Shakespeare Martineau LLP

We have an enterprising spirit and clear ambition to do things differently. For us it’s all about mindset. It’s a way of thinking and behaving that fits not only with our vision but also our clients. It’s about collaborative working and a partnership ethos.

We’re intent on shaking up our profession for the better, building something different…for our clients and our people.

We recognise that the world is changing and law firms need to catch up that’s why we are heavily investing in ensuring our client experience is the best it can be.

Who we are
We are a Top 50 law firm that brings creativity, commerciality and clarity to the challenges our clients face. We work with a wide range of clients – entrepreneurs, family businesses, charities, medium sized businesses and global household names. From advising local owner managed businesses to multi-national corporates; blue-chip companies to high street brands and individuals across the world.

It’s our business to understand yours. That’s why we’re committed to being just as driven, dynamic and diverse as our clients. Our multi-disciplinary team combines pragmatic advice and deep market expertise. This means experts that collaborate together to think bigger about your strategic goals and how to get there.

Our approach is to think beyond just legal solutions. As trusted advisers, clients trust us to advise on what’s possible, what’s prudent, and what’s coming around the corner.

We pride ourselves on protecting and growing our clients’ businesses and personal wealth. It’s our energy and entrepreneurial flair that have helped us become one of the country’s fastest growing legal services providers and our national presence through our geographic footprint provides us with a broad and deep market insight.

What makes us different?
All firm’s say they are different but we believe we are. Our people make us different. They bring their personality and ambition to work every day and ensure that our clients benefit from that energy. Being experts in the law is a given – our people are also commercially savvy advisors with their finger on the pulse of the markets in which you operate.

Our approach
Although the work each of us does will vary, the way we work does not. It’s fast paced and exciting. We thrive on the active; what’s happening and what’s about to happen.

We work as a team. We play to our strengths to ensure that you get the best results possible.