Keyword search Enter keyword Select practice area Select practice area Commercial contracts Banking and finance Construction and engineering Corporate Data protection Debt recovery Employment EU and competition law Insurance Intellectual Property Litigation and disputes Pensions Planning Real estate Regulatory and compliance Restructuring and insolvency Tax Clear [x] Shoosmiths helps clinch £110m deal for Marston's22-05-2013National law firm Shoosmiths has teamed up with DCLM Commercial Property to help clinch a £110m deal for the public house giant, Marston's.Red tape could block access to £440m tech cash21-05-2013Technology companies excited at the prospect of sharing in a new £440m fund have been warned to temper their enthusiasm.ACH Shoosmiths completes Saltire Court move01-05-2013ACH Shoosmiths has opened its new offices at the heart of Edinburgh's business and financial district.Shoosmiths sets £60,000 Barnardo's target01-05-2013Shoosmiths employees have chosen Barnardo's as the firm's new national charity.Hot-streak corporate team strengthened by new partner24-04-2013Shoosmiths' corporate team - on a hot-streak of deals success - aims to maintain its run with the recruitment of a new partner.Partner hire brings 21 years' real estate experience22-04-2013A new partner at Shoosmiths has brought with him 21 years' real estate experience.Six new partners among 22 Shoosmiths promotions16-04-2013Six new partners are among 22 promotions at Shoosmiths.Professional Discipline team gets own website10-04-2013Shoosmiths' Professional Discipline team has revealed its own website.Publishing specialist chairs London Book Fair seminar 08-04-2013Shoosmiths' new publishing and digital media specialist is to chair a seminar at The London Book Fair.Shoosmiths reaches Manchester milestone22-03-2013Shoosmiths has reached 100 employees at its Manchester office.Shoosmiths advises on Chase Templeton acquisition 13-03-2013Corporate specialists at Shoosmiths have helped one of the UK's leading private medical and protection insurance brokers make its first acquisition since securing growth funding.Fast work as Shoosmiths completes multi-million pound office sale08-03-2013Shoosmiths real estate specialists have advised on the multi-million pound sale and leaseback of a client's multi-let freehold office building.CIH Scotland Annual Conference and Exhibition 201305-03-2013The social housing team from Shoosmiths' Edinburgh office will be exhibiting at the Chartered Institute of Housing Annual Conference and Exhibition, at Glasgow's SECC, from 12-14 March.Shoosmiths adds publishing and digital media specialist28-02-2013National law firm Shoosmiths is to add a leading publishing and digital media specialist to its commercial offering.New Shoosmiths partner to solve business disputes21-02-2013A new partner appointment at Shoosmiths has added commercial litigation expertise to its Manchester office.Shoosmiths helps secure funding for Celaton19-02-2013Shoosmiths' Milton Keynes-based corporate team has helped secure a £2.5m investment for software company Celaton.Shoosmiths helps save Cloggs jobs15-02-2013A Shoosmiths restructuring and insolvency specialist has helped a leading online footwear retailer save jobs.Further additions to Shoosmiths pensions team11-02-2013National law firm Shoosmiths has appointed partner Tracey Hemingway to its pensions team, together with documentation specialist Steve Phillips.Shoosmiths on Government Procurement Service Legal Services Framework Agreement11-02-2013Shoosmiths has been appointed to the Government Procurement Service Legal Services framework agreement.Shoosmiths helps Chase Templeton secure private equity growth funding08-02-2013Private equity and banking specialists at Shoosmiths have helped one of the UK's leading private medical and protection insurance brokers secure funding to enable growth of its business both organically and by acquisition.Shoosmiths advises SecureData on its first bolt-on deal30-01-2013National law firm Shoosmiths has advised August Equity's SecureData Europe on its acquisition of Quadrant Networks.Shoosmiths up for top customer satisfaction award30-01-2013Shoosmiths' commitment to helping clients' customers who have mental health issues has put it in line for a top customer satisfaction prize.Shoosmiths in top three for deal volume16-01-2013Shoosmiths has been ranked number three in the UK Experian Corpfin Advisor League Tables and M&A for volume of deals done in 2012.Record month as housebuilder reservations defy doom mongers03-01-2013Shoosmiths has recorded its best month for new homes plot sales since the firm started formally recording data nearly nine years ago.Shoosmiths CEO Claire Rowe looks ahead to 201331-12-2012Happy New Year from everyone at Shoosmiths! We hope 2013 will be a happy and productive year for all.Merry Christmas from Shoosmiths10-12-2012Everyone here is starting to get into the festive spirit and we are channelling our Yuletide energies into supporting our national charity, which at the moment is Macmillan Cancer Support.New partner widens Shoosmiths' pensions scope07-12-2012Shoosmiths has extended the scope of its pensions team with a partner hire in Manchester.Double success at Mortgage Finance Gazette awards28-11-2012Shoosmiths' Recoveries Services Group (RSG) has scored a double at this year's Mortgage Finance Gazette Awards.Shoosmiths tops diversity table for second year running15-11-2012Shoosmiths has topped the UK's leading diversity table for the second year running.Shoosmiths on the up in Chambers UK rankings05-11-2012Shoosmiths has seen 32% of its submissions move up in the latest legal rankings published by Chambers UK.Shoosmiths