Shakespeare Martineau

Who we are

We are a growing, full service law firm offering professional services to the private, public and third sectors as well as people and their families.

What we do

We offer a vast range of services including: corporate and commercial, litigation and dispute resolution, real estate and planning as well as family law, clinical and professional negligence and private client services from conveyancing to estate planning.

Our experts can support every element of your business from financials, supplier contracts and managing your workforce, to IP, mediation and succession planning.

We also look to build life-long relationships with our private clients, seeing you through every milestone, from buying your first property and cohabiting agreements to divorce, wills and tax planning.

Specialist sectors

We’re well-known in a number of specialist sectors including energy, education, healthcare, investment funds, construction, agriculture, family business, Islamic finance, later living, social housing and real estate. We work with household names, national brands and major institutions as well as regional businesses, family firms and growing organisations.

How we’re different

We place our clients at the heart of everything we do, helping unlock the potential of you and your business or organisation.

Supporting businesses of all sizes we’ll work as an extension of your team, taking a ‘bigger picture’ approach to the work we do – collaborating with multiple teams and specialists across the firm, we’ll work with you to plan your journey to success, navigate challenges and seize opportunities.

We believe that ‘good business’ is both purposeful and profitable, often with one leading to the other. We encourage everyone to bring their authentic selves to work and engender a positive work culture and ambitious, collaborative team.

Where you can find us

Our agile ways of working mean that our people are fully accessible from anywhere in the UK. With more than 880 people, we operate nationally and have local hubs in Birmingham, Stratford-upon-Avon, Solihull, Leicester, Lincoln, Nottingham, London, Milton Keynes, Sheffield and Glasgow.

Get in touch

Speak to one of our experts today or call us on 0800 689 4064.