Shearman Bowen is expanding and invites applications from suitable candidates for new positions with the firm


Shearman Bowen is expanding and is looking for suitable candidates to support and enhance the team.

The firm has been an established for over 20 years and has acted in the many of the major cases during that period.  The firm is noted for its commitment to its clients and for its expertise. It has been consistently ranked, along with many of its lawyers, in all the major legal directories and receives instructions from individuals and companies (both here and overseas) to advise on a variety of different matters.

The team, from partners to juniors, all are all supportive of each other and are all client focused. We therefore look forward to receiving applications from individuals who wish to work and progress within that culture.  Salaries are negotiable and we will consider flexible working where possible.

Applications are requested for the following positions:

  1. Two associate solicitors are required to join our busy Crown Court team. The successful applicant(s) must be at least 2 years PQE, be able to demonstrate an ability to deal with a varied case load and that they are able to develop their own client base. Applications for this position must be received by the 1st June.
  2. Senior solicitor 7 years PQE and above who would wish to develop their client base whilst working on a variety of complex matters. Applications by the 1st June.
  3. Up to two paralegals to assist with general case work and administration on a variety of matters of varying complexity and must be IT proficient. The successful candidate(s) will work closely with the senior partners and the role provides an opportunity to gain real legal experience in the area of criminal defence. Applications must be received by the 1st June with view to an immediate start for the successful candidate(s).


Applications accompanied by a CV should be sent to the senior partner Mark Bowen at