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Adam ShawPartner


Criminal law
Serious fraud and Proceeds of Crime
Historical sexual abuse
Serious and organised crime and murder
Breach of Anti Social Behaviour Injunctions (civil Court proceedings)
Motoring offences
Judicial Review
Military interviews under caution
Youth crime

Qualification and Training

Duty solicitor status: December 2015.

Trained and practiced as a solicitor at a Legal 500 firm in East London.

Police station accredited since 2011.

Legal Practice Course - BPP

LLB (Hons) 1st class - Sheffield Hallam University

Winner of Oxford University Press Student of the year prize 2009 Innocence Project - 2010


Specialist serious crime and fraud offences.

Adam has a growing media presence. He has contributed to radio show talks regarding current legal issues including police impersonation frauds and appeared on Talk Live radio to discuss the David Beckham speeding ‘scandal’. He has also spoken with documentary makers regarding issues with prosecuting cases, specifically forensics and disclosure issues.

Based at our East London office. Adam is an experienced solicitor with a significant client base in East and North London.

Tenacious and unafraid to challenge police decisions and decisions of the Court regarding bail, searches and the taking of intimate samples. Adam recently issued Judicial Review Proceedings against a Magistrates Court.

Adam is a tenacious and persuasive advocate and is well known and respected amongst the London Courts.

He has meticulous case preparation skills and leaves no stone unturned when preparing for trial. He regularly makes applications to the Court in order to challenge and undermine the Prosecution.

Adam has a keen interest in representing defendants from the LGBTQ community.

and Awards

legal 500 uk leading firm 2017 chambers leading firm 2017