Cookie Policy

This website

This website www.farrer.co.uk ("the Website") is operated by Farrer & Co LLP of 66 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3LH (also referred to in this Cookie Policy as "we" "us" or "our"). 

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer, if you agree. For more information about cookies, including how to disable them by modifying the settings in your browser, please see www.allaboutcookies.org.

Details of the cookies we use on the Website, and how to disable them, are set out below. By continuing to browse the Website you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Essential and Functional Cookies

We use the following cookies which are either essential for the operation of parts of the Website (e.g. to keep you logged into secure areas), or to provide you with a better and more enjoyable experience when you use the Website.

 Name  Source  Purpose  Expiry
 ASP.NET/CMS  Farrer & Co LLP This session cookie is essential for the website to operate and is set upon your arrival to the site. When you leave the website
 ASP.NET/CMS  Farrer & Co LLP Allows you to stay logged-in to restricted areas of the website, such as the Heads' Forum.  2 years
 ASP.NET/CMS  Farrer & Co LLP Refreshes the imagery you see on the homepage, based on how long your device has been on the website.  2 years
 Farrer_cookie_flag  Farrer & Co LLP This cookie is used to remember the choice you make about cookies on this website.  2 years
 ASP.NET_SessionID  Farrer & Co LLP Allows you to stay logged-in to amend your subscription preferences on the website.  2 years
 SurveyID  Farrer & Co LLP Remembers that a response to a survey on the website has been submitted by someone using your device, to prevent further responses being submitted.  Indefinitely


These cookies do not identify any individual user of the website, only the device you are using. You can disable these cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, if you do so the relevant part of the Website may not work exactly as intended. 

Analytical Cookies

We use the cookies below to collect information about how visitors use our website, including their location, browser type, total visits to the Website, which websites they come from, and their journey through the Website. This enables us to continually optimise the website to give the user the most beneficial user journey possible.

 Name  Source  Purpose  Expiry
 Google Analytics For the purpose of generating statistics about visitors to the website to help improve it, as set out above.  Indefinitely


We only receive anonymised statistics from Google Analytics. For more information about how information collected by Google Analytics is used and managed by Google, please click here. You can opt out of tracking by Google Analytics here. You can also disable these cookies by modifying the settings in your browser.

 Email Tracking

We use the following cookie to monitor responses to our email campaigns (e.g. where we invite you to an event, or send you an update on legal developments). The cookie is set when you interact with the email via the Website e.g. by viewing an online version, clicking on a link or forwarding to a friend.

 Name  Source  Purpose  Expiry
{Your Front-end Vuture URL}_VxSessionId  Vuture  Track responses to marketing campaigns and provide a personalised experience as described above Session Cookie: expires as soon as you navigate away from the page


We may also track which recipients open the email and click on links in other ways (for example via the link URL). We may link information collected in this way (and via the cookie above) to other details we hold about you, to help us improve our communications, for example, by helping us understand which topics are most interesting to recipients in different sectors.

If you click through from one of our emails or landing pages to our website we use additional cookies on our website to connect your e-marketing journey with your website journey. This is to help us to to provide you with the best user experience and relevant content across our digital marketing channels.

The following cookie is used:

Name Source Purpose Expiry
{Your Back-end Vuture URL}_VxSessionId
 Vuture  Track your website journey  Session Cookie: expires as soon as you navigate away from the page
 intEmailHistoryId  Vuture  Connect your e-marketing journey with your website journey  1 year


You can disable the cookies above by modifying the settings in your browser.