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Colette Kelly















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Colette became a partner in 2016. She qualified as a solicitor in 1996 and has over 20 years experience in criminal litigation.

Before joining Shearman Bowen & Co. in 2010, Colette was a senior associate at Russell-Cooke and a partner at Sternberg Reed.

Colette has extensive experience in all aspects of criminal litigation and a proven track record in dealing with complex criminal matters. She has represented defendants charged with serious offences including fraud, money laundering and confiscation proceedings,  murder, armed robbery, rape, drug supply, football related violence, serious sexual offences and possession of indecent images of children. Colette also has experience advising clients who are vulnerable and suffer from mental health disorders. She also has a keen interest in reputation management of professionals whose integrity is compromised.

Colette has participated in training programmes for Legal Network TV.

She is a member of Amnesty International and a keen runner.