience doing corporate deals, many of them involving US-UK transactions where we operate regularly. Our team is also highly skilled in resolving civil and commercial disputes through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation.

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I will always be grateful for your unwavering support of me. Equally, I will always be grateful for showing me how to find my voice and strength.

Title IX case against UCLA, client confidential

It was such a weight off our shoulders; suddenly somebody else with a lot more experience was managing the case.

Sandeep Mander, Mander v. Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead

We really thought that there was nothing that anybody could do for us. We were wrong.

Dr Celeste Kidd, Aslin et al v. University of Rochester et al

To get the result you got you must be as tough with your legal opposites as you are kind and understanding to your clients.

AOA client, confidential

Compared with other law firms I’ve worked with, no one matches the combination that McO has of experience, brilliance, ferocious fighting and deep empathy for their clients.

Dr Holly Atkinson, Atkinson et al v. Mount Sinai Health System, Inc. et al

Because my case could not bear public scrutiny, a very powerful institution used massive financial resources to try to crush me for asking for my disability rights. This was a huge mistake, as they didn’t know that I would obtain McO representation. I couldn’t ask for better representation.

Disability Rights client, confidential

I would like to say from bottom of my heart, thank you. Thank you to all the team. Now I can go and forget my former employer. God bless you all.

Unfair Dismissal client, confidential