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16
Sep
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Legal 500 2016: Top Ranked for White-Collar Crime

With some ‘major successes in highly publicised cases’, Shearman Bowen & Co is ‘now one of the eminent players in the white-collar crime field’. The team is jointly led by the ‘diligent’ Rick Shearman and the ‘first-class’ Mark Bowen.

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16
Sep
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Legal 500 2016: Top Ranked for Crime

“Criminal defence boutique Shearman Bowen & Co provides a ‘level of engagement that is vanishingly rare among criminal firms'”.

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1
Sep
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Koestler Exhibition 2016

We are all Human is the UK’s annual national showcase of arts by prisoners, ex-offenders on community sentences, secure psychiatric patients and immigration detainees. It is the ninth exhibition in an ongoing partnership between the Koestler Trust and Southbank Centre.

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19
Apr
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Deal Agreed In SFO’s Biggest-Ever Boiler Room Case

A team led by partner Ben Holden successfully negotiated a deal today to settle confiscation proceedings in the SFO’s biggest-ever prosecution for boiler room fraud. Our client Jeffrey Revell-Reade agreed to a £10.75m order at Southwark Crown Court. Shearman Bowen took over as the client’s solicitors following his conviction in 2014.

(see ‘the brief’ 21.04.16), and also:

ft adviser

sydney morning herald

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18
Mar
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Acquittal in $100m SFO Prosecution

Our client James Campbell Sutherland, head of the Hong Kong-based fiduciary Zetland Financial Group, was acquitted yesterday of a money laundering charge at Southwark Crown Court. The jury returned their verdict in less than four hours following a nine-week trial. The prosecution by the SFO concerned laundering the proceeds of boiler room fraud valued in excess of $100m. Our team comprised partners Rick Shearman, Ben Holden and Colette Kelly with support from associate Blake Woodfield and paralegal Sibel Onemli.

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9
Sep
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Shearman Bowen & Co

We are a law firm based in Ely Place, London EC1.

We deal with all aspects of criminal law, and we only defend.

We specialise in fraud & white-collar crime, serious crime and restraint and confiscation.

7
Sep
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We Have Moved

As of 7th September 2015 our new address is Audrey House, 16-20 Ely Place, London EC1N 6SN. Phone details unchanged.

11
Oct
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Legal 500 2014: Top Ranked for Crime

Shearman Bowen is highly ranked once again in the Legal 500 rankings for Crime for the sixth successive year Read moreRead more

11
Oct
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Legal 500 2014: Top Ranked for White-Collar Crime

Shearman Bowen rises in the Legal 500 rankings for Fraud: White-Collar Crime for the second successive year

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24
Sep
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Koestler Awards 2014

The Koestler Trust’s Annual Awards Exhibition opened at the Royal Festival Hall today. Read moreRead more