Success and recognition for Shulmans

Over the years, our expertise and experience have been recognised through a number of accolades that we have won, or for which we have been shortlisted.

Our experience and expertise have been recognised over the years, and we have won the following accolades:

2017

  • We were shortlisted at the Business Masters Awards 2017, in the 'Professional Services' category;
  • Mark Lumley (a partner and member of the commercial team) won 'Data Protection Lawyer of the Year (UK)’ at the Finance Monthly FinTech Awards 2017;
  • We were shortlisted at the Insider Business Leader Awards 2017 – Director of the Year (up to £35m) – Tim Halstead;
  • We won the Specialist Groups Award at the Interlegal Montreal Meeting;
  • We are shortlisted at the Yorkshire Rainmaker Awards – International Deal of the Year;
  • We are shortlisted at The Lawyer Awards 2017 – Regional Firm of the Year.

2016

  • We achieved a double win at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2016: for the ‘Commercial Property’ award and the ‘Trainee Solicitor’ award (Ryan Adams);
  • Our real estate team won the ‘Property Law Firm of the Year’ accolade at the Yorkshire Property Industry Awards 2016;
  • We were shortlisted at the national Law Society Excellence Awards 2016 for our ‘Excellence in International Legal Services’;
  • We were shortlisted at the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2016, in the ‘Data Protection Law Firm of the Year (UK wide)’ category).

2015

  • Mark Wilkinson, Shulmans’ Head of Insolvency & Credit Management Services, won the ‘Rising Star’ award at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2015;
  • Our debt recovery team was crowned ‘Legal Team of the Year' at the 2015 Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) British Credit Awards;
  • We were shortlisted – and ‘highly commended’ – for the ‘Law Firm of the Year (11-30 Partners)’ award at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2015;
  • Our real estate team was shortlisted – and ‘highly commended’ – for the ‘Commercial Property’ award at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2015; and ‘highly commended’ in the ‘Property Law Firm of the Year’ category at the Yorkshire Property Industry Awards 2015 (one of only six firms to receive this praise);
  • We were shortlisted at the national Law Society Excellence Awards 2015 for our ‘Excellence in International Legal Services’.

2014

  • We were awarded 'Law Firm of the Year' at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2014;
  • The firm’s Managing Partner, Tim Halstead, was awarded 'Managing Partner of the Year' at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2014;
  • We were shortlisted at the Yorkshire Property Industry Awards 2014 in the category of ‘Property Law Firm of the Year’;
  • The firm’s residential property practice was shortlisted at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2014.