About us

Receiving the highest rating in this year's Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners directories, Shakespeare Martineau's education team boasts some of the most accomplished legal experts in the sector. With a history of acting for universities for over 100 years, over 90 university and college clients and nearly 100 of our lawyers working for these clients, education is something we care passionately about.

What does this mean for our clients?

  • We are legal experts who are used to working with the sector so understand the environment and context.
  • Our experience means our advice is practical and pragmatic, risk enabled rather than risk averse.
  • We work hard to build relationships that matter and are committed to adding value to everything we do.
  • We continually refine and improve how we deliver our services so that we can better meet the sector’s needs.