Gowling WLG is a leading international law firm offering practical commercial advice to a range of companies, from small institutions to large multi-nationals and the entrepreneurs who drive them. We have a wealth of commercial experience in a range of industry sectors. Our advice is responsive, cost-effective and drawn from our in-depth knowledge of business and the law.
Gowling WLG has been legal adviser to the UK DSA for more than 25 years and is by far the most prominent law firm in the UK advising on direct selling and marketing. We are also members of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the DSA. We act for more than 30 of the world's leading direct selling companies and on an ad hoc basis for many others.
The direct selling team at Gowling WLG is led by Jonathan Riley and Vanessa de Froberville. We advise on day-to-day operational issues, developments in multi-channel distributions, marketing compliance, tax strategy, disputes with distributors and day-to-day project management of European expansion projects.