advises August Equity on £111m sale24-10-2012Shoosmiths has advised the selling shareholders, including August Equity LLP (August Equity) on its £111m sale of Enara Group Limited (Enara) to MITIE Group PLC (MITIE).Shoosmiths’ national charity effort pays off17-10-2012Shoosmiths has raised more than £3,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support by taking part in its annual 'World's Biggest Coffee Event'Shoosmiths advises on quick-fire MBO for a2e17-10-2012Shoosmiths' corporate team has helped a Manchester venture capitalist back the management buyout of a specialist maker of aluminum doors and windows.Shoosmiths enjoys Legal 500 success12-10-2012Shoosmiths has recorded across-the-board improvements in the new Legal 500 rankings.ACH Shoosmiths opens for business01-10-2012ACH Shoosmiths is launched today (Monday 1 October). It is the result of a merger between top 40 national law firm Shoosmiths and Edinburgh-based Archibald Campbell & Harley.Shoosmiths to attend 2012 Pharmacy Show at NEC28-09-2012Shoosmiths' professional discipline team will be making its annual visit to the Pharmacy Show at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham on 30 September and 1 October.Graduates vote Shoosmiths a top company to work for13-09-2012Shoosmiths has been voted one of the top law firms for graduates to work for.Conference success helps put Shoosmiths on world map11-09-2012The Shoosmiths-hosted World Services Group 10th Annual Conference has been hailed a resounding success.Law firms face three 'drivers of change' - Susskind06-09-2012Law firms are facing three main 'drivers of change', according to Professor Richard Susskind.Shoosmiths advises Autologic on its sale to Stobart20-08-2012Shoosmiths has advised client Autologic Holdings plc on its £12m sale to Stobart Holdings Limited, a subsidiary of Stobart Group Limited.Shoosmiths launches £50,000 Macmillan charity partnership14-08-2012Shoosmiths has launched its national charity partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support.Shoosmiths team behind a2e's lightning strike 14-08-2012A multi-discipline team from Shoosmiths has helped a Manchester venture capitalist buy a defence and aerospace manufacturer.Susskind will deliver world conference keynote speech10-08-2012Professor Richard Susskind OBE has been revealed as keynote speaker at the Shoosmiths-hosted World Services Group 10th Annual Conference, in London.A new look for Shoosmiths05-08-2012Shoosmiths today (6 August) revealed a different look for its brand and the launch of a new website.Shoosmiths helps £4.5 billion rail contract get on track27-07-2012Shoosmiths has helped client Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) secure a £4.5 billion contract to build and service new trains for the next 30 years.Success for Shoosmiths at LawWorks Pro Bono Awards23-07-2012Shoosmiths has been celebrating its second year of success at the 2012 LawWorks Pro Bono Awards.Red Bull High Court trade mark victory should reassure brand owners19-07-2012Shoosmiths has secured an important High Court victory for client Red Bull, which should reassure owners of household name brands seeking to prevent rivals infringing famous trade marks.Krispy Kreme win is sweet success13-07-2012Shoosmiths has become sole legal services provider to Krispy Kreme UK Limited.Shoosmiths to host global network's 10th annual conference11-07-2012Delegates from law firms around the world will descend on London for the World Services Group 10th Annual Conference, in September.Shoosmiths adds professional discipline to its regulatory offering26-06-2012Shoosmiths has recruited a professional discipline specialist to develop a new team at its Manchester office.Merger sees Shoosmiths move into Scotland22-06-2012Shoosmiths is to merge with Scottish law firm Archibald Campbell & Harley.Shoosmiths named 'highly commended employer'14-05-2012Shoosmiths has been recognised as a 'highly commended employer' by the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx).Clean sweep for Shoosmiths at Deals Awards02-05-2012Shoosmiths was the legal star of the show at the Thames Valley & Solent Deals Awards, 2012 after winning both of the legal categories.Shoosmiths advises Patriot Aerospace on its latest acquisition25-04-2012Corporate specialists at Shoosmiths have advised Patriot Aerospace on its acquisition of commercial helicopter charter specialist Veritair Aviation.Seven new partners among 2012 promotions17-04-2012Seven new partners are among 16 promotions at Shoosmiths.Shoosmiths advises MML Capital Partners on fourth deal05-04-2012Shoosmiths' Birmingham corporate team has advised MML Capital Partners on the sale of Virginia-based Cableform Inc to Hubbell Inc.Shoosmiths helps save jobs04-04-2012National law firm Shoosmiths has advised Unitech Industries on its recent acquisition of the business and assets of AMI Blaymires Limited.Final step in move to single case management platform28-03-2012All Shoosmiths' financial services dispute resolution and recoveries departments are now using a single case management platform, following the completion of a £1.2m migration project.'Direct and accessible' briefings are among most downloaded20-03-2012Legal briefings and updates written by Shoosmiths specialists are among the best and most popular on the Legal Week Law website.Commercial team next for Shoosmiths' Manchester office09-03-2012Shoosmiths has added a commercial offering at its Manchester office. It comes hot on the heels of the new planning team, announced in December.Shoosmiths strengthens competition law offering28-02-2012Shoosmiths has strengthened its competition law offering with the hire of a new partner.