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Edwards Duthie Shamash Solicitors

Parliamentary & Public Affairs

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What the team is known for

Continues to be much sought after for its expertise in election matters and public affairs. Acts for a range of clients and is well known for its historic relationship with the Labour Party, which continues on a number of parliamentary matters. Deeply involved in some of the most prominent electoral law cases of recent years, and continues to be involved in a series of ongoing expenses cases arising from the 2015 and 2017 general elections. Provides a broad range of additional expertise including local government matters, reputation management and criminal law.

Notable practitioners

Gerald Shamash is renowned for his representation of political parties in electoral law matters. He also is the vice chair of the Society of Labour Lawyers.
"Gerald is very shrewd, competent and knowledgeable. He is also a dream to work with."

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Parliamentary & Public Affairs: Electoral Law


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