What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer by your web browser. There are two types of Cookie known as session Cookies and persistent Cookies. A session Cookie is a temporary file which is stored in your computer for the duration of your visit to a website. The Cookie is deleted when you leave the site. A persistent Cookie is saved to your computer and will remain there for the duration set within the Cookie.

How do our websites use Cookies?

We use Cookies to give you access to certain parts of our website, our Client Portal and our Law Portal (otherwise referred to as "our websites") and to let us know how you are using our websites. Our websites use seven Cookies in total, designed to enhance the user experience, control access to parts of our websites and to provide analytics on how people engage with our websites. Specific detail on these Cookies is shown below:


Name and lifespan

Purpose of Cookie

Analytics (Google)


_utma (12 months)

_utmb (30 minutes)

_utmc (session only)

_utmt (10 minutes)

These Cookies are used to collate information about how visitors engage with our websites. This analytical data is used to help us to improve the website.


More information from Google on privacy and safeguarding data is can be reviewed here:

Analytics (Vuture)


www.mourant.com_BXSessionId (session only)

MourantCookieWarning (session only)

Column Text

We utilise these cookies to understand how visitors navigate our website, to identify a visitor's engagement with our eMail based marketing communications and also to facilitate responses to our invitations, via landing pages and RSVP buttons within invitations.

Consent to our use of Cookies

We require consent to store Cookies on your computer. By using our websites, you are consenting to our setting Cookies and using the data collected by them for the purposes set out in this Cookie policy.

Declining Cookies

If you have previously browsed or used our websites and no longer wish to accept Cookies, you should be aware that some Cookies will have been set. You may delete these Cookies at any time by changing the Cookie settings on your computer. Further guidance on reviewing and amending these settings can be found through the Help section of your internet browser. Alternatively, in depth guidance on Cookies, and how to manage and remove them, can be found on

Google Analytics

We use Google's Analytics Cookies. These Cookies gather analytical information about the users of our websites to help us to understand better usage patterns. We typically use Google Analytics for this purpose.

The information generated by the Google Analytics Cookie (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our websites, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where third parties process the information on Google's behalf.

Contact Us

If you have any questions in relation to this Cookie Policy you may contact us at

Updated: November 2020


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