Legal 500 2017: ‘A “Premier Firm” in White Collar Crime’


Shearman Bowen are once again highly ranked in the ‘White-collar Crime’ category in the Legal 500 2017 published today:

‘Premier firm’ Shearman Bowen & Co is ‘well-regarded in the area of fraud and white-collar crime’ and is ‘known for its thorough and methodical approach to all cases’.

 Highlights included successfully defending the head of a Hong Kong-based fiduciary company against a money laundering charge, and representing an individual in an SFO bribery and corruption investigation in relation to a major automotive manufacturer.

 Senior partner Rick Shearman is ‘a modern solicitor and a driver of the firm’s brand’, and Colette Kelly is described by clients as ‘a star on the rise’.