Applications sought for Junior Solicitor position at Shearman Bowen and co.

17.11.19

Shearman Bowen and co, a niche criminal practice defending in the areas of white-collar fraud and general crime, are seeking a newly qualified solicitor (1-3 years PQE) to join its expanding team.

The company was founded in 2001 by its two founding partners, Rick Shearman and Mark Bowen, and has grown to be recognised as one of the leading defence firms for business crime and white collar fraud. The company also acts in heavyweight general criminal defence matters. We have acted in many of the major cases over the last 18 years and the Company and its lawyers have been consistently ranked  in both Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500 .

The partners are supported by an excellent close-knit team of lawyers and support staff. We pride ourselves not just on the results we achieve for our clients, but also the quality of our work and our commitment to our clients generally. This approach has enabled the firm to build a substantial client and referral base both here and abroad, as well as establishing its respected reputation as as one of the leading firms in the criminal defence field .

The successful candidate will be tasked to handle their own varied case load, as well working as part of a team on the larger cases that the firm handles. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and written skills, as well as an ambition to build their own client base.  Salary and package is negotiable for the successful candidate. The position is full time but alternative working patterns may be considered for the successful candidate depending on business needs.

If you  wish to apply for this position, please send your CV, together with covering letter, to Mark Bowen at markb@shearmanbowen.co.uk. Closing date is 6th December 2019. No agencies.