Cooley's London base nears $50m mark two years after launch

US firm sees revenue and PEP rise as UK office continues rapid growth

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Cooley has continued its rapid growth in London, with the US firm’s City base seeing revenues rise to almost $50m just two years after launch.

Although the firm does not report separate office figures, it is understood that the London office – which launched in January 2015 with the hire of 20 partners from Edwards Wildman and Morrison & Foerster – took in $47m (£37.6m) in revenue during 2016.

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