Who we are

Shakespeare Martineau is a firm with big ambitions for its clients. We’re passionate about providing the right solutions and driven to make a positive difference in everything we do.

It’s our business to understand yours, bringing creative ways of thinking to complex challenges.

You can expect market leading expertise from professionals, who are on your wave length, and provide original solutions in the areas that matter. Combined with a depth sector expertise, we bring to our clients a clear view of what’s desirable, what’s possible and what’s next.

From innovators and influencers to the cornerstones of the community, our clients are as diverse as they are dynamic. We’re proud of the long standing relationships we create with them. They tell us it’s our energy and flair that sets us apart as we strive for their success. They also like our straight talking!

By always believing we can find a better way for our clients, we’ve grown to be the leading law firm in the Midlands, strong in London, and connected globally.


Spirit, talent, enterprise – original thoughts, delivered with flair, creating value.

If you would like to hear more, we’d love to talk to you so please call us on 03300 240 333 or email info@shma.co.uk.

"We’re delighted to be at the beginning of a partnership between two teams who share the same winning spirit and focus on supporting talent to achieve their potential. Everyone here has a great sense of pride and excitement to be working with Team England – a team that, after all, reflects just how much can be achieved by a diverse and varied group of individuals all focused on one goal. We can’t wait to get started."

Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau