Committed to Criminal Defence

Shearman Bowen have more than 30 years' experience in all areas of criminal defence and investigations. We pride ourselves on our commercially-minded practice, where achieving positive results, at the earliest opportunity, is our goal. We have practice experience in criminal and regulatory investigations, financial & business crime, serious and general crime, road traffic offences, proceeds of crime, and confiscation.   Our team provide you with peace-of-mind and high quality, tailored, services.   Experienced, dedicated, and committed to criminal defence: Shearman Bowen are a London based criminal defence firm operating throughout England & Wales, in all fields of criminal law, regulatory law, internal and external investigations.


We have a passion for defending our clients’ rights and have a track record of success at every level. We have spent years learning and understanding what our clients value the most, so we know exactly what our clients want from us.

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A first rate firm with renowned prowess in the field of fraud and commercial crime. It is their experience over many years that make them the go-to firm to clients needing top advice and direction in this very specialised area

Legal 500 2022

Shearman Bowen are one of the best crime and fraud firms in London and the country

Legal 500 2022

Really accessible, professional, close relationships with their clients

Legal 500 2022

“Boutique law firm providing high quality business crime representation”

Legal 500 (financial crime) 2021

“Outstanding knowledge, judgement and expertise”

Legal 500 (general crime) 2021

“Shearman Bowen & Co is an excellent law firm who are dedicated to all the clients they represent”

legal 500 (general crime) 2021

“They are very dedicated and have excellent judgement”

Chambers and partners (financial crime) 2021

“They can make tactical decisions before a case is even prosecuted, have an awareness of the POCA regime and how it works”

Chambers and partners 2021